Baylor Scott & White Health Graduate Nurse (GN) Residency - Internship - BSWH Continuing Care Hospital in Temple, Texas

Baylor Scott & White Health doesn't just provide graduate nurses with their first jobs. We offer you the opportunity to begin the career of a lifetime at a nationally recognized health care system and to learn and grow throughout your career.

Nursing internships are offered to graduate nurses and nurses with no prior experience in the specialty area. Didactics and preceptor-guided clinical experiences combine to develop the previously inexperienced nurse into a contributing member of a fast-paced team of professionals providing care for minor to critically ill patients.

Our nurses are empowered to make decisions that improve patient care. We are committed to a shared leadership model that encourages all staff nurses to be actively involved in setting the clinical policies and procedures for their unit. Internship begins in October2017.

Baylor Scott & White Continuing Care Hospital - Temple

The Baylor Scott & White Continuing Care Hospital (CCH) in Temple is an acute care hospital, not a chronic care nursing home or skilled nursing facility. Patients cared for are critically ill with complex conditions. Many of these patients depend on technology such as ventilators, special monitors or dialysis. The average length of stay is 25 days.

Baylor Scott & White Health's tradition of comprehensive, multi-specialty care extends to the Baylor Scott & White Continuing Care Hospital. Our team, which includes physicians, nurses, respiratory therapists, pharmacists and specialists in physical, occupational and speech therapy, utilizes its skills and experience to individualize care for our long-term patients.

Specialty internships offered at this location include:

  • Long Term Acute Care

Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation's exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it's accepting a calling!

Required

-New graduate from an accredited school of nursing

-RN with A.DN or BSN, seeking new specialty training

-BLS

Preferred

-BSN

-3.0 nursing GPA or higher

-Some experience in a hospital setting

As a health care system committed to improving the health of those we serve, we are asking our employees to model the same behaviors that we promote to our patients. As of January 1, 2012, Baylor Scott & White Health no longer hires individuals who use nicotine products.

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to ensuring a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.