Nursing Residency Program

Midland Memorial Hospital's RN Residency consists of 25 percent classroom instruction and 75 percent hands-on training at the bedside. It features instructor-led courses on current and emerging clinical guidelines and standards including clinical preceptors providing personalized bedside training, mentors offering personal support and career development guidance and debriefing sessions creating a forum for exchange among residents. The residency also uses state-of-the-art web-based technology to efficiently execute the program.


Who is eligible for the Nurse Residency Program?
New graduate RNs and LVNs or RNs and LVNs with less than 6 months experience are eligible to apply for the nurse residency program. Others will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.

What are the licensure requirements?
You must be signed up to take the NCLEX within 30 days of employment. You must also have a GN license from the BON.

When is the next residency?
We have three residency programs per year that begin the beginning of the month in January, June and October. The program through Midland Memorial Hospital requires a two year commitment upon completion of the RN Residency program. Please contact human resources for contract specifics.

What is the schedule? 
Nurse Residency Program is an 18-22 week program that requires a full time commitment. Time off is granted only on an emergency basis during this program.

Can I go to any unit? 
Nurse Residency Program residents can be placed in all units with openings. Limited spaces may exist in the specialty areas, (i.e., Labor & Delivery, Nursery, Emergency Department, Intensive Care Units).

When is the deadline to apply?
Applications are open at all times during the year. Please indicate which cohort you will be applying for in the application. The deadline for submission is at least one month before the start of the cohort.

What paperwork gets me started?

  • A completed Midland Memorial Hospital job application. Click here to apply online.
  • Resume
  • At least two letters of reference from a clinical instructor, preceptor or direct supervisor on letterhead
  • Current BLS card (American Heart Association)
  • Official school transcript - This must be the final transcript once you graduate. GPA of 3.0 or higher preferred.
  • Nursing License (verification via Texas Board of Nursing website prior to cohort)

All parts of the application should be typed. The job application may be submitted online or in person. All other components of the Nurse Residency application must be mailed to:

Midland Memorial Hospital
Human Resources
400 Rosalind Redfern Grover Parkway
Midland, TX 79701