McLaren Health Care
Intern/Extern Opportunities

Internship and Externship Opportunities at McLaren

McLaren Health Care locations support a variety of clinical and non-clinical intern and extern experiences dependent on resource availability. Our mission to provide healthcare as we expect for our own family also includes creation of an excellent learning environment for students and interns
Our Guiding Principles of SERVE also reflect our intent to support learning:

  • Safety...of our patients and staff
  • all that we do
  • Respect...for everyone all the time
  • all that we offer
  • our way of life

Interested in pursuing a Career related to Health Care but are not yet enrolled in a program?

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  • Salaries and demand comparisons

Currently enrolled in a healthcare-related program:
Contact your program director, clinical/placement site coordinator or instructor to verify if there is an existing relationship with our Health System that supports your requirement for rotation. Coordination of potential new relationships for experiences at our facility will be facilitated by the identified lead at the college/university program and the clinical liaison at McLaren Northern Michigan.

Seeking summer / temporary/ part-time/ per diem (as needed) employment to gain experience in healthcare:

Employment in any area of our Health System will provide exposure to the healthcare environment and will provide experience in customer service, communication, teamwork, and providing safe and exceptional patient care.

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McLaren Northern Michigan Internship Information

There are no internship / externship opportunities available at this time.

McLaren Port Huron Internship

Who qualifies for a McLaren Port Huron internship?
To be considered for a student internship at MPH a student must be enrolled in an accredited academic program and the school program must require an internship/externship for graduation and/or credit.

How do I apply for an internship?
If you meet the above criteria please click on the link to fill out an MPH Internship Application and Human Resources will be in touch regarding opportunities.

I am no longer enrolled in school, but I would like to gain experience at MPH. What is my next step?
If you are not enrolled in school or don't need an internship for graduation, but would like to gain experience at MPH, please visit our Volunteer Services at LINK (place the volunteer page link in this link) to apply to be a volunteer.

What type of health screen will be required to complete a McLaren Port Huron internship?
In accordance with MPH policy all students/interns will be required to complete a Hep B (if applicable), TB test, flu shot and drug test (at student's expense).

What type of background check will be required to complete a MPH internship?
A background check will be required prior to starting at MPH. A student's school is responsible for providing background clearance to Human Resources.

What is required to be completed by my school before starting an internship?
Each school must sign a legal contract (Affiliation Agreement) outlining the terms and responsibilities of the internship. Human Resources will verify with the student if contract is on file with MPH Risk Management.

Will I have to attend an orientation?
Yes, each student must attend an orientation prior to starting the internship.

Will this be a paid opportunity?
Internships at McLaren Port Huron are unpaid opportunities.

Internship Application for McLaren Port Huron