RN New Grad

Job Summary

The New Graduate RN supports the vision of the Total Healing Environment and the values of respect, integrity, accountability, commitment and quality while providing compassionate nursing care to patients in accordance with YRMC established policies, operating practices, guidelines and national standards of care. YRMC will have positions for new grads in critical care, peds, med/surg/tele, and our emergency department.

Job Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

  • Graduate from an accredited nursing program within 12 months of the application period
  • RN license (AZ or compact state) required prior to the start of the program
  • Demonstrates competency in basic EKG skills by passing EKG test or successfully completing basic EKG class/modules within six months of hire

  • Current American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Provider certification
  • American Heart Association ACLS certification obtained prior to the successful completion of the RN New Graduate Program
  • American Heart Association PALS certification (for required units) obtained prior to the successful completion of the RN New Graduate Program
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing
  • Demonstrated ability to provide excellent customer service, basic computer literacy, and proficiency in Microsoft Windows
  • Willingness to train on various shifts and, once the RN New Graduate Program has successfully been completed, must be willing to accept any open RN position for which the candidate is qualified, regardless of shift (days, evenings or nights) or campus (Prescott or Prescott Valley)
  • Less than twelve months of RN experience in any clinical setting

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA from a nursing school
  • General or skilled nursing experience, not to exceed 12 months
  • BSN

The following documents must be submitted by no later than noon on Thursday, September 5th, 2019 to be considered for the New Graduate program that begins November 2019.* We will begin contacting qualified applicants on September 23rd, 2019.

  • Completed YRMC's Online Application
  • Current résumé
  • A copy of the unofficial nursing school transcript
  • Copies of clinical evaluations from 2nd and 3rd semester if available
  • A 500-word essay explaining why you want to be a nurse and why you would be an excellent candidate for our program

Upload your transcripts, evaluations and essay as single documents under the "Other Documents" section located on your user profile in your online account. All documents must be uploaded or the application will be considered incomplete.

  • Please upload only your Resume to the Resume section
  • Please do not email documents
  • Please ensure each document has your full name on it
  • Do not submit your application until all required materials are uploaded
  • The essay takes the place of a cover letter: please do not submit a cover letter

The YRMC New Grad Program is a significant commitment of time and resources to train the selected candidates. Accordingly, YRMC asks for a mutual commitment on behalf of the candidates to work for at least 18 months at YRMC after the conclusion of the orientation period.

*Must pass pre-employment screening

Company Overview

Yavapai Regional Medical Center is a not-for-profit, integrated healthcare provider that offers a broad range of inpatient and outpatient services. Our healing network includes two full-service acute care hospitals, primary and specialty care clinics, the YRMC Wellness Center and the YRMC Outpatient Services Building. YRMC's unmatched continuum of care covers a 5,500 square mile service area and includes cardiac surgery, neurosurgery, a comprehensive Women's Health Pavilion and Arizona's only Patient Blood Management Program. YRMC has earned numerous awards for quality and has earned national recognition as an exceptional provider of care. Our MissionTo provide comprehensive, high quality healthcare consistent with our communities' needs.Our VisionCreating a "Total Healing Environment" wherein the people of YRMC work in partnership with the patients and their families seeking peace of mind and peace of heart as well as physical cures or comfort because we understand the indivisible relationship that exists between body, mind and the human spirit. Our ValuesRespect: Behaving in a way that honors self and others.Integrity: Being consistent and honest in word and deed. Accountability: Following through and being answerable for one's performance.Commitment: Demonstrating dedication to one's work, personal development, the organization, the Mission and the Vision.Quality: Providing service excellence.