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Nursing at Children's Hospital

Work as a Nurse at East Tennessee Children's Hospital

Nurses at East Tennessee Children's Hospital work in collaboration with a highly experienced and skilled multidisciplinary team to provide comprehensive family centered care to patients in our care. Nurses throughout the organization bring an invaluable level of service and expertise to our region's youngest patients. Opportunities exist for critical care, medical/surgical, perioperative, specialty care and administratively trained nurses.

Browse our Nursing Opportunities

As a member of our staff, you will have access to a comprehensive benefits package, ample opportunities for professional growth and will work in a highly supportive and engaging environment.

If you are interested in joining the nursing team at ETCH, click the button above to browse through our current opportunities.

  • Nurse Residency
    The Pediatric Nurse Residency program at East Tennessee Children's Hospital is a highly competitive year-long orientation program for recent nursing graduates or those with less than one year of experience in an acute care environment.
  • Nursing Continuing Professional Development
    Nursing Continuing Professional Development includes planned, organized learning experiences designed to build upon the educational and experiential bases of the professional nurse.
  • Nursing Testimonials
    In their own words, our Pediatric Nurses share how working at East Tennessee Children's Hospital has been such a special experience to them.
  • Professional Practice Model
    The professional practice model provides our nurses with a communication and collaboration point of reference as they provide care to patients and families.
  • Summer Nurse Extern Program
    East Tennessee Children's Hospital offers students the opportunity to discover pediatric nursing during a 10-week paid externship program. During the program, students work alongside pediatric professionals providing care for high-acuity and diverse populations in East Tennessee's only comprehensive regional pediatric center.
  • Transition to Pediatrics
    Nurses new to pediatrics participate in a specially designed fellowship program as part of their specialized orientation. This program builds on their previous acute care nursing skills and experiences to allow them to become highly skilled pediatric nurses.

  • Quality Standards and Patient Safety
    East Tennessee Children's Hospital is committed to providing a safe environment for your child. The information on this page illustrates how Children's Hospital is providing the safest possible care to your child during his or her stay.

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Nursing Testimonials

Hear what some of our nurses say in their own words about working at East Tennessee Children's Hospital

In Their Own Words