Critical Care Nurse Residency (Feb 2021) **New grads in Columbia, SC at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 1/18/2021

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Job Description

Providence Health

Are you a new graduate nurse looking for your first opportunity? Are you interested in Critical Care? Are you looking for a nurse residency program that invests in YOU, your career, and your future?

If so, we invite you to apply for our Critical Care Nurse Residency Program. This is a unique opportunity to be given educational and clinical training in Critical Care. This residency will allow new graduates to obtain specific experience through an intensive program and then transition to staff roles within the nursing departments of Providence Hospitals. This process is a minimum of 3 to 6 months depending upon the specific clinical setting.

We are currently accepting applications for the Winter 2020 program.

**We will be holding interviews during the months of October - December. The program will start in February 2021.

Critical Care Nurse Residency Program overview:

  • Hands-on experience with equipment and mentoring.
  • Clinical training and instruction while allowing you to work on a nursing unit.
  • Clinical training may consist of day, night and weekend shifts.
  • Offers one-on-one clinical education provided in each patient care area that is formally structured using pathways and specific timelines.
  • Receive mentorship from a nurse educator
  • Attend trainings designed to stimulate critical thinking skills
  • Participate in classroom activities that address key clinical topics

Job Requirements


  • South Carolina RN license must be active prior to start date
  • ADN or BSN required
  • BLS (American Heart Association) required prior to start date
  • New Grad to 12 months of hospital RN experience
  • Available to work the schedule of your preceptor throughout orientation


Founded as Providence Hospitals in 1938 by the Sistersof Charity of St. Augustine, Providence's two free standing full-servicehospitals and numerous satellite practices maintain a true devotion to advancedclinical expertise and unmatched compassion. On February 2, 2016, Providencebecame part of the LifePoint Health network, and shortly thereafter, changedits name to Providence Health to better represent the full complement of itsservices. Driven by quality, compassion, and Christ,Providence treats the whole person- body, mind, and spirit.

Providence Health is one of the best hospitals in the Stateof South Carolina, according to U.S. News & World Report, and it is, onceagain, the only hospital in Columbia to make the Best of South CarolinaHospital list. In addition, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Servicesawarded Providence Health a 4-star rating.

Providence Health ranks the highest in Columbia for PatientExperience. The staff is focused on making sure our guests' stay iscomfortable, and that our patients feel heard, and their needs are met.

LifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans’ status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.