Clinical Advancement and Recognition Program for Professional Nurses

Build your nursing career at Lourdes.In an effort to provide professional nurses with opportunities for growth, development, and recognition of achievement, Lourdes supports a Clinical Advancement and Recognition Program. The program delineates five levels of practice. Eligibility for and advancement within the levels is dependent upon prerequisites and achievement of selected criteria in the areas of clinical practice, education, leadership, and research. These areas, as described in the Lourdes Philosophy of Nursing, contribute to "...the high standards of the nursing profession." The Clinical Advancement and Recognition Program provides a framework for self-directed growth and advancement of professional nurses.

The program promotes professional development and encourages contribution to the organization. Whether it be in such forms as committee involvement, certification in a specialty, leading of community outreach programs or involvement in nursing research, the creativity and knowledge of nurses at Lourdes Hospital is fostered - to the ultimate benefit of the nurse, the hospital, and the patient

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Tuition Reimbursement

Tuition Reimbursement is offered to full-time employees at a rate of 100% reimbursement of tuition with completion of course and receipt (max $5,250/year). Part-time employees receive 75% reimbursement of tuition with completion of course and proof of payment (max $5,250/year). A grade of "B" or better is required for graduate classes, "C" or better for undergraduate classes.

Joint Commission Gold Seal

Lourdes has been awarded the Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval

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Lourdes has received
Magnet Recognition for Nursing Excellence

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Outstanding Achievement Award by the American College of Surgeon’s Commission on Cancer

New York State Desginated Stroke Center

Lourdes is a New York State Designated Stroke Center

One of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery

One of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement