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New Grad RN Residency StaRN Program OR

HCA Healthcare
Gainesville, FL 32601
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SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)
SCHEDULE: Full-time



North Florida Regional Medical Center



Come and join our StaRN Peri-operative Residency Program


The StaRN program is innovatively designed to provide intense post graduate training to newly licensed and experienced nurses. This paid 22 week program combines

classroom instruction, eLearning, robust OR skill days in a functioning OR suite and hands on clinical training. Upon completion, RN is equipped with the knowledge and skill set typically found in a more experienced OR nurse.


The next program is anticipated to begin on August 15, 2022, and is comprised of didactic training, high definition simulation and a clinical preceptorship. 


Specialty Training Apprenticeship for Registered Nurses


The StaRN Peri-operative program is a 22 week Classroom/Preceptorship program.  It allows new graduate or experienced nurses to obtain OR nursing experience through an intensive internship program. 


Part 1:  StaRN Training First 10 Weeks:


Interactive classroom discussions, case studies, handson skills training, OR skills days with experienced StaRN clinical instructors


Part 2:  StaRN Clinical Preceptorship Next 12 Weeks:  

  • Conducted at the hospital
  • You will be assigned a preceptor specifically for you; to train you and get you acclimated to your role
  • Regular development meetings between the resident, their preceptor and their Director
  • Customized Coaching/Onboarding report for clinical preceptorship    

Part 3:  HCA Residency Program Remainder of your 1st year

  • Upon successful completion of the StaRN Program, residents will transition to their full-time roles at the hospital
  • Nurse Residents continue professional development through routine interactions with a mentor (meet at least once a month)
  • Attend a monthly residency seminar
  • Complete an evidence-based capstone project
  • Attend graduation


  • If new Grad, must be graduate from an accredited school of nursing
  • Candidates must live within 30 minutes of facility to meet call requirements
  • Current Florida RN license or Multi-state Compact RN license
  • Self-motivated and strong communication skills required
  • Attendance is imperative throughout the StaRN Training program



You are more than a paycheck.  Our Benefits Raise the Bar:

  • 401K

  • Paid Time Off

  • Medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability benefits

  • Tuition Reimbursement

    Student Loan Repayment

  • Employee Discount Program

  • Employee Stock Purchase Program



 Exceptional People. Exceptional Care.


North Florida Hospital is a 510 bed, full-service medical and surgical acute care center serving North Central Florida for over 49 years. NFRMC offers comprehensive cardiovascular care, oncology, orthopedics, neurosciences, minimally-invasive laparoscopic and robotic surgery, weight loss surgery and treatment, womens health and wound therapy, among other services. North Florida Hospital is fully accredited by the Joint Commission, is certified as a Comprehensive Stroke Center, an Accredited Chest Pain Center by ACC (American College of Cardiology), and is designated as a Blue Distinction Center for Spine Surgery and Bariatric Surgery. North Florida Hospital has also received the highest scores available recognizing their commitment to patient safety and quality of care.


HCA North Florida has partnered with HealthTrust Workforce Solutions, a subsidiary of the parent company, HCA - Hospital Corporation of America, offering a range of business and operational solutions, to offer StaRN: Specialty Training Apprenticeship for Registered Nurses   a unique educational opportunity to meet a critical need for nurses in Florida and put new graduate RNs to work!


An EEO/AA Employer M/F/V/D. 



Keywords:  new grad, residency, registered nurse, graduate nurse, RN, Perioperative, OR RN




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Posted: 2022-05-10 Expires: 2022-06-09

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