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Graduate Nurse Residency Program at MCR/PVH

Program overview

Medical Center of the Rockies in Loveland, Colorado and Poudre Valley Hospital in Fort Collins, Colorado offer a Post-Baccalaureate Nurse Residency Program

2015 program dates

Feb. 16, 2015
  • Application window will run from
    Dec. 1 - 5 p.m. MST Dec. 12
July 20, 2015
  • Application window will run from
    May 4 - 5 p.m. MST May 15
Oct. 26, 2015
  • Application window will run from
    Aug. 3 - 5 p.m. MST Aug. 14

Important Documents

We value education and clinical excellence, providing a supportive residency for our BSN graduate nurses. Our nurse-to-patient ratios reflect a caring and quality framework to ensure best practices for patient safety and excellent care.

Nurses have an opportunity for career development through our active and extensive education and evidence-based practice research programs.

Designed with input from our graduate nurses, our one-year graduate nurse residency program is structured to provide the critical elements important for a successful transition into professional nursing practice.

Program highlights

  • Choice of entry into clinical areas, including: emergency department, intensive care, specialty units, women and infants, medical, surgical, post-trauma, orthopedics and neurosciences.
  • Formal orientation program with guided clinical experiences by competent, trained preceptors.
  • Program and unit oversight by clinical nurse specialists/clinical nurse educators.
  • Essential classes for practice: telemetry, critical care and others by specialty.
  • A positive professional environment with opportunities for collaborative, collegial relations with all disciplines.



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