The Stanford Health Care Nurse Residency Program, as a Vizient recognized program started in 2006 and has since grown into a meaningful and impactful foundation for new graduate nurses transitioning into professional practice. Supporting over 650 new grads in the past fourteen years, Stanford has been a beacon of excellence to the community and abroad, seeking to bridge the transition to practice for new graduate nurses. The Nurse Residency Program is committed to growing the nursing profession by hiring exceptional nurses from nursing programs across the country. The program leaders have a wealth of professional practice experience offering support to all nurse residents working in the various specialties of medicine, surgery, oncology and critical care.
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).