Nurse Residency Program

New Graduate Nurse Residency Program

A three-month program starting in June for licensed new graduate RNs from accredited ADN or BSN schools of nursing.

The Nursing Residency Program includes:

  • 3 months working with a preceptor on Med/Surg, Telemetry, Progressive Care, and/or Critical Care units.
  • Work 36 hours per week Monday-Friday
  • Rotations through Wound Care, ECC, Cath Lab, Radiology, Day Surgery, PACU, GI Lab, and Respiratory Therapy
  • Formal education including online, in-class and simulation
  • Completion of a Basic EKG Rhythm course at end of program
  • Full-time positions only

Upon completion of program, residents will apply to open positions on the Med/Surg, Telemetry, Progressive Care or Critical Care units.

How to Apply:

Application Requirements:

  • All accepted residents in the program must have passed NCLEX and received licensure prior to start, however, you can apply before graduation and NCLEX
  • Two letters of recommendation from current nursing instructors are required at application

For more information, contact Olathe Health System’s Education Department at (913) 791-4312.