CAREER SERVICES CORNER: Juan Bell continues internship at Le Bonheur

Congratulations to Southwest alum Juan Bell who was hired as a biomedical intern at Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital last fall and after a successful semester, continues the internship this spring.

Bell received her Associate of Applied Science in computer information technology last spring. Once she completes the hospital’s requisite one-year internship, she will be eligible for the Biomedical Technician 1 position at the hospital.

Juan Bell with Career Services Specialist-Intern Coordinator Courtney Ward.

Juan Bell with Career Services Specialist-Intern Coordinator Courtney Ward.

“It’s exciting to be here at such a prestigious hospital,” said Bell. “This internship has helped me learn how to operate different equipment and improve my people skills as they pertain to working with others.”

Some of Bell’s duties as a biomedical intern include:

  • Performing operational and safety testing
  • Inspection and minor repairs of medical equipment
  • Troubleshooting
  • Maintaining inventories
  • Communicating with others

According to Southwest Career Services Intern Coordinator Cortney Ward, “Juan Bell represents the College very well and we wish her success in the future!”

Congratulations, Juan!

Visit Career Services online or contact the office at (901) 333-4180 or bwilliams@southwest.tn.edu for information on internship opportunities.