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Nurse Extern - Acute Care - Neurosciences

Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Camp Hill, PA
Closing date
Apr 17, 2024
Penn State Health - Holy Spirit Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Camp HIll

Work Type: PRN

FTE: 0.001

Shift: Varied

Hours: Varied

Recruiter Contact: Allie Scheetz at [email protected]

SUMMER 2024 NURSE EXTERNSHIP (May 28 - August 3, 2024)


The Summer Nurse Externship is a 10-week program designed for ASN and BSN nursing students who will have at least one clinical semester completed by the start of this program. The Externship begins with a two-week orientation including both classroom and clinical components, in which the nurse extern performs basic bedside care and selected nursing procedures. The Nurse Extern is assigned to a Registered Nurse throughout the Externship to perform basic bedside care and selected nursing procedures. Nurse Externs partner with an RN to learn and demonstrate physical assessment skills and learn and demonstrate routine basic care skills (bathing, safety, and hygiene activities).

For more information on the externship, please visit:


* Nursing student of an accredited Nursing Program and one clinical rotation, or a Graduate Nurse without Boards required.


Penn State Health offers exceptional opportunities to learn and grow, exposure to a wide patient population, and the ability to provide individualized, innovative, and specialized care to patients in the community.

For more information:

Penn State Health offers an exceptional benefits package including medical, dental and vision with no waiting period as well as a Total Rewards Program that highlights a few of the many additional offerings below:

* Be Well with Employee Wellness Programs, and Fitness Discounts (University Fitness Center, Peloton).
* Be Balanced with Generous Paid Time Off, Personal Time, and Paid Parental Leave.
* Be Secured with Retirement, Extended Illness Bank, Life Insurance, and Identity Theft Protection.
* Be Rewarded with Competitive Pay, Tuition Reimbursement, and PAWS UP employee recognition program.
* Be Supported by the HR Solution Center, Learning and Organizational Development and Virtual Benefits Orientation, Employee Exclusive Concierge Service for scheduling.

For a full list with more detailed information:


Penn State Health Holy Spirit Medical Center brings acute inpatient medical services to the greater Harrisburg region with outpatient and inpatient locations in Cumberland, Dauphin, Perry, and Northern York counties. The facility features 312 beds, a four-story Ortenzio Heart Center, and around-the-clock complex critical care for those suffering from life-threatening injuries.

YOU TAKE CARE OF THEM. WE'LL TAKE CARE OF YOU. State-of-the-art equipment, endless learning, and a culture of excellence - that's Penn State Health. But what makes our healthcare award-winning? That's all you.

This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

Penn State Health is fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is unapologetically expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 7:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday through Friday, email [email protected] or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.

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