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Flourishing Begins Here
Centura Health is proud to invest in career development for incredible RNs by offering residency programs to new and experienced RNs!
Nurse Residency Program Summer 2020 Cohorts begin on:
July 13th, 2020 (RN license required by June 29th, 2020)
August 24th, 2020 (RN license required by August 10th, 2020)
We encourage you to apply as soon as possible for priority consideration.
Please submit your application , cover letter , and resume for consideration,whether you are interested in the Newly Licensed Nurse Residency, ICU RN Residency, ED RN Residency, Perinatal RN Residency, Neonatal RN Residency, Oncology RN Residency, Cardiac Catheterization RN Residency and Perioperative RN Residency. In the application you will be asked a series of questions that will indicate what program you would like to pursue.
Nurse Residency Programs offered :
Newly Licensed Nurse Residency
The Newly Licensed Nurse Residency Program helps help newly graduated RNs transition from the classroom to thriving as a difference-maker while experiencing a fulfilling and rewarding career. This program Utilizes Vizients AACN evidence-based curriculum. This program is designed to support new nurses transition to practice, applicants must have received their licensure in the last 12 months and have had no previous acute care RN experience. Nursing students who are nearing graduation are encouraged to apply. All newly licensed nurses will automatically be enrolled in this program with an opportunity participate in a program of their choice below if selected.
ED RN Residency
The Emergency Department Residency Program optimizes the integration of new and experienced nurses into the emergency nursing care practice utilizing a blended learning program which is evidence based through the Emergency Nurses Association (ENA).
Perinatal RN Residency
The Perinatal Residency Program optimizes the integration of new and experienced nurses into perinatal practice utilizing a blended learning program which is evidence based through the Association of Womens Health, Obstetrics, and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN).
Combination of days, evenings, nights and weekends/holidays may be required
Due to the pre-planned curriculum, time off requests during the first 12 weeks may not be approved
Centura Health locations:
Bob Wilson Memorial Hospital (Ulysses, KS) St Catherine Hospital (Garden City, KS)
A new hires location will be based on preference, number of openings and offer.
What You Bring/Job Requirements
What You Bring/Job Requirements:
Graduate of a School of Nursing
Associates Degree in Nursing required
Bachelors Degree in Nursing preferred
RN License required at least 2 weeks prior to cohort start date for Newly Licensed RNs.Current state nursing licenses or RN license from a participating state in the National Licensure Compact for Experienced RNs.
BLS from the American Heart Association required
RNs with prior acute care experience are not eligible for the Newly Licensed Nurse Residency Program
Physical Requirements: Medium Work - (Exert up to 50lbs force occasionally, and/or up to 20lbs frequently, and/or up to 10lbs constantly)
Your Connected Community
When people and places align, incredible things happen. Just like the 21,000+ amazing associates who work here, every community within Centura Health's connected ecosystem has its own unique history, story and personality.
Find your ideal career at Centura Health! With 16 hospitals, physician clinics, hospice services, home care and senior living communities, Centura Health's vast network of care spans Colorado and Western Kansas so you can experience a balanced lifestyle and enjoy a fulfilling career anywhere you want to work, live and play in Colorado. From the fast pace of a Denver-area Level 1 Trauma Center to a smaller rural or mountain hospital – we proudly offer a more diverse range of work settings and locations than any other health care employer in the state. Centura is an equal opportunity employer.