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Graduate Nurse Residency Program

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Mimi Ryan, MSN, RN, NE-BC, Coordinator
Graduate Nurse Residency Program

For questions about regarding an application
status or the hiring process, please contact
Human Resources at 303-602-2666


The Graduate Nurse Residency Program at Denver Health is a 12-month educational program designed to help talented nursing graduates transition into professional practice.

The program begins three times per year based upon organizational need and is intended to support the professional development of ALL new graduate nurses hired into the hospital setting. The program is a supplement to our unit-based orientations.


As nurses, we are dedicated to providing excellent care and optimizing health and healing through the collaboration of inter-professional teams that support patient, family and community centered care.


  • Challenging, satisfying and compassionate work
  • The diversity of the team, patients and families that we serve
  • Being a valued member of an inter-professional team
  • Autonomy, professional development, and leadership
  • High quality, cost effective care
  • Healthy, safe work environment.