Nursing Internship in Spinal Surgery

Location: Czech Republic: Prague

Term: Fall, Spring, Summer, Winter, Trimester, Spring Break, May Term, Throughout the year, Academic Year

Program Duration: 9-12 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 1-2 Weeks, Summer, Multiple Year, Alternative Spring Break

Dates: Year Round

V Úvalu 84 Prague, 15006 Czech Republic

Call Us

Phone: +420776108333


Our center specializes in spinal surgery. Due to the scope of care provided and the number of operations performed, the Spinal Surgery Specialized Center ranks among the leading medical centers within the Czech Republic. We focus on treatment of nearly all spinal conditions and diseases, such as injuries of the spine and spinal cord, degenerative and oncologic diseases, inflammation of the spine, and congenital deformities.

We also deal with post-traumatic conditions, followed by rehabilitation during the primary stage of post-operational development.

This specialty represents a perfect match for those of you interested in nursing and physical therapy, as the patients after spinal surgery needs medical, nursing and physiotherapeutic care. There will always be just one student, so your mentor will pay intense attention to you - a big chance to gain a great overview of nursing job tasks. In this department, the successful recovery is extremely important. Sensibility, patience, and reliability are the skills you should possess since the patients are reliant on the care of others.


1. Know everything about your chosen specialty and your mentoring teams before you apply.

2. Get ready for your work experience with the exclusive CHP Study Materials related to the specialties of your choice.

3. Get the CHP Program summary describing your placement, working hours (min. 25 hours weekly) and Tutorials and Excursions (3 hours weekly) in detail.

4. Gain the CHP Personal Recommendation on behalf of the hospital and mentoring team, which is based upon a positive evaluation by at least one of your mentors. For best students only - free of charge.

5. Communicate with your fellow students, thanks to the secure CHP System prior to your arrival.

Degree Level


Minimum Education

High School

Intern Types
  • Biology
  • Biomedical Science
  • Health Administration
  • Health Sciences
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • English

Languages Used as a Medium of Teaching
  • English

Cost in US$:

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Cost Includes:

Cost Include Description:

• Shadowing your mentoring team 25 hours per week minimum in the largest hospital in Central Europe
• 3 more hours of Tutorials on latest research topics and Excursions to our specialized centres every week in addition to the shadowing hours
• Study Materials to extend your specialty knowledge before your placement starts
• Accommodation nearby wonderful Prague Castle and Food
• CHP System to control your trip with just a click
• 24/7 CHP Team support
• CHP Certificate to summarize and confirm your placement
• Personal Recommendation for the best students
• Insurance

Credit Available


Volunteer Types
  • Public Health
  • Nursing
  • Medicine
  • Hospital
  • Health Education
  • Health Care
  • Health
Age Range
This Program is open to

Worldwide Participant.

Typical Living Arrangements
  • Guest House
  • Group living

Participants Travel to Czech Republic

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves
  • Physical Exam/Health Records
  • Other
  • Online Application
Typically The Application Process Time is
1 month minimum
Post Services Include
  • Exit Debriefing Abroad
  • Re-Entry Debriefing at Home
  • Alumni Network
Year Founded