Job Shadowing and Observation
Shadowing/ Observing is approved for 12 hours. In order to shadow, students are required be 16 years old and to have a WFBMC departmental sponsor. The sponsor coordinates all on-boarding paperwork and is responsible for the observer while he/she is on site at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center or its affiliates. The observer may be asked to produce immunization records.
For questions on shadowing or non-clinical internships:
For questions on shadowing for nursing:
Nurse Summer Extern Program
The Nurse Extern Program allows rising senior nursing students in an accredited BSN program to gain hands-on experience in two different inpatient clinical locations throughout the Wake Forest Baptist Health system.
Applications for the 2019 Nurse Summer Extern Program are currently being accepted through October 19, 2018. Applications are reviewed and selected applicants will be scheduled for an interview this fall. For application information, call Talent Acquisition at 336-716-3339. For program information call Amy Milner at 336-716-3432.
Clinical students requesting internship at WFBMC should contact Nurse Affiliate c/o Nursing Education Dept
South Building, 3rd floor
You must have a departmental sponsor in the educational program or discipline to meet your internship requirements. Contact the department of interest and see if they can support your educational requirements. This sponsor will work with Contingent Workforce to coordinate your on-boarding paperwork and will be responsible for you while you are with Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and its affiliates.