Requirements & Curriculum

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Nurse Residency Program

Our Nurse Residency Program provides the opportunity for professional growth as you transition from a student into your first patient care role as an Eisenhower Health RN.

Application Requirements:

  • California Registered Nurse license
  • Nursing degree completion within the prior 11 months
  • Nursing degree – BSN or MSN degree preferred
  • BLS certification from the American Heart Association

Program Length:

One (1) Year

Curriculum and Activities

  • Two-week nursing and program orientation
  • Monthly seminars – 8 hours for education, training, simulation, research, and networking
  • 9 weeks of preceptorship for inpatient residents
  • 12 weeks of preceptorship for critical care units & ED residents
  • Constructive preceptor & educator feedback & evaluation processes
  • Professional & personal goal setting
  • Community outreach
  • Shared governance participation
  • Nursing research council participation
  • Our ANCC, PTAP is an evidence-based criteria program
  • Field trip observations in inpatient & outpatient specialty areas
  • Professional organization participation
  • Pressure injury survey participation
  • Debriefing & mentorship
  • Networking & resident group collaboration
  • Collaboration & training with medical residents
  • The ANCC, PTAP has demonstrated excellence in transitioning nurses to new practice settings

If you have any questions please reach out to our RN Recruitment team

Kate and Erica

Kate Crumpton RN, BSN

Erika Garcia RN, BSN

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