Spring Internships
Centre Avenue Health & Rehab Facility - Fort Collins
Activities Internship - While serving as an Activities Intern at Centre Avenue Health & Rehab, you will become oriented to the Activities Department and to the environment at Centre Avenue, a rehab and long term care facility. The Activities Department coordinates and provides leisure and recreational activities for residents interested in group and/or independent activity pursuits. As an intern, you will learn to assess residents to aid in their specialized care. You will learn how to plan the monthly calendar of group events. And you will assist the Activities Team in providing the best experience possible for the residents in our care.

Social Services Internship - The intern would be involved in the admission and discharge process at a 90 - bed Medicare facility. The intern would utilize resources in the community to meet the medical and psychosocial needs of residents going home or to other facilities, as well as, assisting in meeting the needs of the patients and families while they are at Centre Avenue. Interns will also have opportunities to learn the DSM-IV and mental health diagnosis, especially those affecting the elderly.

Columbine Commons Health & Rehab Facility - Windsor
Activities Internship - We are looking for an intern in the Activities department at Columbine Commons. AS an intern at Columbine Commons Skilled Nursing and Rehab, you will work with two unique senior populations. The activity program offers a hands-on opportunity to interact with our residents through socials, exercise, creative outlooks, and many more activities. We are seeking an intern with charisma and contagious energy who is passionate about working with seniors. As an intern, you would benefit from time spent with the residents, in addition to working with the Activity Directors behind the scenes. There are several aspects to the internship that you will be involved in, such as, facilitating activities, assisting in creating the monthly facility newsletter and calendar, as well as, working with outside services.

Food Service/Dietetic Internship - A dietetic internship at Columbine is a wonderful opportunity to learn about the working routine of a clinical dietitian in a skilled nursing facility. Our dietitian focus is on clinical and management duties in our facilities. You will gain knowledge of a food first approach over supplementation for weight stability. We emphasize a hands-on approach for practical nutritional care in the elderly. Under the supervision of an RD you will experience the importance of an initial resident interview, completion of nutritional assessment, review of laboratory values, screening for malnutrition, and the care planning process. As a key member of the interdisciplinary team you will witness a team approach resident focused care.

Columbine West Health & Rehab Facility - Fort Collins
Activities Internship - An activities intern will assist the activity director facilitate group activities, provide 1:1 activities with residents, and help to plan and facilitate special events. Interns will be taught how to write progress notes, complete activity assessments, and learn the basics of care planning. Interns must be able to communicate well with other staff, family members, and residents, show initiative, and must be able to multitask.

Food Service/Dietetic Internship - A dietetic internship at Columbine is a wonderful opportunity to learn about the working routine of a clinical dietitian in a skilled nursing facility. Our dietitian focus is on clinical and management duties in our facilities. You will gain knowledge of a food first approach over supplementation for weight stability. We emphasize a hands-on approach for practical nutritional care in the elderly. Under the supervision of an RD you will experience the importance of an initial resident interview, completion of nutritional assessment, review of laboratory values, screening for malnutrition, and the care planning process. As a key member of the interdisciplinary team you will witness a team approach resident focused care.

Lemay Avenue Health & Rehab Facility - Fort Collins
Activities Internship - The activities intern will complete the following activities: complete and
enter in Matrix admission assessments, run activities, visit residents 1:1, and document and deliver resident's mail.

Food Service/Dietetic Internship - A dietetic internship at Columbine is a wonderful opportunity to learn about the working routine of a clinical dietitian in a skilled nursing facility. Our dietitian focus is on clinical and management duties in our facilities. You will gain knowledge of a food first approach over supplementation for weight stability. We emphasize a hands-on approach for practical nutritional care in the elderly. Under the supervision of an RD you will experience the importance of an initial resident interview, completion of nutritional assessment, review of laboratory values, screening for malnutrition, and the care planning process. As a key member of the interdisciplinary team you will witness a team approach resident focused care.

North Shore Health & Rehab Facility - Loveland
Activities Internship - Our days are never the same with wonderful residents, delightful staff and a fast paced schedule. Our work load consist of; charting ( participation records, Matrix notes and care plans), we gather residents and run each activity, we provide 1:1 visits with those residents who need smaller quieter settings, we decorate for the holidays, and last but not least, we try to make relationships with the residents that are meaningful and true. Our Activities Department team works very well together and has a lot of fun! We would love to have you join our team!

Social Services Internship - While working in the facility, you will acquire experience by working with residents, families and staff to provide for the resident's psychosocial needs. As you continue to get hands-on experience, you will learn the processes and procedures to help you develop skills in the field of social work and human services. You will have the opportunity to get to know and work with many of our wonderful residents and their family members.
Summer Internship
Centre Avenue Health & Rehab Facility - Fort Collins
Activities Internship - While serving as an Activities Intern at Centre Avenue Health & Rehab, you will become oriented to the Activities Department and to the environment at Centre Avenue, a rehab and long term care facility. The Activities Department coordinates and provides leisure and recreational activities for residents interested in group and/or independent activity pursuits. As an intern, you will learn to assess residents to aid in their specialized care. You will learn how to plan the monthly calendar of group events. And you will assist the Activities Team in providing the best experience possible for the residents in our care.

Social Services Internship - The intern would be involved in the admission and discharge process at a 90 - bed Medicare facility. The intern would utilize resources in the community to meet the medical and psychosocial needs of residents going home or to other facilities, as well as, assisting in meeting the needs of the patients and families while they are at Centre Avenue. Interns will also have opportunities to learn the DSM-IV and mental health diagnosis, especially those affecting the elderly.

Columbine Commons Health & Rehab Facility - Windsor
Activities Internship - We are looking for an intern in the Activities department at Columbine Commons. AS an intern at Columbine Commons Skilled Nursing and Rehab, you will work with two unique senior populations. The activity program offers a hands-on opportunity to interact with our residents through socials, exercise, creative outlooks, and many more activities. We are seeking an intern with charisma and contagious energy who is passionate about working with seniors. As an intern, you would benefit from time spent with the residents, in addition to working with the Activity Directors behind the scenes. There are several aspects to the internship that you will be involved in, such as, facilitating activities, assisting in creating the monthly facility newsletter and calendar, as well as, working with outside services.

Food Service/Dietetic Internship - A dietetic internship at Columbine is a wonderful opportunity to learn about the working routine of a clinical dietitian in a skilled nursing facility. Our dietitian focus is on clinical and management duties in our facilities. You will gain knowledge of a food first approach over supplementation for weight stability. We emphasize a hands-on approach for practical nutritional care in the elderly. Under the supervision of an RD you will experience the importance of an initial resident interview, completion of nutritional assessment, review of laboratory values, screening for malnutrition, and the care planning process. As a key member of the interdisciplinary team you will witness a team approach resident focused care.

Columbine West Health & Rehab Facility - Fort Collins
Activities Internship - An activities intern will assist the activity director facilitate group activities, provide 1:1 activities with residents, and help to plan and facilitate special events. Interns will be taught how to write progress notes, complete activity assessments, and learn the basics of care planning. Interns must be able to communicate well with other staff, family members, and residents, show initiative, and must be able to multitask.

Food Service/Dietetic Internship - A dietetic internship at Columbine is a wonderful opportunity to learn about the working routine of a clinical dietitian in a skilled nursing facility. Our dietitian focus is on clinical and management duties in our facilities. You will gain knowledge of a food first approach over supplementation for weight stability. We emphasize a hands-on approach for practical nutritional care in the elderly. Under the supervision of an RD you will experience the importance of an initial resident interview, completion of nutritional assessment, review of laboratory values, screening for malnutrition, and the care planning process. As a key member of the interdisciplinary team you will witness a team approach resident focused care.

Lemay Avenue Health & Rehab Facility - Fort Collins
Activities Internship - The activities intern will complete the following activities: complete and enter in Matrix admission assessments, run activities, visit residents 1:1, and document and deliver resident's mail.

Food Service/Dietetic Internship - A dietetic internship at Columbine is a wonderful opportunity to learn about the working routine of a clinical dietitian in a skilled nursing facility. Our dietitian focus is on clinical and management duties in our facilities. You will gain knowledge of a food first approach over supplementation for weight stability. We emphasize a hands-on approach for practical nutritional care in the elderly. Under the supervision of an RD you will experience the importance of an initial resident interview, completion of nutritional assessment, review of laboratory values, screening for malnutrition, and the care planning process. As a key member of the interdisciplinary team you will witness a team approach resident focused care.

North Shore Health & Rehab Facility - Loveland
Activities Internship - Our days are never the same with wonderful residents, delightful staff and a fast paced schedule. Our work load consist of; charting ( participation records, Matrix notes and care plans), we gather residents and run each activity, we provide 1:1 visits with those residents who need smaller quieter settings, we decorate for the holidays, and last but not least, we try to make relationships with the residents that are meaningful and true. Our Activities Department team works very well together and has a lot of fun! We would love to have you join our team!

Social Services Internship - While working in the facility, you will acquire experience by working with residents, families and staff to provide for the resident's psychosocial needs. As you continue to get hands-on experience, you will learn the processes and procedures to help you develop skills in the field of social work and human services. You will have the opportunity to get to know and work with many of our wonderful residents and their family members.
Fall Internships
Centre Avenue Health & Rehab Facility - Fort Collins
Activities Internship - While serving as an Activities Intern at Centre Avenue Health & Rehab, you will become oriented to the Activities Department and to the environment at Centre Avenue, a rehab and long term care facility. The Activities Department coordinates and provides leisure and recreational activities for residents interested in group and/or independent activity pursuits. As an intern, you will learn to assess residents to aid in their specialized care. You will learn how to plan the monthly calendar of group events. And you will assist the Activities Team in providing the best experience possible for the residents in our care.

Social Services Internship - Admission Intern would be Learning the admission process from the initial assessing of a patient to the Admission paperwork with either patient or their Medical Power of Attorney. They will also learn how to do tours for prospective future patients. Work on obtaining most current advanced directives and do audits for these on patients who don't come in with them. We also do a Follow up visit with each patient once they are in the building for a few days to see how their stay is going and see if they have concerns or if they felt Admit process went well. So the intern will be responsible for the interaction with patients on this.

Social Services Internship - The intern would be involved in the admission and discharge process at a 90 - bed Medicare facility. The intern would utilize resources in the community to meet the medical and psychosocial needs of residents going home or to other facilities, as well as, assisting in meeting the needs of the patients and families while they are at Centre Avenue. Interns will also have opportunities to learn the DSM-IV and mental health diagnosis, especially those affecting the elderly.

Columbine Commons Health & Rehab Facility - Windsor
Activities Internship - We are looking for an intern in the Activities department at Columbine Commons. AS an intern at Columbine Commons Skilled Nursing and Rehab, you will work with two unique senior populations. The activity program offers a hands-on opportunity to interact with our residents through socials, exercise, creative outlooks, and many more activities. We are seeking an intern with charisma and contagious energy who is passionate about working with seniors. As an intern, you would benefit from time spent with the residents, in addition to working with the Activity Directors behind the scenes. There are several aspects to the internship that you will be involved in, such as, facilitating activities, assisting in creating the monthly facility newsletter and calendar, as well as, working with outside services.

Food Service/Dietetic Internship - A dietetic internship at Columbine is a wonderful opportunity to learn about the working routine of a clinical dietitian in a skilled nursing facility. Our dietitian focus is on clinical and management duties in our facilities. You will gain knowledge of a food first approach over supplementation for weight stability. We emphasize a hands-on approach for practical nutritional care in the elderly. Under the supervision of an RD you will experience the importance of an initial resident interview, completion of nutritional assessment, review of laboratory values, screening for malnutrition, and the care planning process. As a key member of the interdisciplinary team you will witness a team approach resident focused care.

Columbine West Health & Rehab Facility - Fort Collins
Activities Internship - An activities intern will assist the activity director facilitate group activities, provide 1:1 activities with residents, and help to plan and facilitate special events. Interns will be taught how to write progress notes, complete activity assessments, and learn the basics of care planning. Interns must be able to communicate well with other staff, family members, and residents, show initiative, and must be able to multitask.

Food Service/Dietetic Internship - A dietetic internship at Columbine is a wonderful opportunity to learn about the working routine of a clinical dietitian in a skilled nursing facility. Our dietitian focus is on clinical and management duties in our facilities. You will gain knowledge of a food first approach over supplementation for weight stability. We emphasize a hands-on approach for practical nutritional care in the elderly. Under the supervision of an RD you will experience the importance of an initial resident interview, completion of nutritional assessment, review of laboratory values, screening for malnutrition, and the care planning process. As a key member of the interdisciplinary team you will witness a team approach resident focused care.

Lemay Avenue Health & Rehab Facility - Fort Collins
Activities Internship - The activities intern will complete the following activities: complete and enter in Matrix admission assessments, run activities, visit residents 1:1, and document and deliver resident's mail.

Food Service/Dietetic Internship - A dietetic internship at Columbine is a wonderful opportunity to learn about the working routine of a clinical dietitian in a skilled nursing facility. Our dietitian focus is on clinical and management duties in our facilities. You will gain knowledge of a food first approach over supplementation for weight stability. We emphasize a hands-on approach for practical nutritional care in the elderly. Under the supervision of an RD you will experience the importance of an initial resident interview, completion of nutritional assessment, review of laboratory values, screening for malnutrition, and the care planning process. As a key member of the interdisciplinary team you will witness a team approach resident focused care.

Social Services Internship - A social services internship at Lemay Avenue can be as varied or as specific as needed by the individual student. This is a fast-paced environment which requires constant assessment of priorities, strong communication skills, crisis management, initiative, and problem-solving. Skills developed include: Interviewing, advocacy, problem-solving, assessment, communication, community referrals/resources, case management, understanding geriatric medical conditions, interacting with Dementia/Alzheimer's/Parkinson's, and psychoactive medications and mental health diagnosis

North Shore Health & Rehab Facility - Loveland
Activities Internship - Our days are never the same with wonderful residents, delightful staff and a fast paced schedule. Our work load consist of; charting ( participation records, Matrix notes and care plans), we gather residents and run each activity, we provide 1:1 visits with those residents who need smaller quieter settings, we decorate for the holidays, and last but not least, we try to make relationships with the residents that are meaningful and true. Our Activities Department team works very well together and has a lot of fun! We would love to have you join our team!