RN Residency Program

Calvary Hospital

Our model of education – based on our mission to care for the medical, emotional, and spiritual needs of our patients and their families – provides a truly unique opportunity for recent graduate nurses and early/mid-career nurses to enter directly into CalvaryCare®. Addressing and prioritizing the palliative and end-of-life registered nurse workforce is key to providing optimal, evidence-based care to people with advanced cancer and other life-limiting illnesses.Be part of one of the fastest-growing specialties in nursing!

Designed for recent graduates, early, and mid-career RNs, you will become a capable, confident, and compassionate palliative and end-of-life care specialist.

Meet the complex physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of people who have advanced cancer and other life-limiting illnesses. Program benefits include:

12-month program with a competitive, full-time salary plus immediate benefits

CHPN® Certification available from The Hospital and Palliative Nurse Association (HPNA)

Develop expertise in acute hospital and home hospice settings

Designed for recent graduates, early, and mid-career RNs

Transition to independent specialty practice and leadership roles

The CalvaryCare® RN Residency Program in End-of-Life and Palliative Care supports professional practice development, emphasizing:

Critical thinking

Leadership

Communication

Evidence-Based Practice

Patient safety

Program Objective

More CalvaryCare® is needed in the Greater New York area. With an RN Residency Program designed for the increasing needs of our community, Calvary will build capacity to better serve the growing palliative and end-of-life care population.

Our model of education – based on our mission to care for the medical, emotional, and spiritual needs of our patients and their families – provides a truly unique opportunity for recent graduate nurses and early/mid-career nurses to enter directly into CalvaryCare®. Addressing and prioritizing the palliative and end-of-life registered nurse workforce is key to providing optimal, evidence-based care to people with advanced cancer and other life-limiting illnesses.

Requirements

To be considered for the CalvaryCare® RN Residency Program, applicants should:

Hold an associates or bachelors in nursing science from a nationally accredited program

Hold an unencumbered license as a registered nurse in New York State

Commit to the one-year residency program two-years of employment at Calvary