Nurse Residency Information:
Please e-mail the following address: NurseResidency@salud.unm.edu
The University of New Mexico Hospitals will be the leader in the practice of professional nursing in the State of New Mexico.
We see nursing as a blend of art and science based on knowledge, skill, integrity, experience and creativity. Our mission is to return the patient to their family and community with a maximum potential for health and productivity or maintain the patient's comfort and dignity until death.
The nursing staff at University of New Mexico Hospitals believes that our fundamental commitment is to deliver quality nursing care to our patients in a safe environment. Our vision as an academic medical center is to be the health care provider and the employer of choice in New Mexico.
We uphold the Health Science Center mission and vision and honor our role as part of a teaching institution. We proudly serve as a resource for the provision of health care within New Mexico and the surrounding region.
We deliver quality nursing care by creating a diverse workplace culture that:
We are committed to maintaining and continually improving the safety and quality of nursing care through the ongoing monitoring and evaluation of outcomes and resolution of identified issues. We provide quality multidisciplinary nursing care by collaborating with our Health Science Center colleagues. We take seriously our role in educating are committed to the education and mentoring the of the medical, nursing, and allied health students of tomorrow. We treat each other, our patients, visitors and HSC colleagues with dignity and respect in every interaction.
Nursing Coordinating Council, September 26, 2008
Nursing Executive Council, October 28, 2008