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Internship Announcements

Prisma Health does not maintain any formal internship deadlines.  We recommend visiting this site weekly throughout the year to remain informed of newly announced opportunities.

Please note we are currently only accepting applications for the Fall.

Department: HeartLife – Life Center

Number of positions available: 1

Availability:

  • Location of internship: Lifecenter
  • Approximate dates of internship: TBD – Fall
  • Preferred days of the week: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday
  • Preferred hours: 7-3pm

Preferred degree program:

  • Students currently enrolled in: Bachelor’s degree, Master’s degree program
  • With a concentration or focus in: Exercise Science

Description of internship position:

The Cardiac Rehab Specific Internship mentors and transitions the Exercise Science (preferred) Nutrition, Health Science, Nursing, or Pre-Med Junior or Senior Student, in good academic standing, from the classroom into the workforce through our knowledge, leadership, and innovation. Through observation and hands on learning under the supervision of a qualified heartlife RN, the intern will receive relevant experience to be better prepared for their chosen career.

Multiple internships can be arranged during the semester. Each internship will last approximately 6-8 weeks. Preferred days and hours are Monday-Friday from 7:00a-3:00p. The department is flexible but would prefer the intern commit to a minimum of 24 hours per week.TBD – Repost from previous yearTBD – Repost from previous yearTBD – Repost from previous year

Learning outcomes:

Within 2-4 weeks, an intern will accurately measure resting and exercise BP’s, attach telemetry monitors, and safely demonstrate exercise equipment and assist with workflow.The intern will plan, implement, and present a unit based project under the supervision of the CR staff mentor over 6-8 weeks.Intern will observe active education sessions for cardiac rehab and diabetes during first month and take client post tests to demonstrate acquired knowledge.

Is a stipend available? No

Is academic credit available? Not Sure

Notes to applicants:

Possible host locations include HeartLife Greenville and HeartLife Greer.

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