Job Shadowing | Norton Healthcare Louisville, Ky.

Job Shadowing

Norton Healthcare job shadowing is an opportunity to better understand different health care career paths and experience our values-driven culture firsthand. Whether you are a student, current employee or professional looking to grow, we offer job-shadowing opportunities in clinical and nonclinical roles that immerse you in the quality care we provide at Norton Healthcare.

Everyone has unique career wants and needs. We’re proud to offer distinct options to help you get the most out of your customized job shadow experience.

Health Care Job Shadowing Opportunities

Traditional Job Shadowing

Explore career areas through observation in a one-stop, four-hour setting.

  • Gain exposure to build the foundation for additional exploration.
  • Learn more about specific positions that interest you.

Allied Health Structured Job Shadowing

An immersive experience allowing you to choose from various pathways

  • Learn about more than 50 allied health career paths.
  • Find a career area grouping that interests you, and cycle through shadowing various job roles.
  • Explore options for group sessions.
  • Meet with educators to align interests, abilities and goals with career opportunities.
  • Debrief with a career coach and form an individualized development plan.

Allied Health Job Shadowing Programs and Events

Spend a week in a guided program designed to align your interests with high demand careers.

  • Learn more about Norton Healthcare, along with your allied health career area of choice.
  • Maximize learning in a structured, immersive exploration program.
  • We’ll schedule around common student break periods.
  • Debrief with a career coach and form an individualized development plan.

Consultation

Speak to a health care professional and/or career coach.

  • Take first steps in career exploration.
  • Get answers to evaluate career compatibility.

If you are interested in job shadowing at Norton Healthcare, complete the form below. If any of the job shadow opportunities listed above are of interest to you, please be sure to list them under the “Reason for job shadow request” field. Allow up to three business days to process your request. If you have any questions, please direct them to JobShadow@nortonhealthcare.org.

Norton Healthcare job shadowing requirements:

  • Must be 18 years of age or older. If not, please attach completed authorization form from your legal guardian.
  • Send proof of influenza vaccine (Flu Season: Sept. 1 through May 31) and immunization certificate to include measles, mumps and rubella (MMR); hepatitis B; varicella; Tdap (last 10 years); tuberculosis (TB) (within the last 12 months) to jobshadow@nortonhealthcare.org. If you are a Norton Healthcare employee you do not have to submit proof of immunization.
  • Career Observation

    * Must be:

    - In an advanced practice program to shadow an APRN, DNP, MD, DO

    * Additional accommodations may be made if Workforce Development/requestor have communicated in advance

  • Request Dates and Times of Observation Experience

    Requested dates and times are subject to change due to availability within requested department. To provide the best experience, please note the following months have greater availability for nursing: January, July, August, September, November and December.

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