Clinical Education

Nursing Education and Development Programs for Sibley Memorial Hospital Employees

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We’re committed to your growth. Whether you are a new grad, a mid-career nurse or a seasoned R.N., when it comes to learning and growth, we’ve got you covered at Sibley. Nursing is a journey, and every step should be designed to help you advance so that you can realize your potential. At Sibley, our excellent educational and development programs include:

Nurse Extern Program

For rising senior nursing students, this summer program provides the opportunity to develop assessment, organizational, time management and priority-setting skills. See nursing theory put into practice. The program begins in May of each year.

Nurse Residency

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This comprehensive 12 month program features educational sessions based on the standardized UHC/AACN curriculum. As a member of the Maryland Nurse Residency Collaborative, Sibley graduate nurses will have opportunities to enter chat rooms with hundreds of other nurse residents from around the country to share experience and build professional networks. This exciting curriculum is designed to support newly graduated nurses with an emphasis on leadership development, communication, patient safety, and professional career planning.

For more information on the Sibley nurse residency program, email [email protected].

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CE Direct

Sibley nurses have access to an extensive continuing nursing education content library that provides courses on current hot topics as well as state-required CE modules. All nursing content is ANCC accredited.

Johns Hopkins Online Resources

Using single sign on access, Sibley nurses have access to hundreds of Johns Hopkins web applications, including the prestigious collections at the Welch Library and hundreds educational offerings on many, many topics . As a Sibley nurse, the  web portal enables you to access all of the classes, e-learning courses, books, and videos available to the entire Hopkins medical and university communities. 

Professional Advancement Clinical Excellence program (PACE)

Sibley’s career advancement model is based on a high level of commitment to clinical practice, leadership, service to the organization and performance improvement activities. This four-step ladder recognizes and rewards professional nursing excellence.

Additional educational programs include:

  • Generous tuition reimbursement program
  • To support for nursing specialty certification, Sibley participates in the ANCC Success Pays program
  • Comprehensive programs developed by Sibley educators
  • Access to Johns Hopkins Welch Library online library resources, including the Joanna Briggs Institute database for evidence-based nursing practice and thousands of full-text nursing journals

By investing in our nurses, we’re investing in a future of continuing excellence and achievement.