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New Graduate Nursing Program

New Graduate Nursing Program

Next program start date: February 2, 2015

Graduates with less than six months of nursing experience may apply for opportunities in the following clinical areas: women and children's, critical care, intermediate care, emergency services, surgical services or rehabilitation and nursing care.

General Program Overview

  • Paid Staff Nursing Position
  • Candidates are eligible for internal transfer after twelve months
  • One week hospital orientation including:  General Orientation, Clinical  Orientation, Clinical Computer Orientation and New Nurse Orientation.
  • Three to nine month precepted learning experience
  • Classes & workshops related to the clinical area of focus
  • Role shadowing opportunities in various clinical areas
  • Bi-weekly coaching/mentoring sessions with nursing manager
  • Monthly peer support and continuing education sessions
  • Enrollment in the Rex Center for Leadership Excellence - Compassionate  Leader Program after completion of new grad program

To be eligible, candidates must:

  • Be a new graduate nurse with less than six months nursing experience
  • Have a cumulative 2.75 GPA or higher (preferred not required)
  •  Successfully pass NCLEX prior to the program start date 

Application Process

Apply Online between October 2014 and December 2014 

  • Critical Care - 13970
  • Emergency Services - 13972
  • Intermediate Care - 13971
  • Medical/Surgical Services - 13973
  • Women’s & Children’s Services - 13974