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Rapides Regional Medical Center

New Grad RN

Alexandria, LA, United States
Full-time • Days > 10 Hrs/Wkends Rotate
Registered Nurse   Job ID: 397956
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Graduate Nurse GN New Grad Nurse RN
Rapides Regional Medical Center
Start Date: January, 2023

When you join our Medical Center as a new graduate nurse, you are opening the doors to a wealth of opportunity for career growth and advancement within your community and across the country. Our nurses are leading the field of nursing, and we provide the training and education you need to advance your career and perform at your best. If you are looking for a work environment as a Registered Nurse where diversity and inclusion thrive then Rapides Regional Medical Center is that place for you. Come find out what it truly means to be a part of the HCA Healthcare team. Apply using one application and interview for multiple positions in various specialties such as:

  • Emergency services
  • Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
  • Trauma
  • Cardiology
  • Surgical Services
  • PACU
  • Pediatrics
  • Labor and Delivery
  • Neonatal ICU
  • Med Surg
  • Med Tele
  • Orthopedics

Come jump start your career with an innovative and comprehensive RN Residency Program designed just for you.

Our New Grad residency Program is a year long and comprised of two phases:

The first phase is the orientation and preceptorship

The program provides a highly integrated and systematic approach to transitioning new graduate nurses by:

  • Defining a comprehensive baseline set of measurements and outcomes, evidence based structure, processes, and content with hands-on simulation and skills training
  • Integrating, teaching, monitoring, and managing adherence to those standards
  • Objectively evaluating success in achieving the RN residency goals
  • The program will also provide introduction and training to the EMR system for the facility
  • Continual support from a mentor and preceptor as you go through preceptorship

The second phase is YOUR Professional Development - Partner with a mentor, attending monthly seminars, and completing an evidence based capstone project with your group.

Full-Time Positions with Benefits

We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At Rapides Regional we offer an array of medical, dental, and vision packages as well as several add-on perks to make your benefits package truly customizable to you and your family needs. Some of our unique benefits we offer include:

  • Student Loan Assistance Program - $100 paid monthly towards outstanding student loans.
  • Tuition Reimbursement - Up to $5,520 in tax-free tuition reimbursement each calendar year for higher education courses (tuition, books and course-related fees - starts at 90 days of hire)
  • 401K Plan - Facility provides a 100% annual match on your contribution* (from 3% to 9% of pay).
  • NCLEX EXAM and Hurst Review Fully Reimbursed
  • Medical, Dental, & Vision Insurance
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Long Term and Short Term Disability Benefits
  • Direct Deposit and Employee Discount Program
  • And Lots More

The Life of an HCA Nurse

We are seeking new grad nurses for our center to ensure that we continue to provide all patients with high quality efficient care. Did you get into our industry for these reasons? We are an amazing tam that works hard to support each other and are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels patient care is as meaningful as we do. We want you to apply now!

About Rapides

Rapides Regional Medical Center is an award-winning 350+ bed hospital and ER in Alexandria, Louisiana that offers a wide array of services ranging from Cancer Care to Wound Care, and our medical Staff includes doctors in more than 30 medical specialties.

At Rapides Regional we believe that well-defined values are the key to nurturing staff and patient satisfaction. By joining our team you contribute to the positive culture of the hospital, which directly impacts the well-being of your patients, their families, your colleagues, and your own personal job satisfaction. We invite you to learn firsthand what our unwavering commitment to patient satisfaction, service excellence and professional expertise can do for your career.

About HCA

HCA Healthcare has been continually names a World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere since 2010. Our Corporation has spent over $3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts and other uncompensated expenses. We invest in our communities, in our employees and we will invest in you. If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply for our new grad nurse openings. We promptly review all applications. Candidates will be directly contacted by a member of our team. We are actively interviewing so apply online today.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Position Requirements (Minimum qualifications for the position)

  • Graduated or Graduating from an accredited Nursing Program
  • Obtain by start date a temporary/permanent RN Licensure in the State of Louisiana or valid compact license from permanent state of residence
  • CPR for healthcare Providers to be completed within 30 days of hire
  • ACLS to be completed within 30 days of hire

For answers to your questions on available shifts, salary, relocation assistance
shift differentials, sign on bonuses, and other relevant information,
please contact Graduate Nurse Recruiter
Fay Baptist-Sims at [email protected]
or call 504-220-5247


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Registered Nurse
Full-time • Days > 10 Hrs/Wkends Rotate

COVID-19 Vaccination

In compliance with the emergency regulation issued by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) dated November 4, 2021, and company policy, this role requires you to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 based on local, state and /or federal law or regulations, or to have applied for a medical or religious exemption (including booster for California).

About HCA Healthcare

What matters most to our diverse and talented colleagues is giving people the absolute best healthcare in the most compassionate way possible.

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