Job Description

RN New Graduate Program at Northwest Houghton Hospital in Tucson, AZ

$10,000 Sign On Bonus up to $30,000 for Med Surg/Tele Units! 

Positions will be full time working 12 hour shifts in an assigned department and shift.
The RN New Grad program is a 8 -12 week program guideline - The RN New Grad Program starts July 22nd 2024

Apply today and a Clinical Recruiter will contact you for interviews and invitation to upcoming Hiring Events! 

Opportunities available in the following departments at Northwest Houghton Hospital : 

Med Surg / Telemetry / ICU / OR

Limited opportunities in other specialty departments may be available at each hospital location


What we offer:

  • $10,000 optional Sign On Bonus for Critical Care units!
    $30,000 optional Sign On Bonus for Med Surg/Tele Units! 
  • Competitive Pay & Incentives  
  • Our nurses enjoy a robust benefits package including health insurance, flexible self scheduling, 100% licensure/certification renewal reimbursement, Tuition Reimbursement, and up to $20K for student loan payments.   

The RN New Grad program is an 8-12 week program guideline, including being supported as a new grad for your first 12 months.

Evidence-based curriculum that adapts throughout the first year of practice. Development of professional relationships through cohort experience and collaboration with peers, dedicated preceptors and educators in a supportive environment that allows new nurses to flourish! 

A trusting and supportive environment that builds confidence and self- reliance by focusing on solutions rather than problems.

Growth in your clinical reasoning skills through simulation, case studies, role-playing, group discussions, self-reflection and active learning activities.

*Must have RN License by date of hire - applications are being accepted before NCLEX is taken!

Opportunities will be available in select departments at each hospital location 


Position Qualifications/Minimum Requirements

Education Required:  Associates or Diploma in nursing program  

Preferred:  Bachelor's degree in nursing                                                



Current Arizona RN license or compact state license

American Heart Association (AHA)  or American Red Cross (ARC) BLS 

New grad RNs have 180 days to cert if ACLS or other cert required for dept. 

Northwest Medical Center Houghton is a 52-bed, full-service hospital serving Tucson's east side. With a cath lab, full lab and radiology services and four operating rooms supporting a broad array of specialties, Northwest Medical Center Houghton holds plenty of opportunity for applicants. Whether caring for patients at the bedside or supporting the hospital in a non-clinical role, we're excited to build a team who can really make an impact on our community.  NMC Houghton is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer:  race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested. 

Application Instructions

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