St. Joseph Health has created a unique Nursing Center of Excellence in order to empower, support and develop nurses in every way possible.
Visit additional nurses resources to learn more about our mission, programs and nursing activities at St. Joseph Hospital Orange:
Shared Governance Model
Gives a voice to our staff nurses in decisions regarding their professional practice and work environment. Our Nurses lead and participate on shared governance councils, which include:
- Clinical Development Council
- Clinical Practice Council
- Nursing Research Council
- Nursing Advisory Council
Clinical Practice Model
Based on the Novice to Expert theory by Patricia Benner, RN, Ph.D., FAAN, our Clinical Practice Model provides a framework for the professional growth. Within the model we offer a clinical ladder, preceptor and mentor programs, internships, extensive education, and rewards and recognition for individual accomplishments.
Care Delivery Model
Work with our dedicated team of professionals to provide care to our culturally diverse patients, their families, and our surrounding community.
Clinical Leadership Development Model
St. Joseph Hospital provides exciting leadership development opportunities utilizing a four-tiered development model. Pathways for career growth are individual to optimize the professional nurses' goals.