RN-Nurse Intern Program
Company: Baton Rouge General Medical Center
Location: Baton Rouge
Posted on: January 24, 2023
The Baton Rouge General Nurse Intern program is designed to
facilitate a successful transition from the role of nursing student
to a valued member of our nursing term. The program is also
designed to provide an enhanced learning experience that promotes
the knowledge and skills critical to administering quality patient
care in an acute care setting.
What is the Purpose? Nurse intern positions are available to a
limited number of highly motivated and qualified candidates.
Positions are available within Acute Patient Care areas for those
seeking a challenging and rewarding hospital career. Qualified
applicants participate in an interview process designed to place
applicants in areas of nursing practice congruent with their career
goals and aspirations. Interns will receive hourly compensation for
all program hours.
What is the program length ?Upon selection, the Intern will attend
a comprehensive Orientation. After Orientation the Nurse Intern
will begin a 6-week concentrated summer partnership with a personal
preceptor in a selected clinical area.
How does the program work ? During the Internship the Intern and
preceptor will function as a team in the delivery of quality
patient care. Interns meet with their preceptor and their nursing
leadership sponsor for an evaluation regarding progress. The
conference evaluation will provide proactive feedback that enhances
learning opportunities and identifies any barriers. Upon successful
completion of the summer assignment, Interns have the flexibility
to schedule shifts with their selected home unit in a manner that
does not compromise personal and school commitments.Candidate
requirements are established to promote a successful experience for
both the Intern and the preceptor. In addition to meeting the
employment requirements of Baton Rouge General Medical Center
1. Be a senior nursing student in good academic standing and
enrolled in an accredited program. Graduating December 2023 or by
2. Must present a recommendation letter completed by a Clinical
3. Provide an official school transcript at the time of the
4. Provide an up-to-date resume.
Individual Responsibility Candidate Requirements
1. Must be available to participate in one interview day.
3.Must be available to participate in an Intern Orientation May 30,
4. Available to work a full-time schedule for 6 weeks beginning May
5. After the initial 6 weeks is complete, a minimum of 12 hours per
month is required to maintain the Intern's skill level and provide
further opportunity for growth.
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