Graduate Nurse Residency Program

Welcome to Middlesex Hospital’s Nurse Residency Program! As a 4-time Magnet® Designated Hospital, we strive to provide our new graduates the support and education they need to transition successfully from academia to practice.

To be eligible for the GN Program, you will need to meet the following criteria:
  • Bachelor's degree in Nursing received within the last 6 months from an accredited nursing program

  • Eligible to obtain Connecticut Licensure within the first three months of hire

To Apply:

We are currently accepting applications for the nurse residency program in the specialties of Med/Surg/Telemetry, Orthopedics and Operating Room Nursing. Please click here to apply.  Type "RN Resident" in the keyword field on the right side of the page.


Graduate Nurse Residency Program

Middlesex Hospital's Nurse Residency Program is part of a national program formed jointly by the Vizient and the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN). It is designed to effectively support new graduate nurses as you transition into your professional roles as caregivers in the acute care hospital setting.

The Nurse Residency Program is built on an evidence-based curriculum that meets national residency program standards. Graduates of this 1-year residency program can expect to: Experience 1:1 preceptorship for the first 12 weeks; Attend monthly seminars; Develop organizational, interpersonal and critical thinking skills; Actively participate in unit activities and nursing councils; Complete an evidence-based practice project; plus much more.

Please take the time to look through our nursing site to see if Middlesex Hospital will be the right fit for you. We look forward to reviewing your application.

If you have any questions please email