Nursing Residency Program

Med/Surg Residency Program

MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital med/surg nurse residency program was developed to improve quality of patient care by providing additional training and support to the new nursing graduate.

The purpose of the program is to support the development of competent nurse professionals who will ultimately provide patient care leadership at the bedside. The med/surg nurse residency program is centered on leadership, patient outcomes and professional growth. Leadership focuses on managing resources, including staff, supplies and services for quality patient care. Patient Outcomes focus on nurse sensitive quality indicators and on the provisions of quality care and assurance of patient safety. Professional growth focuses on the advancement of nursing knowledge and experience. MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital nurse residency program follows the standards created by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.