Registered Nurse - Joint and Spine - Part Time - Rotating

Job Description

The Med/Surg Nurse Residency Program offered at The Christ Hospital Health Network is designed to prepare graduate RNs to function confidently and efficiently. We provide an opportunity to practice clinical skills, care for several diverse patient populations, and gain an appreciation for the special interaction between patients and their families within this program. This multi-week program which includes classes and tests, simulations, and clinical time on your unit. You would also have an additional preceptor-based orientation on your unit.

Unit Description: The Orthopedic/Neurosurgery Unit is a fast-paced, 87 bed capacity center all private rooms located in The Joint and Spine Center on floors 3/4/5. It has state-of-the-art technology with the Navicare Nurse Call system, in room computing, Patient Information and Precaution monitors as well as texting communication. The unit primarily provides specialized care for patients undergoing orthopedic/neurosurgical procedures including total joint replacements, fracture repairs, spinal surgeries, craniotomies and intracranial hemorrhage patients. The unit may also receive medical/surgical overflow. Staff gain experience for a solid clinical foundation in medical surgical nursing from this diverse client mix.


  • RNs must have less than 12 months of nursing experience or be a new graduate to enter this program.
  • RN licensure from the State of Ohio must be obtained two (2) weeks after residency start date.
  • Applicants are able to begin before the above-mentioned residency start dates with verification of RN licensure.

About Us

For more than 130 years, The Christ Hospital been the beacon for exceptional healthcare in the Greater Cincinnati community. We're industry pioneers, always pushing the boundaries and reimagining the future of healthcare.

Our culture promotes collaboration, diversity and innovation. Together, as a team, we work tirelessly to enhance healthcare quality, accessibility and safety.