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Graduate Nurse (RN) Residency Program - Med Surg

New Orleans, LA, United States

Description

SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)

SCHEDULE: Full-time

December Graduating Nurses:

5K Sign on Bonus & 5K Relocation

Next Cohort Begins January 13th, 2020

 

 

Tulane Medical Center has been named a World’s Best Hospital 

by Newsweek in its 2019 listing of the top medical facilities 

across the globe 

 

Graduate Nurse:

Have you graduated already or is graduation coming soon WOW!!! Now where do you go from here……..How you begin your nursing career is no small decision. As you consider your career path, why not start with an innovative and comprehensive RN residency program such as our StaRN Program. Become part of a collaborative team here at Tulane Medical Center, a teaching and research hospital with 235-beds in downtown New Orleans.

 

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Program Details: 

 

Our Nurse Residency Program will provide education, support and guidance to new graduate nurses as they begin their careers in HCA Healthcare hospitals such as Tulane Medical Center.  It is a yearlong, extensive clinical orientation (StaRN) and professional development curriculum for new graduate nurses that culminates in an evidence-based capstone project.

 

StaRN (14 Weeks Med Surg Orientation):

 

Specialty Training Apprenticeship for Registered Nurses

 

The StaRN Program is primarily designed to provide the graduate nurse with the tools necessary to succeed in today’s hospital environment.

 

StaRN will assist the graduate nurse with the transition out of the classroom setting onto the unit by providing the following training:

 

  • Didactic trainingintroduces nurses to core curriculum and hospital initiatives in a classroom setting
  • Simulation training:  reinforces nursing skills learned in a didactic setting
  • Hands on training:   8 weeks with a facility preceptor in a nursing unit

 

Certifications achieved – all tracks: 

  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI) Certification
  • Electrocardiogram (ECG) Dysrhythmia Interpretation
  • NIH Stroke Scale Certification
  • Meditech Modules

The schedule during the first portion of the StaRN is Monday through Friday, 8-hours a day, 40 hours a week. The preceptorship portion of the program consists of three 12-hour shifts at the hospital.  Attendance is mandatory for the entire program.

 

Program acceptance requires a minimum two (2) year, full time commitment to the hospital.

 

Professional Development Program (remaining 9 months):

 

  • Paired with a trained mentor for integration and socialization into the culture of professional nursing
  • Monthly resident seminars following a core curriculum for professional development
  • Completion of an evidence-based poster presentation 
  • Obtain Charge Nurse and Preceptor skills

 

Full-Time Positions with Benefits

At HCA, you have options. You can choose from a variety of benefits to create a customizable plan. You have the ability to enroll in several medical coverage plans including vision and dental. You can even select additional al la carte benefits to meet all your needs. Enroll in our Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), 401k, flex spending accounts for medial and childcare needs, and participate in our tuition reimbursement and student loan repayment programs.

  • Student Loan Assistance Program - $150 monthly benefit payment toward qualifying education loans – starts at 90 days of hire
  • Tuition Reimbursement - Up to $5,250 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).
  • Medical, Dental, & Vision Insurance
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Long Term and Short Term Disability Benefits
  • Direct Deposit
  • And lots more!

Tulane Medical Center Downtown

  • 1415 Tulane Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70112
  • For Profit
  • Established: 1976
  • Number of Clinics: 25
  • Ownership: HCA and Tulane University
  • Number of Licensed beds: 235
  • Number of physicians: 1,300
  • Number of FTE RNs/LPN: 615
  • Number of full time employees: 1500

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Qualifications

Position Requirements (Minimum qualifications for the position)

 

  • Graduated or graduating from an accredited school of nursing
  • Obtain ATT letter to sit for licensure exam by start of the Residency Program
  • Or state-approved temporary/permanent license
  • Self-motivated and strong communication skills required!

Candidates who will love our patients are preferred!!

 

For Further information on available shifts, salary, relocation assistance, sign on bonus, shift differentials etc., 

 

Please contact the Graduate Nurse Recruiter

Allison Kane at 337-522-4026 or email Allison.kane@hcahealthcare.com



 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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Tulane Medical Center
Facility: Tulane Medical Center
Job ID: 02560-16160
Category: Nursing - Professional
Contract: Full-time
Shift: Days (rotating weekends)
Job Class: Regular

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