Student Program

Amy Costello with short hair and glasses wearing a red jacket and white blouseAmy Costello

HR Training & Development Coordinator

If you are interested in applying to join the team, check out this program or contact Amy by phone, 888-580-1060 or email.

HealthLinc is built on a foundation of visionary health care with a patient-centered focus and a strong commitment to academic excellence. We offer opportunities for students to learn and grow under the support and guidance of trained professionals.

    DEADLINES:

    Winter Spring/Summer Fall
    Placement Request Form October 31st March 31st May 31st
    Affiliation Agreement November 30th April 30th June 30th
    Start January 3rd June 1st August 1st

     

    HealthLinc is built on a foundation of visionary health care with a patient-centered focus and a strong commitment to academic excellence. We offer opportunities for students to learn and grow under the support and guidance of trained professionals.

    DEADLINES:

    Winter
    Placement Request Form October 31st
    Affiliation Agreement November 30th
    Start January 3rd

     

    Spring/Summer Fall
    March 31st May 31st
    April 30th June 30th
    June 1st August 1st

     

     

    • Clinical rotations must be part of an approved school program which is affiliated with HealthLinc.
    • All clinical rotation activities must have an up-to-date and approved Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) in place between the school/program and HealthLinc.
    • Clinical rotation activities must follow established goals and objectives and be in coordination with school/program faculty.
    • Students must have a complete and clean background check through their program/school.
    • Students who do not have medical reasons or religious objections to receiving immunizations must show proof of vaccination against the following diseases: Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Tetanus, Diphtheria, Pertussis, and Influenza.

    Complete all required forms and submit to Human Resource Training & Development Coordinator prior to the first day of work.

    DO NOT report for clinical rotations at HealthLinc prior to receiving an email from the Human Resource Training & Development Coordinator that all necessary paperwork has been received and you are cleared to start.

    Review and comply with all information outlined in the Student Learner Packet as well as all HealthLinc policies and procedures.

    Maintain courteous and professional behavior to all HealthLinc staff members and patients.

    Act in a professional and responsible manner when dealing with confidential patient records and other information which comes to the student learner by virtue of his/her work.

    Students are expected to arrange a satisfactory “work” schedule with their supervisor and abide by it. Any changes to the “work” schedule must be discussed in advance with the supervisor.

    • Clearly define expectations of “work” to be performed.
    • A safe and positive learning environment.
    • Performance feedback.

    When students reports to work for their first day, the supervisor should provide a specific orientation for that site and review all department standards and guidelines so that expectations are clearly defined from the start. The supervisor will accomplish this objective by reviewing the Supervisor and Student Learner Checklist. Some items which are included in the site/department orientation are:

     

    • HealthLinc’s mission, vision, and values
    • HealthLinc’ organizational charts and supervisory structure
    • Introduction to coworkers, site, and departmental staff
    • HealthLinc’s Dress Code and Professional Image Policy
    • Review of HealthLinc’s Policies & Procedures
    • Student’s HealthLinc schedule
    • Policies regarding reporting illness or other changes in “work” schedule
    • Student expectations and responsibilities as well as supervisor expectations
    • Review of HIPAA Information and answer any questions
    • Demonstrate how to use the phone, printer, copier, fax machine, and other devices

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    "My doctor is wonderful. He takes his time and I never feel rushed. I am always in the room on time and out within a reasonable time.."

     

    "First time and I was absolutely impressed. Had a dental emergency and no insurance. HealthLinc went above and beyond my expectations. Ended up having 5 teeth pulled that have been bothering me for years. No other dentist would even touch them because I had no dental insurance. I can honestly say I was very impressed and thankful to finally have decent care at a decent price."

     

    "I love HealthLinc! Service is always fast and friendly. Nurses and doctors are wonderful! I refer HealthLinc to all my friends!"

     

    "Comfortable atmosphere, sliding scale payments with good physicians that care. They truly care about the patients and go above and beyond to help. I went to HealthLinc before having insurance, but still go here now that I do because I enjoy them that much. I would recommend to anyone seeking general medical help."

     

    "I have had nothing but caring doctors and dentist here for my child. On her first dentist apt. they were very understanding and patient with my child who was afraid and comforted her very well. The doctor was amazing and I'm happy she's my daughter's new family physician."

     

    "When we lost our health insurance I panicked, but a HealthLinc Navigator was there to help. She held my hand through the entire process and made sure I was taken care of. In a time of such uncertainty, she made me feel confident that we would be OK. "

     

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    For normal and after-hours health care advice.

    HealthLinc, Inc. receives HHS funding and has Federal Public Health Service (PHS) deemed status with respect to certain health or health-related claims, including medical malpractice claims, for itself and its covered individuals.

    HealthLinc, Inc. receives HHS funding and has Federal Public Health Service (PHS) deemed status with respect to certain health or health-related claims, including medical malpractice claims, for itself and its covered individuals.

    HealthLinc, Inc. is a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b, and a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n)