New Graduate Nurse Residency

Phoenix,AZ, USA

Company Description

MGA Homecare specializes in providing private duty nursing, personal care services, and therapy to the medically complex population. We deliver high-quality care in the home and community-based setting, the setting which is the lowest cost to the payers. We aim to be the employer of choice and the partner of choice to referral sources, state government agencies, and health plans. We currently provide care in Arizona, Colorado, Texas, North Carolina, Washington, and Tennessee with a plan to grow into new states and markets.  

Why choose homecare? 

  • Make an Impact - Health happens at home, not only the hospital. 

  • Create Rewarding Patient Relationships – opportunity to provide holistic care in the patient’s home while educating family members on best care practices. 

  • Care for Diverse Patient Populations - home healthcare nurses serve patients from various backgrounds and ages. 

  • Find Autonomy and Independence - Home nursing gives nurses a chance to be more innovative than any other setting while working with high acuity level clients and equipment. 

  • Create a Flexible, Customized Career – opportunity to choose your schedule and a career path of growth. 

Our team is comprised of nurses and healthcare professionals who are more than just providers, they’re partners. If you have a passion for helping others and want to make a true difference in your community, MGA Homecare is the place for you! 

Job Description

New Graduate Residency Program Summary: 

The MGA New Graduate Residency Program will assist you in transitioning from a new graduate to a fully competent, professional nurse. We provide a collaborative learning environment in which you can refine your nursing skills, enhance your knowledge, and develop new personal and professional relationships. MGA is committed to providing the highest quality client care. With this program you will develop competency and skills to become versed in high acuity care, regardless of prior experience while creating lasting relationships through comradery and team collaboration. This program explores a combination of classroom setting instruction, hands-on skills training in simulation lab, and preceptorship with a nursing mentor in the home setting before beginning one-on-one client care.  

This is a paid, full-time position for RNs and LPNs and includes 6 weeks of extensive training in the classroom, simulation, and clinical preceptorship in the home. Upon completion of training, the residency period will begin, offering mentorship with an experienced MGA clinician while the nurse working one-on-one with an MGA client in the home. During the new graduate program, the nurse must commit to working full time hours and understand the shift may include 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and weekend shifts to maintain the full-time schedule. 

Sign-on and retention bonuses are available, please see your recruiter for details. Program cohort dates are listed below. Application deadlines are due 14 days prior to the start date of the cohort.

  • November 6-17
  • December 4-15
  • January 8-19
  • February 5-16
  • March 4-15
  • April 1-12
  • May 6-17
  • June 3-14
  • July 8-19
  • August 5-16


RN Qualifications: 

  • Current Arizona Registered Nurse License is required.
  • Active Nursing License in good standing (required) 
  • Attention to Detail 
  • Time Management Skills 
  • Effective Problem-Solving and Conflict Resolution 
  • Good Organization and Effective Communication 
  • Home Health Experience (preferred) 

LPN/LVN Qualifications: 

  • Current Arizona Licensed Practical Nurse License is required.
  • Active Nursing License in good standing (required) 
  • Attention to Detail 
  • Time Management Skills 
  • Effective Problem-Solving and Conflict Resolution 
  • Good Organization and Effective Communication 
  • Home Health Experience (preferred) 

Additional Information

Benefits are available to eligible employees on the first of the month after 30 days of employment and include:

  • Sign-on and retention bonuses  
  • Benefits package includes 401k, medical, dental, vision, life plans, and more 
  • Opportunity for growth and increased nursing experience 
  • New Graduate Training with one-on-one mentorship 

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

At MGA, we prioritize diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) in both our organization and the communities we serve. We understand that DEI is crucial to our success as a healthcare company, allowing us to provide personalized care tailored to each patient's unique needs and preferences. Our belief is that everyone, regardless of their background or identity, deserves access to high-quality healthcare services. We respect and value the experiences, perspectives, and identities of all individuals, striving to create an environment where everyone can thrive. We are dedicated to attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the communities we serve, without discrimination based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.