Health Care High School Internship Program

Information for Students Who Attend School in Buena Vista County

Summer Health Care Internship Program

This program brings students and health care together, providing students experience in a health care environment and BVRMC the opportunity to meet future health care professionals. Students will be at BVRMC for one week (30–40 hours) between June 5 and August 11. After completion of the program, interns will receive a $250 scholarship.

Student Experience

As part of their internship experience, students will rotate through various departments. This will provide an opportunity for students to explore different fields and test drive their careers.

Areas of Career Exploration

  • Medical Laboratory Technician or Medical Technologist
  • Paramedic or Emergency Medical Technician
  • Pharmacist or Pharmacy Technician
  • Physical/Occupational Therapist or Physical Therapy Assistant
  • Radiologic Technologist
  • Registered Nurse
  • Respiratory Therapist


Eligible students must have completed their junior year of high school. Proof of COVID-19 vaccine is required.

High school intern with BVRMC nurse taking care of a patient in a bed


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For questions, please contact:
Carrie Turnquist, BVRMC Human Resources Director
at 712.213.8607 or