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EXCEL Nursing Internship Program

Have the unique opportunity to apply the theory you're learning in the classroom to real-world nursing experiences with patients, top medical professionals and peers who share your passion.

The EXCEL Program features:

  • 10 week long program, beginning June 4 and ending August 10; work between 24 to 40 hours per week on varying shifts
  • Work as a patient care technician side-by-side with a Nurse Preceptor
  • Weekly educational events and various networking opportunities are offered to expand your knowledge of the avenues of growth and development within Rochester Regional Health.
  • Internships located at Rochester General Hospital, Unity Hospital, Newark-Wayne Community Hospital, and Clifton Springs Hospital & Clinic

To be eligible for the EXCEL Nursing Internship Program:

  • Enrolled in an accredited nursing program; Baccalaureate program preferred but not required
  • Anticipated graduation date is either December 2018 or May 2019

Applications are accepted based on graduation dates. Click the Apply Today button to see if applications are currently being accepted.

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If you have any questions, please email us at nurse.recruiter@rochesterregional.org.

EXPLORE Graduate Nursing Program

Our EXPLORE nursing program gives you the opportunity to learn more about the areas of nursing that interest you, and further develop the skills and knowledge learned in nursing school. Designed only for recent nursing graduates, this unique program gives you a head start on your nursing career.

The EXPLORE program features:

  • A five-month paid program located atRochester General Hospital, Unity Hospital and Newark-Wayne Community Hospital
  • Rotational program provides the opportunity to experience 3 different units within the hospital over a 6 month period of time
  • Opportunity to work alongside an experienced nurse preceptor
  • Weekly educational opportunities, networking events and shadowing events to explore other units.

To be eligible for the EXPLORE Graduate Nursing Program:

  • Valid New York State Registered Nurse license
  • No previous experience as a Registered Nurse

Flexibility and availability for day, evening and night schedules

Applications are accepted based on graduation dates. Click the Apply Today button to see if applications are currently being accepted. The EXPLORE Program begins annually in July. 

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If you have any questions, please email us at nurse.recruiter@rochesterregional.org

ED Fellowship

The emergency department can be exciting and demanding. At Rochester Regional, we have the busiest emergency departments in the state, outside of New York City. Our ED fellowships, available only to recent nursing graduates, gives you the opportunity to experience this fast-paced environment and determine if it’s right for you.

The ED fellowship features:

• A year-long program that provides a 6-month rotational period on various units plus a 6-month training period in the Emergency Department

• Fellowships located at Rochester General Hospital, Unity Hospital and Newark-Wayne Community Hospital

• Opportunity to work closely with, and learn from, an experienced nurse preceptor

Applications are accepted based on graduation dates. Click the Apply Today button to see if applications are currently being accepted. The ED Fellowship begins annually in July.

Apply Today!

If you have any questions, please email us at nurse.recruiter@rochesterregional.org

Pediatric ED Fellowship

Our pediatric ED fellowship gives recent nursing graduates the unique opportunity to experience first-hand the demanding, fast paced and fulfilling environment only found in a pediatric emergency department. You’ll have the chance to apply knowledge learned in nursing school and expand your skills at Rochester General Hospital’s pediatric ED.

The Peds ED fellowship features:

• A full-time paid, one-year commitment

• Six month rotation on pediatric-focused units

• Six months exclusively in pediatric emergency

• Opportunity to work closely with, and learn from, an experienced nurse preceptor

• This fellowship offering is based on department availability.

The Pediatric ED Fellowship begins annually in July

Applications are accepted based on graduation dates. Click the Apply Today button to see if applications are currently being accepted. The ED Fellowship begins annually in July.

Apply Today!

For more information, or if you have any questions, please email us at nurse.recruiter@rochesterregional.org