Training and Internship - Marion VA Medical Center
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Marion VA Medical Center


Training and Internship

Welcome and thank you for choosing the Marion VA Medical Center as your training/internship site. Please contact the Education Technician at 618-997-5311 ext. 54409 or through email to make preceptor arrangement.

Student/Intern Orientation Guide

Before you begin your internship experience there are several items that must be completed as outlined below.

In addition to the required paperwork and mandatory education, you must also get fingerprinted by Human Resources at least 45 days before your clinical start date.

For Nursing Clinical Instructors should make sure that your students complete their fingerprint 30 days before the start of their clinical cysle.

The procedures to In-Process into the Marion VAMC facility are below, please complete items 1 through 6 to ensure you meet all in-processing requirements.

When your Trainee Packet paperwork is filled out completely and turned in to the Education Technician, please contact Human Resources at 618-997-5311 ext. 54013 to schedule a time to be fingerprinted.

1.  VA Student Rotation Checklist

1a. VA Nursing Student Rotation Checklist

2.   Application for Health Professions Trainees: VA 10-2850D 

3.   Declaration for Federal Employment: OF 306 

4.   Finger Print Form

5.  Instructions for TMS MSE  then complete the Mandatory Training for Trainees Mandatory Training and print the Certificate of Completion. If you previously completed the Mandatory Training for Trainees and have a Certificate of  Completion on file in the Education Office, please contact the Student Coordinator at ext. 54409

6.  WOC Letter

At the conclusion of your rotation/intership we would appreciate your feedback on your experience at the VAMC. This information will be utilized to better our program for future students/interns. Please follow the link to complete the VA Trainee Satisfaction Survey-

This will only take 10 minutes.

For questions please contact the Education Technician: 618-997-5311 ext 54409.

Thank you for choosing the Marion VAMC as your rotation/internship site we hope you have an enjoyable experience.