Student Programs

Scottsdale Healthcare, a not-for-profit community-based healthcare system serving the Northeast Valley, recognizes and supports students by offering clinical opportunities in many areas. Students work side by side with members of the medical staff and employees to gain hands-on experience.

If you’re a student, Scottsdale Healthcare has many areas that welcome you – whether or not you’re interested in a healthcare career. Our 4,500 employees include accountants, information technology professionals, cafeteria workers, housekeepers, groundskeepers, support staff and many others. Clinical opportunities are provided in the form of unpaid externships.

Scottsdale Healthcare has a wide variety of employment opportunities that meet the needs of the working student. (An on-site literacy-based child care center is available.) Entry-level positions may be available as well as positions that require more advanced skills. If you are interested in employment opportunities, explore the variety of opportunities available by visiting the employment section of our website.

As a "Thank you" for choosing Scottsdale Healthcare for your clinical rotation, students receive a 10 percent discount in the cafeteria, while working in a positive environment, networking with individuals in their chosen field of study.