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Nursing careers for everyone

Whether you’re a nursing student starting out, a seasoned nurse seeking career advancement or somewhere in between, we have a place for you.

Why choose Nebraska Medicine?

When you join Nebraska Medicine, you become part of something much bigger. Our work is impactful and life changing. Every day, we create moments of triumph, instill hope and make a difference in the lives of our patients and families.

Here's what sets us apart:

Rich history

Since its founding as Omaha’s first hospital in 1869, we’ve become the most esteemed academic medical center in the region.


U.S. News & World Report has named Nebraska Medical Center the Best Hospital in Nebraska 12 years in a row.

Complex care

Our health care professionals are equipped to handle the most complex and highest acuity cases.

Professional growth

We offer ample opportunities for professional development and growth, empowering our nurses to reach new heights in their careers.

Competitive pay and benefits

We support you and your family with competitive pay, retirement plans, wellness programs and much more.

A collaborative environment

Surround yourself with supportive and inspiring colleagues in a culture where extraordinary patient care comes first.  

Professional growth your way

Regardless of where you are in your nursing career, we provide the resources and opportunities for you to advance professionally. Our educational and professional development opportunities include: 

We offer tuition assistance up to $5,000 annually for full-time employees pursuing an advanced degree. 

Earn your BSN through Clarkson College. You will have the opportunity to earn your bachelor's degree part-time or full-time and have four-year job placement with Nebraska Medicine during and following the program. Learn more.

We offer student loan assistance for full-time employees in eligible nursing roles. Nebraska Medicine will pay your minimum monthly payment directly to your lender.  

We encourage our nurses to become certified in their specialty and offer certification reimbursement up to $500 per year for eligible employees. 

A career that fits your life

Whether you prefer the adrenaline rush of the emergency department, the daily challenge of a float pool or a steady weekday schedule at a neighborhood clinic, we have a role that fits your needs.

Explore positions in more than 70 clinical specialties.

Benefits for what matters most

We understand the crucial role nurses play, and we go the extra mile to support them at every stage of their careers. From our comprehensive benefits package to wellness programs, we value your personal and professional well-being.

  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Retirement plan with matching contributions
  • Paid time off and paid holidays

Recognized for excellence

Nebraska Medicine is a Magnet-designated institution. The Magnet award recognizes excellence in nursing for the quality of care provided, continuous improvement in patient care and community health.

Start your nursing career here

Are you ready to embark on your nursing journey? Our comprehensive online nursing booklet has everything you need to kick-start your Nebraska Medicine career.

"There's just so much opportunity, especially being an academic hospital, which is invaluable. You can't really put a price on that."

— Kobe Slaughter, RN
Emergency Department

"There's nothing that can replace the experience that you get while at Nebraska Medicine."

— Auriel Blake, RN
Float Pool

"We're very close knit to each other. We try to help each other out. We make sure that no one falls through the cracks."

— Elvira Lizeth Ahkothe, RN
Med Surg Nurse

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