Nurse Associate Extern

Nurse Associate Extern

Cleveland Clinic’s Nurse Associate Externship Program is a 10-week summer program offered to internal caregivers and external nursing students (BSN/ADN students entering their senior year). The externship includes working one-on-one with a nurse mentor, as well as time with fellow externs in a classroom setting.


  • Nurse Associate - Positions available across the Cleveland Clinic enterprise.
  • Clinical opportunities are available in the following nursing specialties: medical-surgical, critical care, heart and vascular, neonatal intensive care, obstetrics, PACU, behavioral health and operating room nursing.
  • Observation opportunities are available in primary care, care coordination, telehealth nursing and home healthcare. Locations include Cleveland Clinic main campus and regional hospitals
  • Find out more about our employment opportunities

Ohio Opportunities

Florida Opportunities

Resource Station

Resource Station

Student and New Graduate Nurses’ Resource Station

All student nurses and new graduate nurses are welcome to schedule a “live” meet and greet.

  • Review your resume.
  • Discuss Cleveland Clinic application process.
  • Discuss Cleveland Clinic interview process.
  • Learn more about student nurse and RN new graduate nursing opportunities.

Flexible appointment hours are available to meet students’ scheduling needs. Evening and weekend phone sessions are also available by request.

Office Location

Rockside II - Rockside Center West Creek
6100 West Creek Road, Suite 25
Independence, Ohio 44131
(Behind Cleveland Clinic Independence Family Health Center)

Contact Us

Meg Duffy, RN
Senior Director of Staffing & University Outreach

Clinical Nursing Practicum

Clinical Nursing Practicum

Interested in a clinical or practicum nursing rotation? At Cleveland Clinic, we help over 6,000 undergraduate nursing students each year develop the skills they need to pursue a nursing career.