Medical-Surgical Telemetry RN Residency

This paid residency integrates new graduate and licensed registered nurses into the acute care environment by providing in-depth education on physiology, pathophysiology, the nursing process and addresses challenges faced by new nurses.  Teaching strategies include lecture, case studies, demonstration, simulation, role playing and journaling.


  • Three months of intensive didactic learning and skills development (16 hours per week)
  • Two 12-hour shifts on a medical-surgical or telemetry unit, rotating to different specialty units every three to six weeks
  • Experience in procedural areas associated with assigned units
  • Reading assignments completed prior to classroom delivery
  • Nine additional months of didactic courses (four hours per month)
  • 12 months of post-residency mentoring
  • Two year work agreement post completion of residency


New Graduate 

  • New Graduate Nurse From Accredited Nursing School (BSN or higher degree required) 
  • By cohort start date, will accept Florida GN Permit/Authorization to Test (ATT) with confirmed date of scheduled NCLEX 
  • Will not accept out-of-state GN permits

Registered Nurse

  • Less than 1 year of full time RN experience (less than 2080 hours) by start date. 
  • Must have graduated from Accredited Nursing School with BSN or higher degree 
  • Florida RN license 
  • Temporary Florida license

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