More Career Choices September 26, 2016

Fawcett Memorial Hospital in Port Charlotte, FL will be offering RNs an Ortho/Spine internship. The internship will be 12 weeks long. The first six weeks will include didactics in a classroom setting. During this time the intern will have modified hours to be conducive to learning: 0700-1530 Monday through Friday. For the last six weeks the intern will work 3 twelve hour shifts.

Training will be via an interdisciplinary approach. We will be incorporating Nursing, Physicians, Pharmacy, PT, OT, Dietary and EVS. Guest lecturers will speak on a variety of topics. Surgeons will do presentations on hip, knee and shoulder replacement. Also they will cover spinal surgeries as well. Anesthetists will present on the use of duramorph. Company Sales Representatives will be coming to present on prosthetic Joins, cell savers and Neuro monitoring.

To find out more please contact Rhonda Rogala at