Looking for a hospital job
- 0Dec 28, '12 by caitcusack914I have finished my first semester of nursing school and I'm looking to get my foot in the door. I live in the state of New York and have heard that after one semester of clinicals I can apply to hospitals as a personal aide. I currently work as a home health aide but I want hospital experience. I want to see if anyone knew if this was true, or they had more info on the topic! Thanks!
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- 0Dec 28, '12 by dayanaraI just finished my first semester too and I applied to several jobs in hospitals and nursing homes. Not a single call yet, but I'm keeping my fingers crossed! My professor told me that hospital jobs are highly competitive and that you either need a friend inside the hospital to get u in or good references. She told me to put her down as a reference and that it would help me tremendously. Maybe you can find a professor that can be a reference for you? Good luck!