American Association of Colleges of Nursing Nurse Residency Program Participants - This list includes residency programs participants recognized by the AACN however not all the programs are CCNE accredited. Click here for CCNE accredited RN residency programs.
UAB Medical -BSN Residency
Alaska Native Medical Center
Mayo Clinic – The nurse residency program is currently being reviewed. Please check back for information this fall (2013) regarding future Mayo Clinical Nurse Residency Program offerings.
The University of Arizona Medical Center - is located at the Arizona Health Sciences Center, adjacent to the University of Arizona in Tucson. The 487-bed teaching facility was the first to institute the 1:4 nurse-patient ratios on all adult medical/surgical/telemetry and pediatric units, the best such ratio among Arizona’s acute care hospitals.
California State University, East Bay - Application period was from January 15, 2013 – February 4, 2013. Check back for updates to the site.
Children’s Hospital of Orange County – No February 2013 cohort
Sharp Grossmont- Applications for Summer 2013 New Graduate Nurse residency programs will be accepted beginning Tuesday March 12, 2013 10am PST through Monday March 18, 2013 at 5pm PST.
University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) Medical Center - The New Graduate Residency Program is offered twice annually, in winter and summer, with each program lasting approximately one year. A BSN or MSN is strongly preferred.
University of California Irvine – The new graduate Nurse Residency Program is designed to support the new graduate hired at UC Irvine Health to transition from advanced beginner to competent professional.
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles – One of the top ranked RN residency programs in the U.S. Applications for the September 2013 cohort will be posted online March 11, 2013 at 5 p. m. through March 14, 2013 at 8 a.m
Sutter Health – The next cohort will start in February of 2013. New positions will post in the beginning of the year. Please note: The RN-STRONG new graduate RN residency program is still in its pilot phase so all aspects of the program are continuously being evaluated and changes are made as necessary.
Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford Versant RN Residency Program - Program Start date: 9/9/13 Applications accepted: 5/22/2013 5PM – 6/5/2013 5PM (doesn’t specify which time zone) Job requisition #1502. Current California RN license required by 8/1/2013.
White Memorial Medical Center - The program begins the first week of March and August.
San Joaquin Community Hospital, Bakersfield - Versant RN Residecy Program. Accepting applications now.
Standford Hospitals & Clinics - New graduate RN residency program Clinical Nurse I. View video & requirements online by visiting this link: www.stanfordhospitalcareers.com under Your Career tab, then select New Grad Programs, then SHC New Graduate RN Residency Program. Applications accepted May 6, 2013 through May 20, 2013 at noon.
University of Colorado, Denver - New Nursing grads: Post-Baccalaureate Nurse Residency Program. Program Dates include: Feb 19, 2013; July 29, 2013 Application window opens Monday, March 18th, 2013 & closes Monday April 22nd, 2013 at 5PM MST. Oct 28, 2013: application window opens Monday, June 17th, 2013 closes Wednesday, July 17th, 2013 at 5PM MST.
Children’s Hospital Colorado – Program start dates in August 2013. April 15-22, 2013: position posted. Look through the online database for Clinical Nurse I positions.
Hartford Hospital - External Spring 2013 Graduate Nurse applicants accepted 2/1/2013 to 4/1/2013.
Yale New Haven Hospital – Nurse Residency Program
DelawareDistrict of Columbia
Children’s National Medical Center - The paid Pediatric Nurse Residency is one-year long with three phases.
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital - The MGUH Nurse Residency Program provides Graduate Registered Nurses with mentoring and support that is critical to their professional development.
MedStar Washington Hospital Center - MedStar Washington Hospital Center’s RN Residency program provides support to new graduates as they transition to professional practice.
Christiana Care, Newark - Critical Care Nurse Residency next program cohort June 24, 2013
Baptist Health South Florida Versant RN Residency Program
Bayfront Health System, Saint Petersburg - GN/RN Resident position no longer posted. Check site periodically for updates.
Memorial University Medical Center - Offers two nursing residency sessions each year — one for winter graduates and one for spring graduates. They begin to accept applications for the winter residency program in October. Interested candidates may call the medical center.
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta – The Pediatric Nurse Resident program transitions new graduates into our highly specialized pediatric environment. Start dates are flexible and enrollment is open throughout the year pending board exam completion.
Emory Healthcare - All new graduate nurses at Emory Healthcare start their full-time employment in one of three residency programs.
Grady Health System - Participants are asked to commit to working at Grady for 24 months once they complete the residency program.
Piedmont Hospital - August 19, 2013 (Summer 2013) cohort application period: April 12-22, 2013. November 18, 2013 (Fall 2013) cohort application period: July 12 – 22, 2013.
Medical Center of Central Georgia, Macon – Nurse Grad Resdiency program. Complex Med-Surg/Ga Heart Center
Hawaii – Still Researching
Saint Luke’s Hospital, Boise – New Graduate Nurse Residency Program
Christ Medical Center & Hope Children’s Hospital - New graduate nurses must first apply online for Nurse Clinician I positions and then download the application materials online. Applications are accepted year-round.
Children’s Hospital of Chicago – Program start dates: March 4, 2013; August 12, 2013; October 7, 2013.
St. Elizabeth’s Hospital, Belleville, IL - RN Residency
Rockford Memorial Hospital, Rockford- RN Residency
St. Mary’s, Evansville – RN Residency program (scroll to the bottom of the page to find the information)
Iowa Health, Des Moines - RN Residency
University of Kentucky Hospital
Louisiana – Still researching
Central Maine Medical Center – RN New Grad Cardiac Residency. Accepting applications now.
John Hopkins Bayview Medical Center - New Grad Programs for Adult & Pediatric practice
Children’s Hospital, Boston
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston – MGH does not have any positions available for new graduate RN applicants at this time.
UMass Memorial Medical Center - New Graduate Registered Nurse Residency Program are posted twice a year, typically January and July. Notice of upcoming nursing residency programs is posted on our UMass Memorial Medical Center “Careers” website.
Baystate Health – New Grad Nurse Resident Neonatal Intermediate Care
Children’s Hospital of Michigan - The CHM Pediatric Nurse Residency Program is lead by the Children’s Hospital of Michigan’s Nursing Education Department. It is available for new graduates and novice nurses who wish to pursue a career in professional pediatric nursing.
Sparrow Health System, Lansing - Nurse Residency Program start Summer of 2013. This is a great opportunity for Spring 2013 Graduates only.
Mayo Clinic, Rochester
University of Mississippi Healthcare, Jackson – Registered Nurse Internship
St. Anthony’s Medical Center - Nursing Residency Program start date of July 2013
Children’s Hospital and Medical Center, Omaha - Nurse residency program. Beginning in 2013, they will hire two groups of new nurse residents each year: one group in March and one group in the summer.
Nevada – Still researching
Dartmouth -Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon - Now accepting applications for the Nurse Residency program beginning in 2013. Summer/Fall Sessions (July, August, September start dates). All applications materials must be submitted by April 15, 2013.
CentraState Medical Center – New graduate RN Internship Program
Atlantic Health System – Hire Learning Program for new nurse graduates.
Virtua Health New Jersey
CentraState Medical Center – New graduate internship
University of New Mexico, Alburquerque – New Graduate Nurse Residency Program
Thompson Health, Canandaigua – RN Residency posted 2/4/2013
Moses Cone Health System- RN Operating Room Residency Program
Wakeforest University Baptist Medical Center – Journeys: Navigations for Newly Licensed Nurses is designed to provide support to the new RN graduate nurse during the first year of employment. October 15 for Fall/Winter graduates and February 15 for Spring/Summer graduates .
WakeMed Health & Hospitals – Currently accepting applications for the Spring 2013 New Graduate Fellow Program.
UNC Healthcare, Chapel Hill - APPLICATION PERIOD: 2/18/13 through 3/18/13.
Cape Fear Valley Health, Fayetteville - Position no longer posted. Previous information: Summer Nurse Residency Program for Emergency/Critical Care Services, FCCU and Pediatrics begin July 29, 2013 and for Med Surg/Progressive Care Services, will begin August 12, 2013. Applications are now being accepted. Only new grads with less than 7 months relevant experience are considered.
Sanford Health, Fargo – Nurse Residency
Kettering Health Network - The availability of RN residency positions varies throughout the year. Candidates are considered through the standard nursing interview process.
Ohio State University Medical Center – Nurse Internship/Residency Program
ProMedica, Maumee – Nurse Residency Program
Integris Health (Baptist Medical Center) , Oklahoma City
Providence Health/ Providence St. Vincent Med. Center, Portland - Programs for new nurses
Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA - Graduate Nurse Program
Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA - RN Residency Program
Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster – Preceptor Program & Mentor Program
Main Line Health, suburban Philadelphia – Professional Nurse Residency Program
Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Hershey – Graduate Nurse Internship. January 2014 Graduate Nurse Residency will open for applications August 15, 2013-September 15, 2013.
Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading- Nurse Residency Program
Saint Vincent Health System, Erie - Graduate Nurse Program
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia - Graduate Nurse Residency
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), Pittsburg – Graduate Nurse Residency Program
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh (UPMC) - Blend Graduate Nursing Residency Program
University of Pennsylvania Health Systems/Penn Medicine, Philadelphia
Hospital of University of Pennsylvania – Nurse Residency Program
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center -New to Practice to Medical Surgical RN Prog
Pennsylvania Hospital - Nurse Residency Program
The Miriam Hospital, Providence – Graduate Nurse Residency
Greenville Health System, Greenville – Nurse Residency Program
Rural Assistance Center - Northwest Rural Residency Program. Applications accepted three times a year in January, June and October.
Vanderbilt University Hospitals and Clinics, Nashville - Application period for the Summer 2013 cohort is closed. Check back for the next cohort.
University of Tennesse Medical Center- Perioperative RN Residency
Cook Children’s Medical Center, Ft. Worth - Pediatric Nurse Residency Program
Memorial Hermann Hospital, Houston, Beaumont, Woodlands – RN Internships
Parkland Hospital and Health System, Dallas – New Graduate Programs
Seton Healthcare Family, Central Texas – Versant RN Residency. Residency open house March 7, 2013 1 – 6 pm.
Seton Healthcare Family, Austin – RN Residency now accepting applications for June 2013.
St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital, Houston - Graduate Nurse Residency program
Texas Health HEB (Versant RN Residency Program)- GN Residency Emergency Department Now accepting applications for July 2013 cohort.
Park Plaza Hospital, Houston (Versant RN Residency Program) – Requires 3 year employment commitment.
Houston Northwest Medical Center - Versant Residency Program – RN – SICU April 2013. Versant Residency requires a 3 years employment commitment to Houston Northwest Medical Center.
MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston - Clinical Nurse residency program April/May Graduates. Program start dates will be June & July 2013.
Intermountain Health Care, Salt Lake City - Pediatric RN Float Pool Nights New grad residency June 2013. Now accepting applications. Students with nursing GPA > 3.5
Fletcher Allen Healthcare,Burlington - Graduate Nursing
VCU Medical Center - The program’s focus is on the transition to professional nursing practice using Patricia Benner’s theoretical framework from her book “From Novice to Expert: Excellence and Power in Clinical Nursing Practice.”
University of Virgina Health Systems/Medical Center, Charlottesville – RN New Graduate Programs
Bon Secours St. Mary’s Hospital, Richmond - Peri Operative RN Intern Program
Cheyenne VA Medical Center – Nursing Valor Program
Inova Health Systems, Fairfarx and Falls Church - ADVANCE Clinical Ladder program for Nurses
Virginia Hospital Center, Arlington – Graduate Nurse Internship
EvergreenHealth - The program is offered several times per year and consists of approximately 64 hours of classroom time and 280 hours of clinical time with an experienced preceptor (over 8-10 weeks). Typically, more hours are added for specialty areas.
Francisan Health System - Comprehensive RN Residency programs to help you continue your career growth once you join.
West Virginia – Still researching
University of Wisconsin Hospital & Clinics, Madison - Nurse Residency Program
Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center - New Grad RN Residency Program
Tenet Healthcare System - Versant RN Residency
Wyoming Medical Center, Casper - Acute Care Nurse Residency Program. Start dates June 10th and Septebmer 16, 2013. Deadline to apply: March 31, 2013.
Nation – Wide:
U.S. Navy Nurse Corps