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Nurse Practitioner Clinical Rotation (Arizona)

Program Description
The Mayo School of Health Sciences (MSHS) at Mayo Clinic in Arizona offers diverse and challenging clinical experiences to nurse practitioner students currently enrolled in a Mayo Clinic-affiliated master's-level nursing program.

This internship or clinical rotation allows nurse practitioner staff to provide nurse practitioner students opportunities to work in a multidisciplinary health-care team environment. Opportunities for experience are based on availability in Cardiology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Hospital Internal Medicine, and Transplant Medicine services, if approved by your school program staff.

Students will observe and participate in a comprehensive health-care center that offers:

  • A caring, collaborative environment
  • A state-of-the-art diagnostic, therapeutic and research facilities
  • A large, diverse patient population
  • An environment based on a team approach and with a commitment to mutual respect

Accreditation
Your college or university maintains accreditation for its nurse practitioner program and can provide more information on program accreditation.

Mayo Foundation is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools Higher Learning Commission.

Higher Learning Commission
30 N. LaSalle Street, Suite 2400
Chicago, IL 60602-2504
800-621-7440 (toll-free)
312-263-0456
Fax: 312-263-7462
www.ncacihe.org

Affiliated institution(s)
To participate in Mayo School of Health Sciences' Nurse PractitionerClinical Rotation, you must be enrolled in a master's-level program at an affiliate school. Please contact your clinical rotation coordinator at your school to inquire about placement and to determine if your school is currently affiliated with Mayo Clinic in Arizona.

Facilities
Your clinical rotation will take place at Mayo Clinic in Arizona. Inpatient experiences are at Mayo Clinic Hospital, Phoenix Campus; outpatient rotations are at Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale Campus and Mayo Clinic Specialty Building, Phoenix Campus.

Mayo Clinic in Arizona opened in 1987 as a premiere academic medical center in the southwestern United States, where advanced programs in medical research and education support the highest-quality patient care.

Scottsdale Campus is centered around a beautiful five-story outpatient clinic. This modern facility contains 240 exam rooms, an outpatient surgery center equipped for general anesthesia, a full-service laboratory, a pharmacy, a patient-education library, an endoscopy suite and a 188-seat auditorium for patient, staff and student education programs. Services in more than 66 medical and surgical disciplines are provided, including programs in cancer treatment and organ transplantation.

The Scottsdale Campus offers excellent education facilities, including classrooms, lecture halls, an extensive library and computer lab. The Samuel C. Johnson Research Center, a 75,000-square-foot building, houses scientists, trainees and students focused on molecular genetics, molecular immunology, molecular and cell biology, molecular chemistry and surgical research.

On the Phoenix Campus, the state-of-the-art 258-bed Mayo Clinic Hospital, which opened in 1998, is the first hospital entirely designed and built by Mayo. It has been recognized as "the Best Hospital in Phoenix" several times by Phoenix magazine.

Mayo Clinic in Arizona opened in 1987 as a premiere academic medical center in the southwestern United States, where advanced programs in medical research and education support the highest-quality patient care.

Graduation and Certification
When you successfully complete the master's degree in nursing criteria and the course work at your affiliate school, you are eligible to apply for the national certification examinations.

Hours
Depending on the specialty, students may have eight to twelve hour shifts or weekends.

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