If you are a recent nursing graduate, or a RN with less than 6 months of work experience, the Nurse Residency Pathway at CHRISTUS can transition you into the fast-paced hospital world with greater confidence, more comprehensive knowledge, and an enhanced set of skills.
Designed by nurses for nurses, the Residency offers an 18-week program that organizes and oversees all aspects of your learning. The ultimate goal: better, safer, and more consistent patient care.
In this nationally recognized, comprehensive, and evidence-based program, you'll be supported professionally and emotionally by our nurses who act as mentors, preceptors and de-briefers, guiding and evaluating your growth at every step. Augmenting your clinical learning will be interactive classes and skills labs taught by subject matter experts to strengthen your educational foundation.
We welcome all applicants who are planning to complete the RN examination/licensure process prior to the beginning of our next cohort. We are excited about our journey to nursing excellence and providing the best care and achieving the best possible outcomes for our patients. This is accomplished with a nursing staff having the best preparation possible in evidence-based practices and research-supported knowledge.
Real-time evaluation to keep you on track. A fully-hosted Web-based suite of development applications offering 24/7 access to curriculum, clinical performance tracking, evaluation materials and real-time reporting. Rapid feedback enables you to track your clinical progress, connect with preceptors and other residents, and much more.
Qualifications 1. Registered Nurse with valid, unencumbered Texas license
BLS certification required; ACLS certification highly desired/recommended. Current specialty certification as required. 3. Must have working knowledge of the nursing process as well as in depth knowledge of therapeutic, physical, psychosocial, spiritual, cultural, and developmental needs for a select category of patients. 4. Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
Reference(s) from two (2) clinical faculty members (instructors from your clinical rotations) are required and must be submitted to consider your application complete. All references must be submitted by October 23, 2019
This is the only method the references from your clinical faculty will be accepted.
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CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.