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Nurse Residency

Prepare for a successful career during the New Graduate Nurse Residency Program at Adventist HealthCare.

About the Program

Top 5 Performer

Adventist HealthCare is nationally ranked in Vizient’s ‘Top 5 Performers’ for Overall Performance and Overall Unit Engagement.

The Nurse Residency Program at Adventist HealthCare uses a transformational and evidence based curriculum administered by Vizient and the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN)TM.

Our program supports the development of new graduate nurses both professionally and personally. Become a confident, capable leader and valued member of our team.

During the residency, you’ll experience:

  • A structured, progressive program individualized to your learning style and needs
  • Mentorship and guidance from dedicated preceptors and faculty members
  • Opportunities to make a lasting impact in the lives of patients and advance your career at Adventist HealthCare
  • Professional development
  • Support from peers

Two (2) Cohorts Annually

  • Winter Nurse Residency Program starting in March: 
    • Applications will be accepted September 15 – November 15
  • Summer Nurse Residency Program starting in August:
    •  Applications will be accepted February 15 – April 15.

Hiring Commitment

After you complete the yearlong Nurse Residency Program, you are required to work full-time for an additional year, for a total of 2 years.

Residency Locations

Learn from knowledgeable colleagues using innovative technology in well-equipped facilities. Your residency may take place at:

On-the-Job Nursing Skills

By the end of the program, feel confident in your abilities to:

  • Make effective decisions in a clinical environment
  • Provide clinical nursing leadership at the point of care
  • Thrive in a fast-paced, academic medical center environment
  • Use research- and evidence-based information to improve patient care and outcomes

Salary & Benefits

You’ll receive a full salary and excellent benefits during the residency.

EOE/Pre-employment drug screening and mandatory flu vaccine. We are a tobacco-free campus.

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Requirements & How to Apply

Prepare and submit your application to the New Graduate Nurse Residency Program.

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