A Long-Term Care New Graduate Nurse Intern/Resident is responsible for performing various duties assisting in the care of patients in accordance within the established protocol, policies and procedures of LincolnHealth (LH). The new Nurse is working progressively towards competency and independence in responsibilities for managing and coordinating resident/patient care to an assigned group. The new Nurse Intern/Resident collaborates directly with the medical staff in formulating a plan of care for the patient/residents. During the 6 to 12-week Internship Phase, the new Nurse works under the direction of an RN Preceptor and the Department's manager. During the 9-month Nurse Residency phase, the new RN is working independently under the guidance of a mentor and supervision of the Department's manager and/or designee.
Requirements: New graduate with an Associate's Degree in Nursing (ADN) or Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) from an accredited program or school. Successful completion of the NCLEX.