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Students in Healthcare

Norton Healthcare is committed to developing and maintaining student education programs in Greater Louisville focused on developing a strong health care workforce. Programs and services are available for high school and college students to become involved with health care and explore career options.

Volunteering

Volunteer opportunities are available at all five Norton Healthcare hospitals — Norton Audubon Hospital, Norton Brownsboro Hospital, Norton Children’s Hospital, Norton Hospital, Norton Women’s & Children’s Hospital.

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Shadowing

Job shadowing provides high school and college students the opportunity to better understand different career opportunities within health care settings. Job shadowing opportunities are available for clinical and nonclinical job roles.

For more information, contact the Norton Healthcare Office of Workforce Development at grow@nortonhealthcare.org.

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Tuition Assistance

The Norton Scholars Program and other tuition assistance opportunities with Norton Healthcare offer assistance in pursing a health care career.

For more information, contact the Norton Healthcare Office of Workforce Development at grow@nortonhealthcare.org.

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College Internships

Internships are available to college students in a variety of clinical and nonclinical settings throughout the year. Visit our job search portal to find a college internship position that meets your career path.

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Student Nurse Apprenticeship Program

Norton Healthcare’s Student Nurse Apprenticeship Program (SNAP) is a three-tied culture, clinical, confidence model of intentional investment in student nurses. SNAP is a paid apprenticeship providing elevated educational and clinical experiences.

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Career Coaching

Norton Healthcare encourages and supports career goals by providing mentorship. Career coaches are available to aid in career selection and advancement opportunities.

For more information, contact the Norton Healthcare Office of Workforce Development at grow@nortonhealthcare.org.

Norton Healthcare-UPS Health Care Career Tracks

Discover a tuition-free pathway to an exciting health care career from two of the area’s largest employers and community supporters.

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Respiratory Therapy Apprenticeship Program

Norton Healthcare’s Respiratory Therapy Apprenticeship Program is a tiered approach to practice experience and learning development in the field of respiratory care. This is a paid apprenticeship program that prepares students for a registered respiratory therapist role after graduation.

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Apprenticeship and Training Programs

These programs are designed to fill education requirements, deliver experiential training and prepare you for an exciting career in health care.

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