Nurse Residency Program
The Harris Health System Nurse Residency Program is an evidence-based and organizationally-constructed program whose goals include best-practice guidelines aimed at supporting new graduates transition to practice.
Our nursing residency program is a structured one-year learning experience focused on the nurse residency clinical specialty area. Each nurse resident will be assigned a qualified preceptor to help the novice nurse grow and expand knowledge and skills. Residents take part in learning activities and extended clinical experiences that focus on transitioning them into a safe clinical practice.
Harris Health System provides comprehensive Day 1 benefits along with a RN Student Loan Repayment program, incredible career and educational opportunities along with a highly competitive salary.
Nurse Residency Requirements
You must be a graduate from an accredited nursing school, Bachelor preferred. The ideal candidate will have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
You must be a graduate nurse with less than one year of experience.
The nurse residency program is now accepting applications. Our application window is June 1 – 18, 2022 for a program start date of October 24, 2022
Harris Health System Nurse Residency Program is a two – step process to apply for the Summer/July session.
Complete an online application to Nurse Residency Program Fall 2022 #159127
June 18, 2022. Late applications will not be accepted.
When requested, please submit:
- Copy of current resume
- Nurse Residency Survey Questionnaire (to be provided by Human Resources upon completion of online application)
Submit Nurse Residency Requirements Upon Hire as listed below.
Please submit questions to GNPROGRAM@harrishealth.org.
Nurse Residency Requirements Upon Hire
- Official transcript from accredited nursing school
- Basic life support certification from the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross--must be valid for 6 months or more upon hire
- RN license from the state
RN Fellowship Program
About the Fellowship
This 12-week program provides a specialized orientation process that includes exceptional didactic and clinical experiences for novice and advanced beginner nurses.
Applications for the RN FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM – Fall 2022 for Ben Taub and LBJ is now open.
Start date of the RN Fellowship Program - Fall 2022: Sept 12, 2022.
Please submit an application to #159614.
For more information, contact: RNFELLOWSHIP@harrishealth.org