Nurse Intern - ICU
This is a per diem position working in the ICU departments 1-2 shifts weekly with additional shifts available.
Are you a student nurse who is interested in a career with Northwest Healthcare after graduation?
If so, consider applying for our Student Nurse Internship Program!
The program provides nursing students who are within a year of graduation the opportunity to work with nurse preceptors to gain skills and knowledge to help better prepare for a career in nursing.
In this PRN/Per Diem position, nurse interns will become familiar with the role and responsibilities of an RN by observing and participating in direct patient care under the supervision of their preceptor.
The Nurse Intern assists patients with the activities of daily living, performs patient care tasks and maintains a safe and clean environment. Completes tasks under the supervision of a Registered Nurse within the scope of practice.
Who is Eligible?
Nurse interns must be enrolled in an accredited nursing school and have completed at least three semesters.
Nurse interns must have a GPA of at least 3.0
Nurse interns must have current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification from the American Heart Association.
Nurse interns develop critical thinking and decision making skills by working with experienced nurses caring for
patients on their assigned unit.
Opportunities for additional clinical observation experiences in specialty areas of interest.
Weekly progress meetings with Unit Director/Educator gives nurse interns the opportunity to ask questions and
Nurse interns will receive priority interviews for our New Grad Residency Program upon completion of school.
Northwest Medical Center is comprised of a 300-bed hospital, three urgent care facilities, a freestanding emergency center and a large physician group, offering you a variety of settings in which to work. Every location is dedicated to providing safe, quality patient care, but more than that is the commitment to employees. It strives to provide a culture of teamwork, respect and appreciation for all staff, whether they care for patients directly or work in a support role. With employee appreciation celebrations throughout the year, opportunities for growth and the satisfaction that you are part of a hospital leading the way with accessible, convenient healthcare in Tucson, Northwest is a great place to work. NMC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.