Providence Health & Services Registered Nurse - Transition Into Practice (TIP) Program - Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, California


Providence is calling experienced (fellows) and new graduate (residents) Registered Nurses to our Southern California Transition into Practice (TIP) program at Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA

For detailed information about our TIP Program please visit our website at

We are seeking Registered Nurses who are:

  • Experienced RNs interested in a Fellowship Program in a new practice specialty.

  • New graduate RNs seeking a professional Residency transition program.

Position Summary:

The Nursing Institute Transition into Practice Program (TIP) offered by Providence Heath & Services in the Southern California Region is committed to developing our people as a strategic priority to ensure we provide the highest quality care to those we serve.

This Registered Nurse professional development program is designed to support either the newly licensed (new graduate Resident) progression from education to practice in a first professional nursing role, or the experienced nurse (Fellow) transitioning into a new practice specialty.

  • Newly graduated RNs (Residents) are within 18 months of graduation and typically have less than 12 months of experience.

  • Experienced nurses (Fellows) typically have more than 12 months of experience in same practice setting.

This Transition into Practice Program (TIP) is offered throughout our California hospitals with the following considerations and in various clinical areas:


Variety of Positions

Typically, the medical/surgical/telemetry clinical areas have more openings than other specialties.

Availability Varies

Availability of clinical areas varies at each medical center

Shift Options

There are often more night shift opportunities than day shift assignments.

Specialties MAY Include:

Behavioral Health

Cath Lab

Critical Care

Emergency Department

Float Pool



Labor & Delivery

Medical Surgical / Telemetry

Neonatal ICU


Operating Room

Pediatric ICU


Post Anesthesia Care Unit



Sub-acute Care

Transitional Care Unit


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current California Registered Nurse (RN) license

  • Current Basic Life Support certification for healthcare providers from the American Heart Association

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's degree in Nursing (BSN) or Master's degree in Nursing (MSN) or BSN in progress

  • A clinical rotation completed at a Providence Health & Services facility

To be considered for the program, please attach the following documents:

  • A current resume

  • California RN license

  • Current BLS card

  • Letter of intent to include why you are interested in Providence Health & Services, the values you will bring to the organization, and how our program will help further your professional career goals.

  • Three references; one from clinical instructors on school letterhead (for newly graduated RNs), one from previous and/or current employer and one personal reference

About Providence Health & Services, Southern California:

Anchored by six award-winning comprehensive medical centers, Providence Health & Services, Southern California provides a full spectrum of care that includes not only leading-edge diagnostics and treatment, but outpatient health centers, the well-regarded Providence Medical Institute physician group, numerous outreach programs and clinics serving those in need, hospice and home care and even our own Providence High School, a Blue Ribbon college-preparatory campus.

Our San Fernando Valley Medical Centers include:

  • Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in Mission Hills

  • Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank

  • Providence Tarzana Medical Center in Tarzana

Our South Bay and West Side Medical Centers include:

  • Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center in Torrance

  • Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center in San Pedro

  • Providence Saint John's Health Center in Santa Monica

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Nursing

Location: California-Burbank

Req ID: 134744