The Nurse Residency Program at HSHS St. Mary’s Hospital offers a dynamic and engaging experience that will positively impact the nurse’s ability to provide quality, compassionate care to patients, as the new nurse transitions from student nurse to professional nurse. The Nurse Residency Program is 8 weeks for Medical-Surgical units and 10 weeks for Specialty units. A Preceptor and Educator, will partner with the new nurse to develop their clinical skills and enhance individual strengths to uncover their passion, allowing them to make the biggest difference during their nurse career.
8 weeks Medical-Surgical or 10 weeks Specialty
Weeks 2 - 8/10: 40 hours per week
For more information on the HSHS St. Mary’s Hospital New Nurse Residency contact:
Director of Education and Professional Practice
Program Curriculum includes:
The Simulations will be planned and prepared to coincide with different classes. The Simulations will primarily take place at St. John’s College of Nursing Simulation Lab in Springfield, Illinois, a state of art facility just opened in May of 2016.