RN Summer Internship | UnityPoint Health - Cedar Rapids

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UnityPoint Health - St. Luke's Hospital

2019 RN Summer Internship Application

Summer RN Internship Program 

Deadline for application materials: January 11, 2019

St. Luke's offers internship opportunities to RN students each summer. Please download our brochure for additional information.

Please note the following details from the brochure.


  • Function as a member of the nursing team
  • Gain confidence in performing technical skills
  • Develop clinical judgment skills and priority setting


  • Successfully completed third year of BSN program
  • GPA 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
  • Complete application from website
  • Current BLS certification
  • All interns are required to be enrolled in a nursing course during the duration of the internship

Application materials

Application materials will be accepted December 1 - January 11, 2019

  • St. Luke's Hospital Application (www.unitypoint.org/careers)
  • Apply for Job ID 2018-53405 RN Student intern
  • References: Once you apply- you will be sent a Skill Survey email to complete. It is entitled UnityPoint Health Recruiting. You will include 2 Nursing Faculty names and email addresses. Please communicate with these 2 faculty that you are asking for a reference for this program.
  • Once application is submitted, an essay explaining "What does it mean to be a St. Luke's nurse must be emailed to our nurse recruiter jennifer.boxwell@unitypoint.org
  • Once application is submitted, your current Unofficial College Transcript must be emailed to our nurse recruiter jennifer.boxwell@unitypoint.org 
  • Deadline for application materials:  January 11, 2019
  • Late or incomplete applications will be automatically disqualified.
  • Interview dates in mid-March and final selection by end of March.
  • Date - Dates of the internship: May 31 – August 8, 2019

    Orientation - Central and unit-based orientation

    Clinical areas:  18 intern spots

    • Medical
    • Surgical
    • Critical Care
    • Maternal-Child Health
    • Mental Health (Adult & Child)
    • Physical Rehabilitation
    • ER/Trauma
    • Float Pool

    Schedule - Same schedule as your RN Partner: 36-40hrs/week

    For more information contact:

    Jennifer Boxwell, Nurse Recruiter
    UnityPoint Health – St. Luke's Hospital
    (319) 369-7158