Explore a Career with the South Dakota State Government

Explore a Career with the South Dakota State Government

DSS Intern - Nurse (Summer)

Yankton, SD
 
Session: Summer (May - August)
Position Title: Intern - Nurse Intern (Eight Positions)
Supervisor: Zeth Gaskins
Agency: Department of Social Services/South Dakota Human Services Center
Location: Yankton
*APPLICANT MUST BE A FULL-TIME STUDENT (MINIMUM OF 12 CREDIT HOURS) IN THE SEMESTER IN WHICH YOU APPLY.

Position Description:
This internship has been approved by the South Dakota Board of Nursing as a Clinical Enrichment Program and is directed by the Human Services Center's Director of Nursing. Intern will work under the direct supervision of an assigned Registered Nurse and assist the nursing team with nursing assessments and nursing interventions through the use of nursing diagnosis and care plans in a patient treatment unit. Primary duties will include nursing intervention, administering and monitoring response to medication and treatment, recording and reporting pertinent medical behavioral data and completing special reports and forms according to policies and procedures. The intern may function as co-leader of a patient group session, provide patient teaching, assist physician with examinations and treatments and provide basic first aid and emergency care.

Qualifications :
Applicant must be a full-time student at a college, university or technical institute at the time they apply. By the start of the internship, the applicant should have at least a sophomore standing or currently be enrolled at a technical institute and have completed one year (nine months).

Preference will be given to applicants with a junior standing, South Dakota residents and students of South Dakota institutions.

Applicant must be enrolled in an approved accredited RN program.

Minimum Salary: $18.54

Apply at: https://sodakprod-lm01.cloud.infor.com:1443/lmghr/xmlhttp/shorturl.do?key=FDN
South Dakota Bureau of Human Resources
Telephone: 605.773.3148
"An Equal Opportunity Employer"
*Positions can be filled prior to the Closing date.*

DSS Intern - Nurse (Summer)