Medtronic was the first business in Minnesota to establish a Project SEARCH site in 2009. Medtronic is the world's largest medical technology company, offering an unprecedented breadth and depth of innovative therapies to fulfill the mission of alleviating pain, restoring health, and extending life.
Interns at Children's Hospitals and Clinics - Minneapolis worked collaboratively with Wilderness Inquiry during 2014/2015.
Avera Marshall Regional Medical Center is part of the Avera system of care. Avera encompasses 300 locations in 97 communities in a five-state region. The Avera brand represents system strength and local presence, compassionate care and a Christian mission, clinical excellence, technological sophistication, an array of specialty care and industry leadership.
Fairview Lakes Medical Center is located in Wyoming, Minnesota and provides top quality primary and specialty care to the area northeast of the Twin Cities. The Fairview Lakes departments providing Project SEARCH internship opportunities are Environmental Service, Facilities, Human Resources, In-Patient Pharmacy, Nutrition Services, Security, and Supply Chain.
HCMC/Project SEARCH site provides an innovative workforce and career development model with a goal for interns to increase their independence, confidence, job skills and become competitively employed. Interns are assigned three separate ten week rotations dur-ing the school year. These rotations are in departments throughout the hospital allowing for development of a variety of social, emo-tional and job skills through real work experiences.