In partnership with Versant

Treating people with care and compassion. Making lives better. Growing personally and professionally.   As part of Mercy Health, we’re doing what we were meant to do. And we’re committed to investing in our most valuable resource – our nurses. As a new registered nurse beginning your career, you’re probably wondering which hospital is right for you.

The Mercy Health RN Residency program will prepare you for a career in nursing by organizing and overseeing all aspects of your transition into professional nursing. It is the best way for you to gain the experience, skills, judgment, and confidence you’ll need to thrive in your new career. Our comprehensive and highly-supportive program is designed by nurses, for nurses.

All new graduate RNs are enrolled in this nationally recognized 18 week program. Upon successful completion of this paid RN Residency, you’ll be prepared to work as an independent, professional RN on your home unit. You will continue to receive support and development opportunities throughout the first full year of your career.

Opportunities are available throughout Mercy Health hospitals:

Mercy Health - St. Anne Hospital
Mercy Health -  St. Charles Hospital
Mercy Health - St. Vincent Medical Center
Mercy Health - Children’s Hospital
Mercy Health - Defiance Hospital
Mercy Health - Tiffin Hospital
Mercy Health - Willard Hospital

The chance to start a fulfilling career is right here.


New graduate RNs are eligible to apply.  Candidates must pass the NCLEX prior to the start of the program.