Lahey Clinic
41 Mall Road
Burlington, MA 01805

P: (781) 744-8247
F: (781) 744-2602

Director: Debralee Quinn

Contact: Debralee Quinn
P: (781) 744-8247
F: (781) 744-2602

Lahey Clinic Nurse Re-Entry Program

Year Program Started: 2002

Max. Participants/Year: 60

Application Deadline: one month prior

Program Timeframe: four days a week for three weeks (January, May, and September)

Academic Level Targeted: professional school, retraining for nurses and LPNs out of workforce for 3-15 years

Racial/Ethnic Focus: any racial/ethnic group

Type of Program: education, counseling, mentoring, career/academic planning, re-entry into nursing practice, professional networking

Program Attributes: for credit, books/supplies provided, counseling provided, continuing education credits

Program Acceptance Requirements: graduates from RN, ADN, or BSN program with nursing license

Primary Science Discipline(s) Targeted: nursing

Additional Comments: The program is designed to assist the registered nurse back into practice. Hours are made to fit mothers' schedules. It will provide a basic review of nursing. Incorporated in lectures will be a review of basic anatomy, physiology, terminology, pharmacology, and epidemiology. A "hands-on" skills laboratory with simulation and a clinical shadowing experience are also provided.