Nurse resident program
Edward-Elmhurst Health is proud to offer a nurse residency program to help recent nursing graduates transfer into the clinical setting as healthcare professionals.
During the program, each nurse resident will be assigned a facilitator or preceptor to help ensure a successful transition into nursing within a safe, nurturing learning environment.
Curriculum concepts include:
- Disease specific care
- Evidence based practice
- Communication and teamwork
- Patient-centered care
- Safety and quality
Critical thinking, professional accountability and responsibility are all emphasized throughout the program.
Both Edward Hospital and Elmhurst Hospital have been awarded Magnet® status, the highest honor a hospital can achieve for nursing care. As a new nurse here, you’ll be led by our dedicated, Magnet-recognized nurses who deliver patient-centered, quality care every day.
The applications for both Edward and Elmhurst are now open for RN Resident. The job number for Edward is #20215 and for Elmhurst, #20167. Applications are now being reviewed for an August start date.