St. Jude’s Nurse Extern Program
The length of the externship varies. Students who are entering their senior year of nursing school may apply. The internship is paid; housing is not included. Applications are available every year in the months of March, April, October and November.
Students who apply must be enrolled in a U.S. accredited nursing school with a strong interest in a career in pediatric oncology nursing. Externs will be supervised by an experienced nurse and will assist in providing care to patients, including therapeutic activities, bathing, and taking vitals. Externship positions are offered in the areas of inpatient leukemia, solid tumor and bone marrow transplant, and in the intensive care unit.
Why not apply for an externship and internship?
St. Jude opened in 1962, established by actor Danny Thomas. The children's research hospital treats children across the country who have cancer and other catastrophic diseases. The hospital continues to work hard to find cures for these diseases through research and treatment.
The location is usually in TENNESSEE.
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