Available cardiac and pulmonary rehab internships in Wisconsin
The following is a list of cardiac and pulmonary rehab programs in WI that have internships available. Included is the contact person and telephone number:

If your WI program has internship positions available, either in cardiac or pulmonary rehab, please contact Kelly Shields at (715) 295-3985 or email at kelly.shields@ministryhealth.org to have your information included in this listing.
Internship Listings

Aspirus Wausau Hospital - Wausau , WI
Program consists of Phase I and II cardiac rehabilitation, pulmonary rehabilitation, phase III supervised exercise. Undergraduate and graduate students accepted. Many opportunities for patient care and assessment, education, exercise prescription, community and employee wellness. Intern will also have the opportunity to observe heart procedures, stress tests, and other clinical interventions within the heart institute.

For more information:
Chad Swenson
Phone: 715.847.2830
chads@aspirus.org

Aurora Sheboygan Memorial Medical Center - Sheboygan , WI
Our program consists of phase II cardiac rehabilitation, pulmonary rehabilitation and a phase III medically supervised fitness program. Undergraduate and graduate students are accepted. We provide many opportunities for patient care and assessment, documentation, education, exercise prescription, and fitness testing. Interns are exposed to other departments including PT, OT, speech therapy, and massage therapy. Interns will also have the opportunity to observe stress testing and cardiac interventions. Students are accepted for all semesters. Send resume and cover letter to Rebecca Blake, EP.

For more information:
Rebecca Blake, EP
Phone: (920) 451-5341 x1
rebecca.blake@aurora.org

Coulis Cardiology - Sheboygan , WI
Cardiac Rehabilitation and Wellness Program. Outpatient cardiac rehab phases 2 and 3. Undergraduate and graduate students accepted. We provide many opportunities for case manager involvement with patients as well as community education for the city of Sheboygan. Observations in stress testing, heart procedures, pacemaker checks, holter monitoring/event recording, and coumadin clinic involved as well.

For more information:
Phone: (920) 458-9800

Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee and Menomonee Falls , WI
Undergraduates and Graduate students accepted. Send resume and cover letter for an interview. We usually accept one student per semester. Internships are coordinated through Chrissy Steiner, RCEP. See contact information below.

For more information:
www.froedtert.com
Chrissy Steiner
Phone: (262) 253-5220
christine.steiner@froedtert.com

Mercy Medical Center/Affinity Health System - Oshkosh , WI
Interns will experience both inpatient/outpatient cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation. Opportunities for involvement include patient assessment, education, exercise prescription, fitness testing and case management. Interns will also observe stress testing, cardiac interventions and open heart surgery. Undergraduate and graduate students with an emphasis in cardiac rehabilitation preferred. Applications are accepted for spring internships between October 1 - December 1, summer internships between February 1 - April 1 and for fall internships between June 1 - August 1.

For more information:
Scott Pethan
Phone: 920-223-1123
spethan@affinityhealth.org

Meriter Wellness Center - Madison , WI
Meriter Wellness Center is located at 2501 West Beltline Highway, Suite 207, Madison, WI 53713. Undergraduate and Graduates accepted. Opportunities include Phase I and II Cardiac Rehabilitation, Pulmonary Rehabilitation, Phase III, Weight Management/Circuit Exercise, Stress Testing and other Cardiology procedures.

For more information:
www.meriter.com
Emalee Coleman
Phone: (608) 417-6102
ecoleman@meriter.com

Ministry St. Michael's Hospital Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Department - Stevens Point , WI
Our program consists of phase II cardiac rehabilitation, pulmonary rehabilitation and a phase III medically supervised fitness program. Undergraduate and graduate students are accepted. We provide many opportunities for patient care and assessment, documentation, education, exercise prescription, and fitness testing. Interns are exposed to other departments including PT, OT, speech therapy, and nutrition services. Interns will also have the opportunity to observe stress testing and cardiac interventions. Students are accepted for all semesters.

For more information:
http://www.ministryhealth.org
Kelly Shields
Phone: 715-295-3985
Fax: 715-295-3998
kelly.shields@ministryhealth.org

ProHealth Care Inc - Waukesha & Oconomowoc , WI
ProHealth Care offers a comprehensive Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation experience. Interns are offered experience at both ProHealth Care sites, in Waukesha and Oconomowoc. In addition to the rehabilitation experience, interns are also involved in community outreach education and screening. Interns also are exposed to other departments within the product line including The Diabetes Center, Congestive Heart Failure Clinic, heart surgery, catheterization lab procedures, nutrition counseling, stress testing and more.

For more information:
Julie Stephenson, RN
Phone: 262-928-2330 or 262-928-3888
Julie.Stephenson@phci.org

Ripon Medical Center - Ripon , WI
Interns will experience outpatient Phase II and Phase III cardiac and pulmonary rehab, as well as cardiac stress testing, holter monitoring, and event monitoring. Interns will also be given the opportunity to observe cardiac interventions and an open heart surgery. Opportunities for involvement include patient assessment, education, exercise prescription, fitness testing, case management, and leading a monthly support group for cardiac patients and their families. This internship opportunity also allows for involvement in Ripon Medical Center's Pediatric Fitness Program, healthYouth. Students accepted for spring, summer and fall semesters.

For more information:
Lacey Bruce
Phone: 920-748-9174
brucel@agnesian.com

Sacred Heart Hospital - Eau Claire , WI
Students receive experience in Phase I, Phase II, Pulmonary Rehab, Patient Education, EKG/Stress testing, Community and Employee Education/Screenings and are given the opportunity to observe in the Cath Lab.

For more information:
Jodi Wittwer
Phone: 715.717.4377
Fax: 715.833.4978
jwittwer@shec.hshs.org

St. Luke's Medical Center - Milwaukee , WI
2900 West Oklahoma Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53215. Phase 1, 2 and 3 cardiac rehab. Opportunities for prevention and wellness activities also available. The intern will gain exposure to complex patients such as heart transplant and ventricular-assist devices. The intern will observe cardiac cath, angioplasty/stent, and cardiac surgery.

For more information:
Lori Kutschenreuter
Phone: (414) 649-5928
Lori.Kutschenreuter@aurora.org

St. Mary's Hospital - Madison , WI
Interns will experience inpatient and outpatient Phase I, II and III cardiac rehab. Interns will also be given the opportunity to observe stress testing, cath lab procedures, cardiac surgery, and preventive cardiology. Opportunities for involvement include patient assessment, education, documentation and exercise prescription. Students accepted for all semesters. Send resume and cover letter to Sharon Carl.

For more information:
Sharon Carl
Phone: (608) 258-6269
Sharon_Carl@ssmhc.com

St. Mary's Hospital-Green Bay - Green Bay , WI
Interns will have the opportunity to work with Phase I and Phase II cardiac and pulmonary rehab, as well as our Adult Wellness Center. Several opportunities for patient care and physical assessment, education, and exercise prescription. The intern will observe cath lab procedures, stress tests, echocardiography, and other clinical procedures. Undergraduate and graduate students accepted.

For more information:
Donna Tilot
Phone: (920) 498-3521
dtilot@stmgb.org

Mark Nelson
Phone: (920) 498-3519

St. Nicholas Hospital Therapeutic Exercise Department - Sheboygan , WI
Exercise physiology student internships available for bachelors or masters students. Internships available for summer, fall, or spring semesters. Includes cardiopulmonary rehabilitation, Lifetime Fitness, and a chronic disease exercise program.

For more information:
Tammy Riebe
Phone: (920) 459-4611
tammy.riebe@hshs.org

Linda TeBeest
Phone: (920) 459-4787

Stoughton Hospital - Stoughton , WI
Program consists of Phase II, III, primary prevention, diabetes class, stress testing, public speaking opportunities. Undergraduate and Graduate interns accepted. Please send your cover letter and resume to schedule an interview. We accept one intern per semester. Summer interns encouraged to apply. Address: 900 Ridge St, Stoughton, WI 53589.

For more information:
Betsy Cull
Phone: (608) 873-2379
ecull@stohosp.com

University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics/Preventive Cardiology - Madison , WI
We have one full time intern position available in the summer. Our internship will focus primarily on outpatient cardiac rehab, but will also involve outpatient pulmonary rehab, stress testing, primary prevention, and inpatient cardiac rehab. Priority is given to students that are completing Master's degrees in Clinical Exercise Physiology with an intent to work in cardiac rehab.

For more information:
http://www.uwhealth.org/heart-cardiovascular/prevention-screening-and-rehabilitation/10803
Heather Grant
Phone: 608.265.8388
hgrant2@uwhealth.org

Vernon Memorial Hospital and Clinics - Viroqua , WI
Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation and Diagnostics, Phase I, II, Adult Fitness, Community Education, GXTs, Bike and Treadmill Stress Echocardiography.

For more information:
Bonnie Anderson
Phone: (608) 637-4292
heart@vmh.org

Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare-All Saints - Racine , WI
Cardiac Rehabilitation, phase I-IV. Undergraduate and graduates accepted.

For more information:
Betsy Berning
Phone: (262) 687-5208
Fax: (262) 687-8013
betsy.berning@wfhc.org