Children’s Memorial Hospital aids new nurses

By Caylie Sadin Tribune Media Services

9:38 a.m. CDT, August 1, 2011


From assisting with emergencies to administering medicines and updating patient charts, being a registered nurse can be psychologically and physically demanding.

Children’s Memorial Hospital in Chicago has a year-long internship program that helps newly graduated and certified nurses cope with the stresses of the job, learn their responsibilities and segue into being a full-time nurse.