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The Vizient driven Nursing Residency Program started in 2002, is a comprehensive series of learning and work experiences designed to support the new graduate nurse, as they transition into their first professional position in a direct care role in the acute care setting of our academic Medical Center.
The program leaders have a wealth of professional practice experience offering support to all residents working in the various specialties.
The program accepts nurses into the comprehensive adult training program who have graduated from a BSN or MSN program accredited by National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC) or Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).
All RNs will work in teams to complete an Evidenced-based project that will be presented at the graduation ceremony, upon completino of the program. . The department of Nursing Research is closely involved in the creation and guidance of the EBP Literature Appraisal project, providing one-on-one support.
The following are some example of the projects done throughout SHC: (Click on title to view pdf copy)
Mary Lough PhD, RN, CNS, CCRN, CNRN, CCNS is our nationally recognized and awarded Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) providing invaluable guidance with Evidence Based Practice Projects. Throughout Mary’s ICU career, she has been committed to educating and mentoring nurses, advancing and improving patient care and experience, leading multidisciplinary teams and presenting at numerous conferences. One of Mary’s passions is to have multiple Nurse Resident Projects presented at upcoming Magnet Conferences.