HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Graduate Nurse StaRN 2018 Residency Program, Progressive Care Unit *Up to $7500 Bonus Available!* in Blacksburg, Virginia

/ Up to $7500 Bonus Available for new grad RNs! Apply today to be considered for our PCU positions!/ / / Come and join our 2018 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 ICU units. Lewis Gale Hospital Montgomery *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 Lewis Gale Hospital Montgomery.

  • 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 Hospital Montgomery (LGHM)is located in the beautiful mountainous region of Virginia. Montgomery is located in the backyard of the *Virginia Tech University *campus. LGHM is aHCA (Hospital Corporation of America) hospital and are considered a 146-bed acute care facility. Most importantly, we hold a distinction for being a Magnet Facility and are recognized by the Joint Commission as a Top Performer. Consider being a part of making a difference in our community by joining our facility!

_Additional Information about our Medical Progress Care Unit:_ * 29-Bed Medical PCU * Nurse to patient ratios based on acuity (very fast pace) * Patient turnover ranges from 5 – 12 days * Types of patients you may see are ventilated tracheostomy patients * Stroke designated unit, where patients with neurologic problems are seen * Part of LGMC Shared Governance councils * A supportive environment focused on fostering educational opportunities and specialty certification * Leaders on this unit have a passion for supporting nurses in reaching their professional goals, excellent practice, and collegial relationships

_Required_: * Graduate of an accredited school of nursing * Registered Nurse License issued by the Department of Health Professions, Commonwealth of Virginia

_Licensure / Credentials:_ * BLS Certification (within 60 days of being hired)

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Graduate Nurse StaRN 2018 Residency Program, Progressive Care Unit *Up to $7500 Bonus Available!*

Location: Virginia-Blacksburg-LewisGale Hospital-Montgomery

Requisition ID: 2018 StaRN LGHM PCU