Nursing: Why Choose UF Health?

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Our approach to patient care is different at UF Health Jacksonville.

This is adrenalin-charged nursing that allows you to experience the latest and greatest in medical technology.

Career growth here can be equally fast-paced with our nationally renowned University of Florida physicians, advanced medical practices, and a Level I trauma center—all in a supportive environment where your opinion counts.

We recently expanded our new, state-of-the-art neuroscience, cardiovascular and orthopedic units. Opportunities are available for experienced RNs in orthopaedics, med/surg, perioperative, ED and critical care.

Add to that everything Jacksonville has to offer, and you've got everything you need to get your blood flowing. And, of course, we provide relocation assistance.

Specialty Areas

The specialty areas available at UF Health Jacksonville are as diverse as the region itself. From critical care to surgery to a variety of specialties, you’ll find the position that will allow you to make your mark. In addition, our nationally recognized centers of excellence offer opportunities to specialize in cardiology, neuroscience, perioperative services, critical care or trauma.

And a career path here offers the opportunity to further advance your knowledge. You can earn nationally recognized certification with specialized internship training.

Perks & Benefits

Our strong benefits are the result of our inclusion in the nationally respected UF Health system. Professional benefits include progressive compensation packages, and an environment designed to further employee education, encourage employee satisfaction and uphold medical excellence.

  • Flexible scheduling to meet your lifestyle needs
  • Comprehensive benefits package that includes long-term disability coverage and an attractive 401(k) retirement plan
  • Paid holidays and personal leave that begin to accrue upon hire
  • Tuition reimbursement program
  • Flexible spending accounts

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Living in Jacksonville

Long beloved by its residents, Jacksonville, Fla., is becoming recognized nationally as one of the most desirable cities in which to live and work.

The metropolitan area is home to more than one million people who enjoy a cost of living that is lower than the national average and a warm, sunny climate that allows year-round outdoor activities.

Here, you'll also take advantage of the city's many cultural resources such as the Jacksonville Symphony, a vast array of eclectic and exciting dining experiences, and the scenic beauty of the Atlantic coastline and the St. Johns River.

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