Sep 23, 2021

Registered Nurse (RN), New Grad Residency Program- Winter 2021

  • Ardent Health Services
  • Tulsa, OK, USA
General Nursing

Job Description

Job Description

Who We Are

Hillcrest HealthCare System (HHS) is a comprehensive health system with approximately 5,000 employees that serves the communities of eastern Oklahoma. HHS includes nine hospitals throughout Eastern Oklahoma, the Oklahoma Heart Institute, and Utica Park Clinic.

Hillcrest Hospital South is a 180 bed acute care hospital with a history of providing state-of-the-art technology in a friendly, community setting that is easy to navigate. With more than 1000 employees and 700 physicians, we provide a wide range of inpatient and outpatient services for all ages including emergency, intensive care, stroke, cardiology, maternity, orthopedics and surgery.


The graduate nurse program is designed to be a component of the new graduate nurse’s formal orientation at Hillcrest South Hospital. The clinical, leadership and socialization aspects of the program complement one another and provide the opportunity for a well-balanced orientation to the role of registered nurse. This position is responsible for planning and delivery of direct and indirect patient care, developing nursing care plan in coordination with patient, family and interdisciplinary staff as necessary and communicating changes in patient’s clinical condition with Physicians, Nursing Supervisor/Manager, and co-workers as appropriate.

New graduate nurses will initiate professional nursing practice careers in a supportive environment committed to mentoring, coaching and learning. They will build confidence through a structured, professional transition-into-practice experience that consists of clinical nursing orientation that is customized to individual developmental needs. They also will develop leadership skills that will positively impact the clinical practice environment and patient outcomes.


  • Applicants must have graduated from an accredited school of professional nursing.
  • Completion of education to obtain Oklahoma Licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN).
  • Registered Nurse (RN) with Texas Board of Nursing – OR – graduate with a Texas Graduate Nurse permit.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive pay 
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance 
  • 401k with Company match 
  • Company paid basic life insurance and long term disability coverage 
  • Generous paid time off, including an additional extended illness bank 
  • Tuition Reimbursement