Patient Experience (PX) Internship

Patient Experience (PX) Internship Application

Note: This application must be completed in one sitting; you cannot save a partially-completed version of this application. Using the back button may result in loss of content.

If you do not complete each section of this application, your application will not be considered



To further explore your career goals by talking with health care professionals whose own career paths are congruent with your interests.

To observe and begin to develop the communication and empathy skills which are fundamental to effective patient care.

To develop interpersonal skills through interaction with hospital patients.

To prepare for the application process to health professional programs through the application process for this internship and periodic writing assignments.


Must complete and pass the screening process through My Clinical Exchange (cost approx. $36.50 paid directly to that company) by April 15, 2018.  More information on this to follow.

Qualifications include the following:

  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Prioritization of patient-centered care; excellent customer service.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to perform routine tasks effectively.
  • Flexibility.
  • Good judgment.

Potential interns may contact the Pre-Health Professions Advising Office at 520-621-7763 with questions. This internship opportunity is limited to 30 students.   

Biographical information

Expected Graduation Date *
E.g., 06/25/2018

Note: If you are copying/pasting from other sources please make sure the entire section is copied over correctly.


List all volunteer, leadership, club, clinical and/or research experiences in which you have participated since starting college.  Include at least one sentence regarding the importance of this activity to you.  Please also list any awards or scholarships you have received.


List all math, physics, chemistry and biology courses you have completed at the college level and include your grades in these courses.  Calculate your GPA for those courses and include that GPA (also called your BCPM-biology, chemistry, physics, math-GPA) at end of the page. Include grades from any transferred courses.

Essay Question:

Respond to the following prompt in no more than 500 words.