Nurse Residency Program


Nurse Residency Program

The Nurse Residency Program at JPS Health Network is a 12-month program designed to support graduate nurses who are transitioning into their first professional role. The program is comprised of a series of learning and work experiences that develop the clinical and leadership skills necessary to become part of a successful healthcare team.



American Nurses Credentialing Center’s

JPS Nurse Residency Program is accredited as a Practice Transition Program by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation in Practice Transition Programs.

Why JPS?

JPS Health Network offers a comprehensive benefits package designed to provide you and your family with health coverage, financial security, and assistance. JPS promotes and encourages a lifestyle that balances work, family, and community activities. Our benefits plan and flexible work schedules are designed to support this philosophy of work and family life.

  • Health and life insurance
  • Retirement plans
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Short- and long-term disability
  • Employee programs and events
  • Employee clinic
  • Award-winning wellness program
  • Employee training and development
  • And more!


  • Graduate from an accredited BSN program (ADN for internal employees) within 12 months before start date of JPS Nurse Residency Program
  • 3.0 GPA or higher
  • No previous RN experience
  • Pass NCLEX 2 weeks prior to start date
  • BLS from American Heart Association