HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Graduate Nurse StaRN Fellowship/Residency Program Medical Unit in Salem VA, Virginia
Come and join our 2017 StaRN Training Program ! We invite new graduate registered nurses to apply for a unique opportunity to be given didactic and clinical training in for our Medical/Surgical, Telemetry or ICU units. LGMC and Health Trust have partnered together to provide this 14 week program that will allow new graduates to obtain specific experience through an intensive internship program. After the completion of the program you will transition to staff roles within the nursing departments of LGMC .
The StaRN Program is primarily designed to provide the new RN with the tools necessary to succeed in today’s hospital environment.
The program is 7 weeks of classroom training and 7 weeks in a clinical preceptorship
Your training will include basic EKG, ACLS, ECCO high level simulation lab and systems based lectures
LewisGale Medical Center (LGMC) delivers quality care to our patients located in the beautiful mountainous region of Southwest Virginia. LGMC is a 521-bed acute care facility and is the largest hospital in the LewisGale Regional Health System (LGRHS). Through our extensive network stretching from the Alleghany Highlands and Rockbridge County to the Roanoke and New River Valleys, we have the privilege of serving more than 250,000 patients each year. LewisGale is also ranked among the top hospitals in Virginia and the nation for benchmarked quality cancer care, patient safety and satisfaction and health outcomes. Lastly, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have ranked us among the top hospitals nationwide on quality measures for our services and treatments to address heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical care.
Additional Information about our Medical/Surgical Unit:
36-Bed Surgical Unit and 33-Bed Medical Unit
Nurse to patient ratios based on acuity
Conducts Daily Interdisciplinary Rounds
Part of LGMC Shared Governance councils
A supportive environment focused on fostering educational opportunities and specialty certification
New leaders with a passion for supporting nurses in reaching their professional goals, excellent practice, and collegial relationships
• Graduate of an accredited nursing school within the past 6 months. BSN graduate preferred • Applicants can apply and be offered a position prior to passing the NCLEX exam • Applicants should not have acute care / hospital RN experience • American Heart Association BLS certification required • Previous nursing support or service industry experience preferred • Self-motivated and strong communication skills required • Acceptance in programs requires a two year commitment to the facility
Title: Graduate Nurse StaRN Fellowship/Residency Program Medical Unit
Location: Virginia-Salem VA-Lewis-Gale Medical Center
Requisition ID: 00005-16642