Student Nurse Intern Summer Program

SoutheastHEALTH offers students the opportunity to participate in our Student Nurse Intern (SNI) Summer Program. The program is designed for the nursing student who has completed a fundamental nursing course.

As hospital employees, SNIs will be assigned to a medical surgical unit.  They will be have a designated preceptor and will work the same schedule as that preceptor, observing  their preceptor as patient assessments are completed, developing time management skills, and using the skills they have learned in their fundamentals class such as patient bathing, oral care, vital signs, assisting with feeding, and performing accu-cheks.

Who is Eligible?

Nursing students who are enrolled in a BSN or ADN program and have completed a fundamentals of nursing level course.

How Do I Apply?

Please send a copy of your transcript and the completed Extern Application and Area of Interest Survey with one of the following methods:

  1. Mail:
    Student Nurse Intern Summer Program
    Attn: Klaire Telle, MSN, RN
    1701 Lacey Street
    Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
  2. Email: 
  3. Fax: 573-651-5832