RN Residency Program 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Developed by nurses, for nurses, Des Peres Hospital's Versant RN Residency is an evidence-based clinical, professional and personal support system that helps new nurses transition from student to confident nursing professional.

Des Peres Hospital's Versant RN Residency includes:

  • Instructor-led courses featuring current and emerging clinical guidelines and standards
  • Clinical preceptors who provide personalized bedside training
  • Mentors who provide personal support and career development guidance
  • Debriefing sessions that offer a forum for exchange between Residents

Core curriculum 25%

Our core curriculum supports your transition from novice to confident professional and includes classroom training, labs and simulations.

Guided Clinical Experience 75%

Des Peres Hospital's Versant RN Residency participants receive hands-on experience supplemented by classroom training, labs and simulations.

Specialty Tracks

You may choose among these Residency specialties for focused training:

  • Acute Care (Med/Surg; Telemetry; Geriatrics)
  • Critical Care
  • Emergency
  • Perioperative

The length of your residency will be 18 weeks.

 
 

We are not  accepting applications for the Versant Program at this time.