Are you looking to join a team dedicated to providing exceptional care, support and education to the communities it serves?
Taking pride in our Sacred Work, Kettering Health Network is committed to transforming the healthcare experience with world class health services for our patients and their families. We strive to improve the quality of life of those in our community. Located in southwest Ohio, Kettering Health Network is a not-for-profit network of eight hospitals, nine emergency departments and 120 outpatient facilities.
The Extern is employed by Kettering Health Network in a precepted, cooperative relationship with the Clinical Nurse Preceptor. The nature of this position is to expose the Extern to role of the professional nurse.
The Extern will collaborate with the Preceptor in the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of the nursing care for a caseload of patients, as described by the scope of care in the area of practice in conjunction with the Ohio Board of Nursing Practice Act and GDAHA Guidelines for Student Nurses. The scope of practice is guided by the Ohio Board of Nursing Rules and Regulations. Externs are enrolled for college credit and may perform those activities that are allowed by a student nurse, under the direction of the Preceptor. The Extern directly impacts patient outcomes and care provided to patients/families/significant others.