Nurse Resident Program

Discover the Nurse Resident Program at JPS

Open Application Periods for the Nurse Residency Program:
January 15th – 29th | May 1st – 15th | September 1st – 15th, 2018

Designed to meet the accreditation standards set forth by the Commission Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), our nursing residency is a 12-month program supporting graduate nurses as they transition into their first professional nursing role. The JPS Nurse Residency Program combines learning and work experiences that develop the real clinical and leadership skills necessary to become a part of our leading healthcare team, with opportunities that include:

  • Monthly case study discussions with JPS clinical pharmacists
  • Hands-on experiential learning with JPS content experts
  • Ethics symposia conducted by the JPS chaplain
  • EKG and ACLS certification courses
  • NIH stroke certification
  • Evidenced-based practice projects
  • Review of research articles
  • Resident patient outcome case study presentations
  • Cohort networking and social support

Nursing Residency Program FAQs

Open application periods for our JPS Nurse Residency Program are as follows:

  • September 1st – September 15th, 2018: If you graduate in December, you would apply during the September 1st – September 15th, 2017 application period, and this cohort would start in February 2018.
  • January 15th – January 26th, 2018: If you graduate in May, you would apply during the January 15th – February 1st, 2018 application period, and this cohort would start in July 2018.
  • May 1st – May 15th, 2018: ​​If you graduate in the summer, you would apply during the May 1st – May 15th, 2018 application period, and this cohort would start in October 2018.​