The residency program is a yearlong program designed to ease the
transition to practice for the new graduate nurse in their first
professional role. Emphasis is given to nursing leadership behaviors,
nurse driven outcomes and professional development. The curriculum is
designed to enhance the graduates’ critical thinking skills and their
ability to use outcome data to promote patient safety.
Through the Residency Program, new graduates can transition to their
profession and gain valuable full-time experiences in most clinical
specialties. These evening and night-shift positions offer a
comprehensive benefits package, competitive pay and shift differential.
Main Line Health offers all new graduates a precepted orientation which
is based on the clinical specialty and the individual learning needs of
the new graduate. On-going supervised training and educational
opportunities are provided to the staff during this transition and after
Why Choose Main Line Health for Your Nurse Residency?
From Our Residents
"The nurse residency Program has taught me to keep learning and trying, and has given me support when I thought I could never do this."
Ann Marie Baran, BSN, RN, Nurse Residency Graduate and staff nurse at Bryn Mawr Hospital
Main Line Hospitals offers our communities the latest technology in a
compassionate environment, and give the people who provide that care the
best opportunities to learn, grow and prosper. It takes a team to care.
Opportunities exist at each of our hospitals that are perfect for the
Graduate Nurse looking for growth and development in selected clinical
Consider the benefits of working for a Main Line Health:
Choice of suburban locations: Lankenau Medical Center, Bryn
Mawr, Paoli or Riddle hospitals
Paid participation in the formally structured program with peer
Competency based preceptorship with support from senior staff
and clinical educators
Teaching facility with state-of-the-art equipment
Comprehensive benefits package with matching 403(b) savings plan
Opportunity for career advancement throughout the organization
For more information, call 1.866.CALL.MLH.