Health & Wellness

  • Do you consider yourself to be nurturing, curious, or solution-focused?
  • Are you interested in learning about how the body works and how to keep it healthy?
  • Does it sound like fun to work at a hospital, clinic, laboratory, or recreation center?
  • Could you see yourself working with specific populations, like athletes, children, senior citizens, or animals?

Careers in this community focus on decreasing illness and injury and supporting others to be healthy and wholesome. 

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Sample Occupations & Industries

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  • Athletic Trainer
  • Audiologist
  • Child Life Specialist
  • Chiropractor
  • Dietitian Nutritionist
  • Doctor
  • Dentist
  • Epidemiologist 
  • Exercise Physiologist 
  • Genetic Counselor
  • Global Health Manager 
  • Health Administrator
  • Health Coach
  • Medical Lab Scientist
  • Nuclear Medicine Technologist 
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Optometrist
  • Perfusionist 
  • Personal Trainer
  • Pharmacist
  • Physical Therapist
  • Physician Assistant
  • Podiatrist
  • Public Health Officer
  • Radiologic Technologist
  • Recreational Therapist 
  • Speech-Language Pathologist
  • Veterinarian 

Want to put your interests to good use? Join other students who share them. Discover student organizations which relate to Health & Wellness at the Center for Student Involvement and Leadership. You can browse the database by letter or search by keyword or name for locating student organizations. 

Some examples of organizations that may be of interest:

  • American Association of Nursing Students
  • Dance Marathon
  • Exercise is Medicine 
  • Global Health Club
  • Medicus Pre-Medical Society
  • MEDLIFE
  • Minority Aassociation of Pre-Health Students
  • National Student Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  • Pre-Occupational Therapy Club
  • Pre-Physical Therapy Club
  • UI Special Olympics 
  • Undergraduate Public Health Organization

Also consider volunteering as a way to explore your interests, build your resume, and connect with the community!

In addition, you can find activities and events related to your interests via After Class

Professional organizations are a great way to explore, prepare, experience, and achieve your career interests and goals!

  • Explore - Learn what people in the industry do, talk about, and take action on
  • Prepare - Learn about job titles, companies, and organizational/thought leaders
  • Experience - Check out resources, including specialized job boards and LinkedIn groups to locate mentors and job shadowing/informational interview opportunities
  • Achieve - Polish your professional image by taking an active part in your industry’s association. Reach your goals through networking and the professional development opportunities your association provides.

Plus, professional associations often offer discounted memberships to students!

 

Sample of Health & Wellness Full-Time Jobs & Fellowships in Handshake

Behavior Technician at AIM Clinics
Registered Behavior Technician at AIM Clinics
Ultrasound Tech II - UNC/REX at UNC Health
Personal Trainer at PRO Club
Licensed Therapist/Counselor at PRO Club
Therapist/Counselor - LPC/LCSW or license eligible at UHS of Delaware, Inc.
Integrated Health Home (IHH) Supervisor at First Resources Corp.
Residential Care Facility (RCF) Supervisor at First Resources Corp.
Behavioral Health Therapist at First Resources Corp.
Medical Scribe / Clinical Informatics Specialist (Midwest City, OK) at Oak Street Health
Medical Scribe / Clinical Informatics Specialist (Oklahoma City, OK) - Spanish Bilingual at Oak Street Health
Medical Scribe / Clinical Informatics Specialist (Tulsa, OK) at Oak Street Health
Behavior Analyst (BCBA currently or in process) at ABS Kids
RN Physician Practice Nurse - Rex North Carolina Surgery at UNC Health
Medical Assistant II, Certified - UNCH Adult Surgical Oncology Clinic at UNC Health
Medical Scribe / Clinical Informatics Specialist (St Louis, MO) at Oak Street Health
Medical Scribe / Clinical Informatics Specialist (Hazel Park, MI) at Oak Street Health
Medical Scribe / Clinical Informatics Specialist (Albuquerque, NM) - Spanish Bilingual at Oak Street Health
Medical Scribe / Clinical Informatics Specialist (Midwest City, OK) at Oak Street Health
Medical Scribe / Clinical Informatics Specialist (Oklahoma City, OK) - Spanish Bilingual at Oak Street Health
Radiation Therapist - St. Mary's Hospital Janesville at SSM Health System
RN - Emergency Department - ($3,000 sign on) at SSM Health System
RN - Med/Surg - St. Clare Hospital, Baraboo at SSM Health System
Athletic Trainer (PRN) - St. Mary's Hospital Janesville at SSM Health System
Autism Behavior Technician at Behavioral Perspective Inc.
Diagnostic Medical Sonographer at Billings Clinic
Medical Assistant at Billings Clinic
Part-Time Speech Language Pathologist at Advanced Speech Therapy
Nutritional Services Aide at Mercy Iowa City Rehabilitation Hospital
Research Assistant II - Molecular Techniques at University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Ophthalmic Assistant Certified - Holly Springs at UNC Health
Lab Support Technician - St. Mary's Janesville at SSM Health System
Athletic Trainer at Makovicka Physical Therapy
Associate Dentist Effingham, IL at Patterson Dental
Assistant Director of Health Services RN, Assisted Living Memory Care Indianola IA at Ebenezer
Medical Scribe / Clinical Informatics Specialist (Tulsa, OK) at Oak Street Health
Medical Scribe / Clinical Informatics Specialist (South Bend, IN) at Oak Street Health
Nursing Assistant - Fulltime - Days at Kindred Healthcare
Dental Sealant Coordinator / Dental Hygienist at Scenic Bluffs Community Health Centers
Speech Therapist at St. Margaret's Health
Medical Lab Technician - Holly Springs Hospital - Night Shift at UNC Health
Physical Therapist at Fitness Quest Physical Therapy
Case Manager-RRT/Integrated Clinic at Community Alliance
Medical Scribe / Clinical Informatics Specialist - (South Bend, IN) at Oak Street Health
Medical Assistant (Sign-On Bonus) at Erie Family Health Centers
School-Based Therapist Bluff Elementary School at Life Connections
School-Based Therapist Hampton-Dumont at Life Connections
Adv Prac Prov Critical Care/ED - NNP only at UNC Health
Surgical Technologist - Children's Operating Room - Medical Center at UNC Health
Physical Therapist I at UNC Health
Medical Scribe / Clinical Informatics Specialist - Polish Bilingual (Harwood Heights, IL) at Oak Street Health
Medical Scribe / Clinical Informatics Specialist - Spanish Bilingual (Fort Worth, TX) at Oak Street Health
Medical Scribe / Clinical Informatics Specialist (East St Louis, MO) at Oak Street Health
Medical Scribe / Clinical Informatics Specialist (Highland Park, MI) at Oak Street Health
Medical Scribe / Clinical Informatics Specialist (Roseville, MI) at Oak Street Health
Medical Scribe / Clinical Informatics Specialist - Spanish Bilingual (Bellwood, IL) at Oak Street Health
Medical Scribe / Clinical Informatics Specialist (Rockford, IL) at Oak Street Health
Medical Scribe / Clinical Informatics Specialist (Mobile, AL) at Oak Street Health
Medical Scribe / Clinical Informatics Specialist - (South Bend, IN) at Oak Street Health
Registered Nurse-ER at Vernon Memorial Healthcare
Ultrasound Technologist at Regional Medical Center of Manchester, Iowa
Graduate Nurse (RN) Residency Program - ICU at HCA
Graduate Nurse (RN) - Nurse Residency Program - Med Surg at HCA
Graduate Nurse (RN) Oncology - Bone Marrow Transplant at HCA
RN - Pediatric Oral Surgery at Jordan Valley Community Health Center
Pharmacist’s Assistant- Medication Histories - 1.0FTE, Day/PM Shift at UnityPoint Health
Ambulatory Pharmacy Technician - 0.9FTE, Day/PM Shift at UnityPoint Health
Occupational Therapist - 0.5FTE, Day Shift at UnityPoint Health
RN/LPN at Cerenity Senior Care - Marian of St. Paul
Physical Therapist at Makovicka Physical Therapy
School Psychologist - LI at Achieve Beyond
Occupational Therapist - LI at Achieve Beyond
School Psychologist - HV at Achieve Beyond
Occupational Therapist - HV at Achieve Beyond
Clinical Psychologist - HV at Achieve Beyond
Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) - HV at Achieve Beyond
SLP_ Clinical Fellowship Year (CFY) - NYC at Achieve Beyond
School Psychologist- NYC at Achieve Beyond
Physical Therapist (PT)- NYC at Achieve Beyond
Occupational Therapist (OT)- NYC at Achieve Beyond
Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) - NYC at Achieve Beyond
Medical Scribe / Clinical Informatics Specialist - (Tulsa) at Oak Street Health
Mental Health Practitioner (ARMHS) at Metro Psychology Support Services
Nurse Practioner at UCS Healthcare
Optician at Shopko Optical
RN's Needed - Sign-On Bonus for New Grads! at Prime Healthcare
CNA - Certified Nursing Assistant at Cerenity Senior Care - Marian of St. Paul
Nursing Assistant (CNA/NAR/NA) -part and full-time hour options at Ebenezer
Speech Therapist at Regional Medical Center of Manchester, Iowa
Physical Therapist - Outpatient Orthopedics at Concentra, Inc.
Physical Therapist - Outpatient Orthopedics at Concentra, Inc.
Medical Assistant-KVMC at Vernon Memorial Healthcare
Medical Technologist/Medical Lab Technician at Aspirus, Inc.
RN Nurse Residency at ChildServe
Certified Nursing Assistant-Med/Surg at Vernon Memorial Healthcare
Medical Assistant at Vernon Memorial Healthcare
Direct Support Professional at First Resources Corp.
Registered Nurse (RN) at Marquis Health Services
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) at Marquis Health Services
Registered Respiratory Therapist at Ascension
Associate Dentist Opportunity- Sign-On Bonus Included! at Affordable Care
Licensed Clinical Psychologist at ABS Kids
PT General Dentist La Salle, IL at Patterson Dental
Behavior Technician at Caravel Autism Health
Physical Therapist at Career Tree Network
Sonographer at Northern Light Health
Manager – Infection Prevention at Northern Light Health
Certified Nurse Assistant at Hospital Sisters Health System
Certified Nurse Assistant at Hospital Sisters Health System
Certified Nurse Assistant at Hospital Sisters Health System
RN at Dialysis Clinic Inc. (DCI)
Staff Nurse at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)
Staff Nurse at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)
Dentist at First Care Clinic
Physical Therapist - Full-time or Part-time at Career Tree Network
Full-time or Part-time Physical Therapist at Career Tree Network
Direct Support Life Skills Trainers Caregivers at NeuroRestorative
REGISTERED NURSE (RN) I - MEDICAL SURGICAL UNIT (JOB ID: 394) at Northern Light Health
TRANSPORT MEDICINE RN at Northern Light Health
Medical Assistant (Huntington Station Long Island) at Forward
Critical Care Paramedic at Northern Light Health
Director of Nursing at Northern Light Health
Clinical Care Coordinator/RN at Northern Light Health
Certified Nurse Assistant - Medical/Oncology at Hospital Sisters Health System
Nurse Technician at Hospital Sisters Health System
Certified Nurse Assistant - Med/Surg at Hospital Sisters Health System
LPN at Saber Healthcare Group
Care Manager- RN at Northern Light Health
Registered Nurse at Northern Light Health
ChristianaCare HomeHealth Nurse Fellowship at ChristianaCare
Dental Hygienist at Midwest Dental
Speech Language Pathologist at Western Home Communities
LPN/RN with Kaleidoscope Staffing Solutions at Western Home Communities
CNA/CMA opportunities with Kaleidoscope Staffing Solutions at Western Home Communities
RN Med Surg at Northern Light Health
Staff Nurse Oncology at Northern Light Health
Medical Assistant - San Francisco, CA at Forward
Speech Therapist at CHI Health at Home
RN (Part Time) at Cottage Grove Place
Registered Nurse (RN) at Cottage Grove Place
Mental Health Clinician at Eskenazi Health
Registered Nurse (RN) | OR Circulator | Surgery | Surgical Services | Full Time | Days at Hospital Sisters Health System
Licensed Massage Therapist at Western Home Communities
Medical Technologist MT or Medical Lab Technician MLT- Laboratory at Mayo Clinic
Resident Assistant /HHA (pca, dsp, nursing assistant) Coralville IA, PT and FT at Ebenezer
Registered Nurse at Premier Health
RN Registered Nurse Emergency at Methodist Health System
Acute Care Registered Nurse at MercyOne Northeast Iowa
Emergency Department Registered Nurse at MercyOne Northeast Iowa
Pharmacy Specialist Technician|PRN|Rotating Shift at Hospital Sisters Health System
Registered Nurse (RN) | Medical | 30 hours/week | 7p-7:30a | SIGN ON BONUS! at Hospital Sisters Health System
Registered Nurse (RN) | Psychiatric Adult | PRN | Rotating Shifts at Hospital Sisters Health System
Dental Assistant at Midwest Dental
LPN/RN for Creekside Living in Grundy Center at Western Home Communities
Occupational Therapist at Western Home Communities
Study Technician (Research Assistant) - Dose Formulations at labcorp
Medical Assistant (Glendale, CA) at Forward
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) - Belfast, Maine at Penobscot Community Health Care
Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant-COTA at Aegis Therapies
Physical Therapist Assistant at Aegis Therapies
New Graduate Nurse Residency - RN, (Spring/Summer 2021) at Saint Luke's Health System
Physical Therapist at Altru Health System
Pediatric Speech Language - Pathologist at KidTherapy
Physical Therapist at Stafford Physical Therapy
Case Manager - Adult Services - Springfield at HCRS
Clinician - Children's Intensive Family Based Services - Springfield, VT at HCRS
Medical Assistant (Los Angeles, CA) at Forward
Speech Language Pathologist at FirstCare
Dental Hygienist - Avon, IN at Aspen Dental
Licensed LCPC or LCSW in Peoria, Illinois at Psychology Specialists
Licensed LCPC or LCSW in Pekin, Illinois at Psychology Specialists
Licensed LCPC or LCSW in Oblong, Illinois at Psychology Specialists
Licensed LCPC or LCSW in Pontiac, Illinois at Psychology Specialists
Licensed LCPC or LCSW in Decatur, Illinois at Psychology Specialists
Licensed LCPC or LCSW in Champaign, Illinois at Psychology Specialists
Licensed Clinical Psychologist (PhD/PsyD) in Pontiac, Illinois at Psychology Specialists
Licensed Clinical Psychologist (PhD/PsyD) in Peoria, Illinois at Psychology Specialists
Licensed Clinical Psychologist (PhD/PsyD) in Pekin, Illinois at Psychology Specialists
Licensed Clinical Psychologist (PhD/PsyD) in Oblong, Illinois at Psychology Specialists
Licensed LPC, LMFT or LCSW in Chandler, Arizona at Psychology Specialists
Licensed LPC, LMFT or LCSW in Las Vegas, Nevada at Psychology Specialists
Postdoctoral Fellowship Program with Psychology Specialists at our Illinois Offices at Psychology Specialists
Licensed Clinical Psychologist (PhD/PsyD) in Las Vegas, Nevada at Psychology Specialists
Licensed Clinical Psychologist (PhD/PsyD) in Decatur, Illinois at Psychology Specialists
Licensed Clinical Psychologist (PhD/PsyD) in Chandler, Arizona at Psychology Specialists
Licensed Clinical Psychologist (PhD/PsyD) in Champaign, Illinois at Psychology Specialists
Licensed Clinical Psychologist (PhD/PsyD) in Bloomington, Illinois at Psychology Specialists
Respiratory Therapist (RRT) at Providence Health & Services
Perioperative Registered Nurse at MercyOne Northeast Iowa
Licensed Dental Assistant at Dakota Dental Health Center
Registered Dental Hygienist at Dakota Dental Health Center
Speech Language Pathologist - HV at Achieve Beyond
Physical Therapist - LI at Achieve Beyond
Physical Therapist - HV at Achieve Beyond
Clinical Fellow/SLP - HV at Achieve Beyond
Speech Language Pathologist/Speech Therapist/SLP/Speech Therapy - Full Time at Aegis Therapies
Physical Therapist/ PT/ Physical Therapy - Full Time at Aegis Therapies
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Pediatric and Adult Clinical Psychology and Neuropsychology at NeuroHealth of Arlington Heights
Clinical Psychologist at NeuroHealth of Arlington Heights
Psychometrist at NeuroHealth of Arlington Heights

Sample of Health & Wellness Internships & Student Employment Jobs in Handshake

Graduate Nurse (GN) Residency - Internship - (All Participating Locations) - Fall 2021 Cohort at Baylor Scott & White Health Care System
Financial Analyst Intern at Michigan Medicine - Finance Development Program
Associate Veterinarian Externship availability at Veterinary Hospitals Association
Sports Coach Cedar Rapids at Eichhorn Recreation, LLC
Sports Coach Iowa City/North Liberty at Eichhorn Recreation, LLC
Web/Graphic Designer at Kirstin's Haven, Inc.
Social Media Manager at Kirstin's Haven, Inc.
Marketing Intern at Kirstin's Haven, Inc.
Intake/Group Coordinator Intern at Kirstin's Haven, Inc.
Human Resources Intern at Kirstin's Haven, Inc.
Health Home Assistant Intern at Kirstin's Haven, Inc.
Grant Writer Intern at Kirstin's Haven, Inc.
Administrative Assistant Intern at Kirstin's Haven, Inc.
Performance Dietitian Intern - Fall at EXOS
Performance Intern - Fall at EXOS
RN Intern Nurse Residency at HCA
Summer Intern: Digital Health IT, Software UX/UI backend and/or frontend Intern (June -August 2021) possible extension to 2022 at Globex Health
Interventional Radiology Technologist Intern at University of Virginia Health System
Paid Medical Office Internship / Medical Scribe Internship at La Jolla LASIK Institute
Undergraduate Internship (Non-Paid), Transition Support Program at Advocate Aurora Health
213453 Bioprocess Upstream Fall C0-Op at Boehringer Ingelheim Corporation
Digital Health IT, Software UX/UI backend and/or frontend Intern at Globex Health
Surgical Technologist at Aspirus, Inc.
Software Engineering Intern (GIS, Spring OR Summer 2021) at Pathloom
213537 Non-clinical DMPK & Drug Metabolism Fall Co-op at Boehringer Ingelheim Corporation
211910 Animal Research Fall Co-Op at Boehringer Ingelheim Corporation
211692 Stromal Immune Modulation Fall Co-op at Boehringer Ingelheim Corporation
211691 Solid Tumor Microenvironment Fall Co-Op at Boehringer Ingelheim Corporation
210527 Immunopharmacology Fall Co-Op at Boehringer Ingelheim Corporation
210626 Analytics & Insights Respiratory – Fall Co-op at Boehringer Ingelheim Corporation
Nursing Intern at Saint Luke's Health System
Psychological Testing Internship at Heartland Christian Counseling
CHOP Patient Media Internship at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Tremblock (medical device) associate at Kirsteinideas
Fall 2021 Internship Program - Syneos Health at Syneos Health
EXTERNSHIP at St. Louis veterinary Center in St Louis, MO at Heartland Veterinary Partners
EXTERNSHIP at Spencer Creek Animal Hospital in St.Peters, MO at Heartland Veterinary Partners
EXTERNSHIP at Shoal Animal Clinic in Athens, GA at Heartland Veterinary Partners
EXTERNSHIP at Oakbrook Animal Hospital in Gardner, KS at Heartland Veterinary Partners
EXTERNSHIP at McKinney Animal Hospital, in Tulsa, OK at Heartland Veterinary Partners
EXTERNSHIP at Independence Animal Hospital, in Independence, KC at Heartland Veterinary Partners
EXTERNSHIP at Hall Veterianry Clinic in Gaylord, MI at Heartland Veterinary Partners
EXTERNSHIP at Griffith Veterinary Hospital in Westland, MI at Heartland Veterinary Partners
EXTERNSHIP at Dyer County Animal Hospital in Dyersburg, TN at Heartland Veterinary Partners
EXTERNSHIP at Corbin Animal Clinic in Corbin, KY at Heartland Veterinary Partners
EXTERNSHIP at Cobb Veterinary Clinic in Midland, TX at Heartland Veterinary Partners
EXTERNSHIP at Chagrin Animal Clinic in Chagrin Falls, OH at Heartland Veterinary Partners
EXTERNSHIP at Care Pets Animal Hospital in Sellersburg, IN at Heartland Veterinary Partners
EXTERNSHIP at Callaway County Small Animal Clinic in Fulton, MO at Heartland Veterinary Partners
EXTERNSHIP at Barta Animal Hospital in Independence, KS at Heartland Veterinary Partners
Alcohol and Drug Counselor Internship at Project Turnabout
Golf Services & Cart Attendant at Finkbine Golf Course
Healthcare Continuing Education - Transcriber at Shirley Ryan AbilityLab, formerly RIC
Therapeutic Recreation Specialist In Training at Brookline Recreation (Town of Brookline Recreation)
Speech Language Pathologist - LI at Achieve Beyond
Therapeutic Health Technician Internship at ExercisAbilities
Volunteer at Compassus
Internship - Psychological Assessment Technician at Clinical & Consulting Neuropsychology
Internship/Practicum at VNA Foundation