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Nurse Residency Program

If you are a recent RN or LPN graduate that is interested in a TRANSITION TO PRACTICE program, the Nurse Residency Program is for you! 

We will match up the theory you have learned with actual practice in a rehabilitation setting.

Content of Program:

  • One week hospital and nursing orientation
  • One week rotation through each of the five units (Ortho, Stroke, Brain Injury, Medical and Sub Acute)
  • Match day assigns each resident to a unit and a shift.
  • 8-12 weeks with a preceptor before being counted in staffing.
  • Eight monthly seminars.

Interested candidates apply on Indeed.com or e-mail info@siskinrehab.org. 


Eligible applicants:  Diploma LPN, Associate degree LPN, Associate degree RN, or Bachelor degree RN that has graduated from an accredited school of nursing program and has less than one year experience. 

Requirements:  Participants will be required to sign a commitment contract and agree to adhere to the required educational activities during the program. 

Details:  Two-year commitment from hire with a payback required if commitment is not fulfilled.


Two yearly cohorts are available: Winter and Summer. Each cohort is limited to six participants.

Program goals are to provide educational support to the new nurse graduate in three main areas - leadership, patient outcomes, and role and responsibilities of the professional nurse.


Application Timeframe:

  • Winter: Oct/Nov/Dec
  • Summer: Mar/Apr/May

Interview Timeframe: 

  • Winter: November/December
  • Summer: April/May 

Email info@siskinrehab.org for more information.