Frederick Memorial Hospital Building


Why Be a Nurse at FRHS?

The Frederick Regional Health System is dedicated to providing outstanding and safe clinical care to its patients. This includes using quality control, quality assessment, peer review, and performance improvement methodologies to assure nursing related processes are continuously improved. Additionally, FHRS is committed to meeting or exceeding The Joint Commission (TJC) standards, Maryland state regulations and Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) requirements. Nursing makes an essential contribution to patient safety and quality of care. Desirable patient outcomes are an empirical part of a patient's care at FHRS. To demonstrate this passion for quality and safety, the nursing department uses the Pathway to Excellence and Magnet Model Components.

Highlights Include:

  • Certification Reimbursement
  • Clinical Experts on Each Unit
  • Clinical Ladder
  • Continuing Education, RN to BSN Scholarships
  • Evidenced Based Resources "OVID"
  • Nurse Residency Program
  • Nursing Satisfaction rates above National Mean, NDNQI
  • Professional Development Reimbursement
  • Professional Practice Model
  • Shared Governance Model with Active Councils
  • Tuition Reimbursement