RN New Graduate Residency
Our Nurse Graduate Residency program offers a safe environment for the necessary learning and support needed for a successful transition into the role of a professional practicing RN in an acute care setting including focusing on time management, communication, dealing with stress, conflict management, as well as working with complex clinical scenarios. The residency also provides an opportunity for learners to apply the principles of evidence based practice to unit-based issues and provide solutions to real-time identified problems.Program Summary: At Inova, we want you to succeed; that is why our New Graduate Residency program focuses on preparing you for your nursing career. Our nurse residency program is not a repeat of nursing school. As a resident of this one-year program, you'll be given ample opportunities to expand your clinical reasoning, communication, and leadership skills in the acute care setting. During this 1-year program, you will meet monthly for four (4) hours in a cohort setting. The cohorts provide for educational and emotional support as New Graduate Nurses transition from being a student to the role of the professional nurse. Our program includes:An evidence-based, blended learning curriculum with online modules, in person classes, and hands on simulation trainingInteractive group exercisesA final evidence-based group project that will help improve patient careAccess to state-of-the-art medical and training facilities, including:ASTEC (Advanced Surgical Technology and Education Center)ICAMS (Inova Center for Advanced Medical Simulatin)Requirements: Required Experience: This opportunity is for RN New Graduate candidates, which includes those with 6 months or less of Registered Nurse clinical experience in the acute care setting. This posting is strictly for New Graduate nurses.General Requirements:Proficient in English, strong verbal, and written communication skillsExceptional interpersonal skills and the ability to display a caring demeanor towards othersValues team collaborationProficient computer skills requiredMinimum Education Requirement: Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN); Master of Science Degree in Nursing (MSN); OR Associates Degree in Nursing (ADN)If Associates Degree RN, the following requirements will apply:Enroll in an accredited BSN program within 6 months of start dateComplete BSN within 24 months of start dateMinimum Licensure/ Certification Requirement:Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Virginia or hold a privilege to practice in the State of Virginia under the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC).Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Provider certification from the American Heart Association required upon startBenefits:Medical, Dental, Vision401(k); 403(b)PTOExtended Paid Parental LeaveStudent Loan RefinancingStudent Loan Assistance Program - This new benefit offers eligible Inova team members up to $10,000 in financial assistance for unpaid student loansTuition reimbursement for higher education and certificationInova Scholarships for Dependents Pursuing Healthcare CareersDedicated on-site EAP Counselors at all hospitalsPositions available for various shifts and specialty areas at the following facilities:Inova Alexandria Hospital 4320 Seminary Rd, Alexandria, VA 22304Inova Fairfax Medical Campus 3300 Gallows Rd, Falls Church, VA 22042Inova Fair Oaks Hospital 3600 Joseph Siewick Dr, Fairfax, VA 22033Inova Loudoun Hospital 44045 Riverside Pkwy, Leesburg, VA 20176Inova Mount Vernon Hospital 2501 Parkers Ln, Alexandria, VA 22306Want to learn more about Nursing at Inova Health System? Follow the link below:https://www.inova.org/about-inova/nursing-inovaPlease note that this posting is for consideration on any current and future positions in our Nurse New Graduate Residency Program at Inova.