Carle Nurses: We are Magnet®
Only eight percent of healthcare organizations nationwide can claim Magnet status, the gold standard for nursing programs. Carle is one of them. More than 1,500 nurses practice in a variety of settings, from inpatient hospital to ambulatory to our health plan. Each is supported by transformational leaders who give them autonomy to find solutions, integrate with their care teams and grow their careers. This environment is reflected in our world-class patient care and positive outcomes.
Carle is a top 50, great place to work
Healthgrades has named Carle one of America’s 50 Best Hospitals and among the Top 1% nationwide for consistant clinical quality. You can see our many awards, accreditations and accolades here
. Additionally, we’ve been named a Great Place to Work®
, something our nurses would say you don’t need an award to know. The clinical world is watching Carle Illinois College of Medicine
, the first engineering-based medical school in the world. And Stephens Family Clinical Research Institute
supports numerous projects, including those started by nurses.
Central Illinois is about way more than farmland
Champaign-Urbana has been defined as a micro-urban community, meaning we have many of the amenities of a much bigger city, with the feel of a smaller town. Almost equidistant to Chicago, St. Louis and Indianapolis for fun weekends away, the area offers excellent schools, a great downtown scene, Big 10 sports and culture including the Krannert Arts Center.
Find out if you’re a fit
There are so many opportunities for great nurses at Carle. If you’re not sure where you might fit, you can check out our nursing positions for descriptions of nursing roles. If you’re a junior or senior nursing student, ask about our student nurse internship program or consider a Carle Nurse Residency if you are a recent RN graduate, or in your final semester of nursing school.
Why our nurses love working at Carle
Advancing her education.
"Carle supports and encourages me to advance my education and skill level."
Mills Breast Cancer, LPN Sr Chemo
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Furthered her career.
"It's the first place that I have worked where I feel that I truly have a voice to impact change."
RN 4 Urology
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Loves work flexibility.
"This is the place to be for a new nurse who is starting a nursing career."
RN 2 Med/Oncology NT6
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Loves the team work.
"It is a privilege to be employed by a facility held in such high regard."
RN2 Peds Sub specialties
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Gained new perspective.
"Having such insightful co-workers and leadership team has made the job more manageable and rewarding."
RN 2 Med/Oncology NT6
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