The Nurse Residency Program is for new graduates and experienced nurses who are seeking to change their specialty. The Nurse Residency Program is offered in the Spring and Fall.
The GMC Nurse Residency provides:
For more information, email RNResidency@gwinnettmedicalcenter.org
Yelitza Guzman works full time on 8 North as a certified medical surgical nurse and fills in as a relief charge nurse. Joining the Gwinnett Medical Center family in 2011 with an associate’s degree, she achieved a BSN, a nursing certification and a medical interpretation certification while working full time. Currently, she is studying to be an acute care nurse practitioner, with an anticipated graduation in the fall of 2018.
This intensive 24 week nurse residency program covers all aspects of nursing care in the areas of perioperative nursing. Residents will learn in a blended educational environment consisting of a standardized, evidence-based curriculum and textbook readings with hands-on skills lab and clinical practicum led by experienced perioperative nurses.
The March 2018 Emergency Services Support RN Residency includes: Emergency Department, Observation Unit, and Behavioral Health Holding Unit. The 20 week orientation includes class time, general RN topics, precepted time and classes, ENA Orientation Modules supplementing coursework, and clinical time for night shift and weekends.