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Inspire New Nurses in Las Vegas and Denver

Posted by HealthTrust Workforce Solutions on Oct 19, 2017 9:54:29 AM

Our Specialty Training Apprenticeship for Registered Nurses (StaRN) program is looking for clinical instructors throughout the western United States. No teaching experience is necessary!

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Topics: Healthcare, HealthTrust, Nursing, StaRN

Nurse Spotlight: Amanda Moss

Posted by HealthTrust Workforce Solutions on Jul 14, 2017 10:59:04 AM

Amanda Moss, MSN, RN is a regional education manager for our StaRN program. A registered nurse for more than a decade, Amanda is inspiring new nurses in our Las Vegas market.

StaRN is designed to bridge the skills gap between new and experienced nurses through specialized training. In her role, Amanda is responsible for mentoring and educating newly-licensed nurses through skills training, simulation instruction, and other hands-on activities to prepare the nurses to work in specialized hospital units.

“I love my job,” says Amanda, who began her StaRN career as a clinical instructor. “And I get to teach about my passion.”

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Topics: Healthcare, Nursing, StaRN, Employee Spotlight, Nurse Spotlight

StaRN Prepares Recent Grads for the Real World of Nursing

Posted by HealthTrust Workforce Solutions on Jul 11, 2017 9:48:53 AM

Our StaRN program educates thousands of newly-licensed nurses every year using specialized training that bridges the skills gap between new and experienced nurses. After graduating from StaRN, these nursing “rookies” put their hands-on training to the test at HCA facilities around the country.

“StaRN to me was really the perfect stepping stone from graduating school to stepping into the real world of nursing,” says Matthew Rickmon, HCA’s 2016 Rookie Nurse of the Year winner for the Southwest Virginia market. “It truly was that intermediate level that helped prepare me for what was to come.”

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Topics: Healthcare, Nursing, StaRN

Inspire New Nurses in Gainesville

Posted by HealthTrust Workforce Solutions on Jun 16, 2017 9:59:13 AM

Our StaRN program is looking for Nurse Educators in Gainesville, Florida!

StaRN, short for Specialty Training Apprenticeship for Registered Nurses, is a training program designed to increase the pool of qualified registered nurses through bridging the skills gap between new graduates and experienced nurses.

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Topics: HealthTrust, StaRN

StaRN Behavioral Health is Looking for Nurses

Posted by HealthTrust Workforce Solutions on Feb 1, 2017 10:09:53 AM

We are looking for new RN graduates to join our StaRN Behavioral Health program!

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Topics: Healthcare, Nursing, StaRN

StaRN Comes to Kansas City

Posted by HealthTrust Workforce Solutions on Oct 4, 2016 3:31:11 PM

HealthTrust Workforce Solutions’ innovative Specialty Training Apprenticeship for Registered Nurses (StaRN) training program is expanding into new regions, starting with Kansas City! An open house will be hosted at the Marriott Kansas City Overland Park on October 10 to search for new StaRN clinical instructors.

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Topics: Healthcare, StaRN, Events

Why Everyone Loves the StaRN Nurse Training Program

Posted by Tony Pentangelo on May 17, 2016 1:06:04 PM

StaRN nurses say the training makes them feel better prepared for the workforce than they did as new college grads.

 

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Since its inception in 2014, the innovative StaRN (Specialty Training Apprenticeship for Registered Nurses) program has opened doors for 2,000 newly graduated nurses who otherwise would have faced substantial difficulties in getting hired locally. Another 2,000+ newly minted RNs are expected to complete the StaRN apprenticeship in 2016.

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Topics: Nursing Perspectives, Nursing Shortage, StaRN, Healthcare Recruitment, Nursing Leadership

Caring for America’s Aging Population Amid Changing Healthcare Demands

Posted by Parallon Workforce Solutions on May 16, 2016 12:57:35 PM

The HealthTrust reSOURCEs blog recently shared story about how the demands being put upon the healthcare system by the aging population and featured commentary from Parallon Workforce Solutions. 

Facilities that serve aging Americans, either in acute care or long-term care settings, will not just be staying busy. They’ll also need new strategies and techniques to recruit and train their staff to meet the changing needs of a more active, engaged and digitally savvy population of older adults.

 

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Topics: Thought Leadership, Nursing Shortage, StaRN, Nursing Leadership, Nurse Perspectives

The Global Nursing Shortage, and How to Fix It

Posted by Parallon Workforce Solutions on May 12, 2016 1:17:30 PM

Earlier today, an article was published on the Indeed blog discussing the global nursing shortage and what employers can do to feed the nursing pipeline. 

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Topics: HealthTrust, Nursing Perspectives, Nursing Shortage, StaRN, Healthcare Recruitment, Nursing Leadership

StaRN Program Featured on Staffing Industry Analysts The Staffing Stream

Posted by Parallon Workforce Solutions on May 11, 2016 11:19:18 AM

 

As a leader in the healthcare staffing industry, Parallon Workforce Solutions President and CEO Brendan Courtney advocates on behalf of Parallon’s Specialty Training Apprenticeship for Registered Nurses (StaRN) Program. It is helping more than 150 healthcare facilities across the country get the increasing number of qualified nurses they need to deliver care to a growing patient population. StaRN provides intensive post-graduate education for recent nursing graduates, including comprehensive didactic training, a robust simulation experience and a hands-on clinical preceptorship. Upon completion of the program, graduates are equipped with the knowledge and skill to begin their career.

 

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Topics: Nursing Perspectives, Staffing Industry Analysts, Nursing Shortage, StaRN, Healthcare Recruitment, Nursing Leadership