Job Description

RN New Graduate Residency Program at Northwest Medical Center in Tucson, AZ

Positions will be full time working 12 hour shifts in an assigned department and shift.
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! 


Critical Care Opportunities may be available in the following departments at Northwest Medical Center : 

Emergency Room




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


What we offer:

  • $10,000 optional sign on / relocation bonus for Critical Care departments
  • 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 a 6-12 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. 

Experience growth in your clinical reasoning skills through preceptorship, simulation, case studies, role-playing, group discussions, self-reflection and active learning activities in a trusting and supportive environment that builds confidence and self- reliance in order to help you to be successful in your new nursing career. 


*Must have RN License prior to start date

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 is the largest of the Northwest Healthcare hospitals and offers a full-range of healthcare services from basic outpatient procedures and tests to specialized, high-tech inpatient care. Located in the beautiful northwest part of Tucson, our employees have easy access to the natural beauty of the surrounding area in their spare time.

Northwest Medical Center is comprised of a 300-bed hospital, three urgent care facilities, a freestanding emergency center and a large physician group, offering you a variety of settings in which to work. Every location is dedicated to providing safe, quality patient care, but more than that is the commitment to employees. It strives to provide a culture of teamwork, respect and appreciation for all staff, whether they care for patients directly or work in a support role. With employee appreciation celebrations throughout the year, opportunities for growth and the satisfaction that you are part of a hospital leading the way with accessible, convenient healthcare in Tucson, Northwest is a great place to work. NMC 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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