Date Opened: February 1, 2019
The Nurse Extern program is an eight week, temporary, paid position for nursing students who are one year (or less) away from graduation. Students will work 36 hour/weeks and follow their preceptor's schedule. Eight Weeks are typically during summer months (June and July) while out of nursing school. Rockcastle Regional Nurse Extern programs follow guidelines as recommended by Kentucky Board of Nursing. JOB SUMMARY: Under direct supervision of a Registered Nurse, performs those functions not requiring expert nursing skill or judgment. This includes patient care, reporting patient attitudes, conditions or unusual circumstances to nurse in charge, maintaining equipment and patient units. APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 31, 2019.