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Posted: August 25 2016
Company Location: Carlinville, IL
Application Deadline: No Deadline
Position: 5 Part-time, Unpaid
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DescriptionCeltic Healthcare offers home health and hospice services to patients throughout Northern/Central Illinois. The hospice team is offering an internship position to a Pre-Med student with an interest in geriatric or palliative care.
A student intern will shadow and support our interdisciplinary team by visiting patients, attending interdisciplinary meetings, and attending networking events. Interns will work with members of Celtic's interdisciplinary team, including the medical director/MD, RN case managers, home health aides, chaplains, social workers, and volunteers.
Celtic Healthcare's regional office is located in Shiloh. Internships are available for Spring, Summer, and Fall semesters.
ResponsibilitiesIndividual responsibilities will vary based on experience, coursework completed, and interests of applicant.
Responsibilities can include, but are not limited to, meeting with patients and families face-to-face, phone calls, ride alongs with various interdisciplinary team members, office/clerical support, etc.
RequirementsMust have access to reliable transportation.
All applicants must be able to pass a background check, fingerprinting.
Hospice and HIPAA training will be provided - no prior hospice experience is necessary.