About Student Placements
Internships, Externships & Postdoctoral Opportunities
WellPower offers a range of student placement opportunities for community college, undergraduate, master's level and doctoral level students. Students develop cultural proficiency working with diverse populations through a broad range of multidisciplinary, community based clinical and administrative experiences. All questions about placements should be sent to the primary contact at the placement.
Applying for a Student Placement
Helpful Tips for Students
NPI Application Process
Apply for your National Provider Identifier (NPI) upon submission of your application.
WellPower requires all students to possess an NPI before starting any hours with us in student placement. Be prepared to complete this process as you submit your application for student placement.
What is NPI?
The NPI is a Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Administrative Simplification Standard. The NPI is a unique identification number for covered healthcare providers.
How do I apply for an NPI?
To complete the online NPI application, you must first obtain an Identity & Access (I&A) User ID. You start the process by going to https://nppes.cms.hhs.gov/. Please refer to the document below for directions to complete your application.
Frequently Asked Questions
All student placements are unpaid.