Any nursing student can apply, however those who are in process of completing their last semester of their BSN nursing program may consider applying for an RN position with the Children’s Hospital of Michigan Post-Baccalaureate Pediatric Nurse Residency Program.
Yes, New CHM SNA and SNEs must attend classroom days of general Nursing /Patient Care education, plus Electronic Medical Records (EMR) training upon hire. The SNA and SNE will also be oriented by a preceptor to the unit/specialty they were hired for.
Those hired for SNA or SNE positions must attend hospital and nursing classes their first week of hire. Then, shifts and hours per week can vary during unit-specific orientation however, 2-4 shifts per week for the first few weeks may be necessary to learn the role and responsibility.
CHM SNA and SNEs graduating from their BSN program are highly encouraged to apply for CHM’s Post-Baccalaureate Pediatric Nurse Residency Program. All candidates, including those who are not CHM SNAs or SNEs, are considered for a Pediatric Nurse Residency Positions.