Nurse Residency Programs
for New Nurse Graduates

2023

Nurse Residency programs can ease the transition to practice for recent graduates.

Results To Date

 

Time Periods

Enrolled

Terminated/Resigned

NJ Turnover

National Data

2020-2023  1881  242* 12.9% 27.7%**

*25-30% Change position to a different job experience

**RNs with less than 1 year of service turnover equals 27.7% (NSI, 22)

The collaborative aims to increase the use of standardized, high-quality nurse residency programs across the state through the implementation of the Vizient/AACN Nurse Residency Program. Funding for the first year of the collaborative is provided by the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development (NJDOL) Growing Apprenticeship in Non-Traditional Sectors (GAINS) Grant.

The following table identifies which New Jersey hospitals offer a nurse residency program as part of their training for new nurses

Vizient/AACN Residency Program.

Vizient/AACN and GAINS grant recipient residency program.

Hospital

Yes

No

Acuity Specialty Hospital of NJ & Acuity Specialty Hospital of Southern NJ X
Ancora Psychiatric Hospital
Ann Klein Forensic Center State of NJ, Department of Human Services X
Atlantic Health Chilton Medical Center  X
Atlantic Health Morristown Medical Center X
Atlantic Health Newton Medical Center X
Atlantic Health Overlook Medical Center X
Atlantic Rehabilitation Center X
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, City Division X
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, Mainland Division X
Bacharach Institute for Rehabilitation X
Bergen Regional Medical Center X
Buttonwood Behavioral Health Hospital X
Cape Regional Medical Center X
Capital Health Medical Center  – Hopewell X
Capital Health Regional Medical Center X
CareOne at Hackensack UMC at Pascack Valley X
CareOne at Raritan Bay Medical Center X
CareOne at Trinitas Regional Medical Center X
CarePoint Health Bayonne Medical Center X
CarePoint Health Christ Hospital X
CarePoint Health Hoboken University Medical Center X
Carrier Clinic X
CentraState Medical Center X
Children’s Specialized Hospital X
Christian Health Care Center X
Clara Mass Medical Center X
Community Medical Center X
Cooper University Health Care X
Cornerstone Behavioral Health Hospital of Union County X
Deborah Heart and Lung Center X
East Orange General Hospital X
Englewood Hospital and Medical Center X
Essex County Hospital Center X
Greystone Park Psychiatric Hospital X
Hackensack Meridian Health Bayshore Medical Center X
Hackensack Meridian Health Jersey Shore University Medical Center X
Hackensack Meridian Health Hackensack University Medical Center X
Hackensack Meridian Health Ocean Medical Center X
Hackensack Meridian Health Palisades Medical Center X
Hackensack Meridian Health Pascack Valley Medical Center X
Hackensack Meridian Health Raritan Bay Medical Center Old Bridge X
Hackensack Meridian Health Raritan Bay Medical Center Old Bridge Perth Amboy X
Hackensack Meridian Health Riverview Medical Center X
Hackensack Meridian Health Southern Ocean Medical Center X
Hackensack Meridian Health JFK Medical Center X
Atlantic Health Hackettstown Medical Center X
Hampton Behavioral Health Center AKA Universal Health Services X
HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Tinton Falls X
HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Vineland X
HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Toms River X
Holy Name Medical Center X
Hudson Regional Hospital  X
Hunterdon Medical Center  X
Inspira Medical Center Elmer  X
Inspira Medical Center  Vineland X
Inspira Medical Center  Woodbury X
Jersey City Medical Center X
JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Center X
Jefferson Health – Stratford X
Jefferson Health – Cherry Hill X
Jefferson Health – Washington Township X
Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation – Chester X
Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation – West Orange X
Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation – Saddlebrook X
Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation – Marlton X
Kindred Hospital – Wayne X
Kindred Hospital – Morris X
Kindred Hospital – Rahway X
Matheny Medical and Educational Center X
Meadowlands Hospital Medical Center X
The Memorial Hospital of Salem County X
Monmouth Medical Center X
Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus X
Newark Beth Israel Medical Center X
Northbrook Behavioral Health Hospital X
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital – Somerset X
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital X
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital – Rahway X
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital – Hamilton X
RWJ Barnabas Behavioral Health Center X
Rutgers University Behavioral Health Center X
Saint Barnabas Medical Center X
Saint Clare’s Denville Hospital X
Saint Clare’s Dover Hospital X
Saint Clare’s Hospital – Boonton Township X
Saint Michael’s Medical Center X
Saint Peter’s University Hospital X
Salem Medical Center X
Select Specialty Hospital – Northeast New Jersey X
Shore Medical Center X
Specialty Hospital of Central Jersey X
St. Francis Medical Center X
St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center X
St. Joseph’s Wayne Hospital X
St. Lawrence Rehabilitation Center X
St. Luke’s Warren Campus X
St. Mary’s General Hospital X
Summit Oaks Hospital X
Trenton Psychiatric Hospital X
Trinitas Regional Medical Center X
 University Hospital X
Penn Medicine Princeton Health X
VA New Jersey Health Care System – East Orange X
VA New Jersey Health Care System – Lyons X
The Valley Hospital X
Virtua Marlton  X
Virtua Memorial  X
Virtua Our Lady of Lourdes  X
Virtua Willingboro  X
Virtua Voorhees  X
Weisman Children’s Rehabilitation Hospital X
   
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BAYADA X

These data were obtained via a survey to all of the organizations and may have changed since the time of survey.