POSITION SUMMARY: The Graduate Nurse Resident is a registered nurse participating in a specified training program which is standardized based on area of specialization. The training includes orientation, combined with unit based, precepted clinical experiences and didactic instruction. The Graduate Nurse Resident is under the direct supervision of their Preceptor and Supervisor Nursing Unit. According to hospital policies and procedures, by the direction of their Preceptor, the Resident assesses, plans, implements, and evaluates nursing care for assigned patients.
EDUCATION: Required - Graduation from an accredited/approved school of professional nursing, no longer than six months ago. Completion of ADN or BSN degree.
Preferred - BSN degree
EXPERIENCE: Preferred - Experience as a Patient Care Technician in an acute care setting or capstone rotation in St. David's HealthCare facilities.
LICENSE/CERTIFICATION: Required - Must pass NCLEX exam and have a current Texas RN License verifiable on the Texas Board of Nursing website, prior to your first day of employment. Current BCLS provider card also required.
Preferred - Registered Nurse license by the Texas Board of Nurse Examiners. If compact license held, RN is required to obtain a Texas RN license within 90 days of their hire date.
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