Clinical rotations

At Edward Hospital, our goal is to foster an excellent learning experience for nursing students. We’re proud of the outstanding patient care and compassionate nursing that’s synonymous with Edward-Elmhurst Health.

Edward Hospital clinical nursing rotations

We offer clinical rotation experience as part of a nursing degree program in coordination with select, contracted schools. Other nursing internships are not available.

Undergraduate rotations

The following is information for undergraduate rotations.

For school coordinators

To request a clinical rotation, school coordinators should complete and email the Clinical Experience Request form.

In order for students to receive access to our electronic medical record, complete and submit information for each student using the Student Data form, at least two weeks prior to the rotation start date.

Please scan and email all forms to: Denise.Arp@eehealth.org

For faculty

To be completed on or before your first unit clinical rotation:

Faculty and Students are not permitted to begin clinical experiences until you submit the completed paperwork. Please download the Information Systems Code of Compliance form. All faculty and students must sign an individual form.

All code of Compliance forms will need to be scanned and emailed together to iss-access@eehealth.org  or faxed to 630-548-1342.

Faculty must review the Faculty Orientation Handbook. Students must review the Student Orientation Handbook.

Please scan & email signed Orientation Handbook Signature Statement to Denise.Arp@eehealth.org.  

Post Rotation forms

At the end of each rotation, please have the students complete and submit the Student Evaluation form.
If you or your students would like to recognize a staff nurse who exceeded your expectations for the clinical rotation, complete and submit the Excellence in Clinical Teaching form.
 

HealthStream access

Once you receive your Epic log-in information, you may also access our Health Stream program from any Edward computer or from your home computer. HealthStream houses educational material including:

  • Epic tips sheets
  • Alaris pumps tutorials
  • Pyxis tutorial
  • Lift equipment tutorial

To get started, review the Faculty HealthStream instructions.

If you are connecting remotely from a non-Edward computer, visit https://www.healthstream.com/hlc/edward

If you are using an Edward computer:

  • go to My Edward/Education and Training/Learning at Edward
  • Click on “My Learning” and log into the system
  • Please contact our ISS department at 630-527-3346 if you have any difficulties accessing the program

Graduate rotations

Job opportunities and shadowing

Learn more about job opportunities at Edward Hospital

Edward hires current nursing students as patient care technicians. We also have a new graduate nursing program.

Please visit https://www.eehealth.org/careers to apply.

Job shadow opportunities

If you are looking for shadow or observation opportunities, contact our Volunteer Services department at 630-527-5305. Shadow opportunities are limited in number and involve one unit visit of up to four hours.