RN Residency Program - BayCare Health System (All Locations)

BayCare Clearwater, FL

About the Job



The Clinical Nurse Resident cares for a group of patients with the direct supervision of a preceptor. Collaborates with the preceptor and demonstrates understanding of the nursing process in the delivery of patient care. Assignments are completed with increasing competence and responsibility.
This program will assist in identifying individual learning needs, provide opportunities to develop new or specialty competencies and promote self-esteem and confidence in their ability to adjust to the RN role.

The RN Residency Program at Morton Plant Hospital, Mease Countryside Hospital, Mease Dunedin Hospital, Morton Plant North Bay Hospital, St. Anthony's Hospital, St. Joseph's Hospital, St. Joseph's Hospital North, St. Joseph's Hospital South, South Florida Baptist, Winter Haven Hospital & Bartow Regional Medical Center includes a basic orientation to patient care management in an acute care facility. The program is based on the premise that the new RN has a need for guidance, supervision and encouragement in their transition from student to practitioner. The new RN gains competence in clinical techniques and develops leadership and management skills under the auspices of a Registered Nurse Preceptor. Evaluations and feedback by the experienced preceptor are essential components in assisting in the new RN to identify learning needs.



FL RN License is required by the start of the program.
Required Education: ASN / BSN Preferred
(All ASN's will be required to sign a BSN Agreement)
Required Certification: BLS (Basic Life Support)
Required Licensure: FL RN license is required by the start of the program
You may apply prior to graduation / passing of boards.
*Must have passed your boards before the start of the program.