USD Health Sciences Career Fair Attracts Employers From Six States

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VERMILLION, S.D. — USD students and anyone interested in learning about jobs and internships in the health industry are invited to attend Friday’s University of South Dakota School of Health Sciences Career Fair in Vermillion. At least 25 employers will be on hand.

The event runs 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Nov. 20 in the Lee Medical Building atrium and includes opportunities for all School of Health Sciences majors: addiction studies, communication sciences & disorders, dental hygiene, health sciences major, health services administration, kinesiology & sport science, medical laboratory science, nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy, physician assistant, public health and social work.

The employers, from six states, registered to attend:

  • Aegis Therapies, Fort Smith, Arkansas
  • Aureus Medical Group, Omaha, Nebraska
  • Avera, Sioux Falls, South Dakota
  • Big Stone Therapies Inc., Ortonville, Minnesota
  • Blue Stone Therapy Solutions, West Des Moines, Iowa
  • Bryan Health, Lincoln, Nebraska
  • Central Nebraska Rehabilitation Services LLC, Grand Island, Nebraska
  • CHI Health, Omaha, Nebraska
  • Horizon Health Care, Howard, South Dakota
  • Huron Regional Medical Center, Huron, South Dakota
  • Indian Health Service
  • Interim HealthCare, Sioux Falls, South Dakota
  • LifeScape, Sioux Falls, South Dakota
  • Pioneer Memorial Hospital & Health Services, Viborg, South Dakota
  • Prairie Lakes Healthcare System, Watertown, South Dakota
  • Prioricare Staffing Solutions, Spearfish, South Dakota
  • Regional Health, Rapid City, South Dakota
  • Sanford Health, Sioux Falls, South Dakota
  • Sanford Vermillion Medical Center, Vermillion, South Dakota
  • SD Department of Correctional Health, Springfield, South Dakota
  • Sioux Falls VA HCS, Sioux Falls, South Dakota
  • South Dakota Human Services Center, Yankton, South Dakota
  • St. Luke’s Health System, Boise, Idaho
  • Tri-State Nursing, Sioux City, Iowa
  • Unity Point Health, Sioux City, Iowa
  • Volunteers of America, Dakotas, Sioux Falls, South Dakota

ABOUT THE SCHOOL OF HEALTH SCIENCES

USD’s School of Health Sciences is a national leader in interprofessional health sciences education. South Dakota’s comprehensive School of Health Sciences develops scholars, practitioners and leaders in health and human services, including addiction counselors, dental hygienists, health science practitioners, medical laboratory scientists, nurses, occupational therapists, physical therapists, physician assistants, public health practitioners and social workers.

ABOUT USD

Founded in 1862 and the first university in the Dakotas, the University of South Dakota is the only public liberal arts university in the state, with 205 undergraduate and 73 graduate programs in the College of Arts & Sciences, School of Education, School of Law, Sanford School of Medicine, School of Health Sciences, Beacom School of Business and College of Fine Arts. With an enrollment of nearly 10,000 students and more than 400 faculty, USD has a 17:1 student/faculty ratio, and it ranks among the best in academics and affordability. USD’s 17 athletic programs compete at the NCAA Division I level.

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