Feb 2017 Washington Hospital Center RN Residency - page 3

Hi everybody! Just figured I would start a thread for those starting at Medstar Washington Hospital Center in February for the Nurse Residency Program. My name is Laura, and I've been hired into the... Read More

  1. by   sweetlexus73
    Starting pay at WHC was around $28 when I started last year.
  2. by   thenurseguy88
    Did they offer shift differentials or premiums? Also do they take into account previous healthcare experience when determining the rate ? Or does every new grad get the same ? Thanks
  3. by   sweetlexus73
    There are night and weekend differentials.

    My understanding is that all new grads are started at the same rate because they are all considered "new grads" if you have previous nursing experience then you would not fall into that category. If you were a LPN or tech or something like that, it doesn't really count as experience because you were not acting in a RN role.