May 08, 2020
VA Boston Healthcare System
Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Residency Program
The Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Residency Program (PMH-NPRP) is designed to provide clinical and academic experiences for new graduate Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) transitioning into the professional role of PMHNP.
The PMH-NPRP is partnered with Boston College Connell School of Nursing. The VA Boston Healthcare System and Connell School of Nursing support evidence-based nursing education, research, and practice. Together, they aim to provide a comprehensive educational opportunity through didactic and clinical components to enhance the training of the new nurse practitioners in the care of veterans for a successful transition from novice to competent, confident, and independent mental health nurse practitioners.