OSF Healthcare Careers


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The experience of an OSF HealthCare RN is unique and respected. At OSF HealthCare, you’ll have access to new technology and opportunities to further your education while working toward your career goals. Be recognized for the value you bring and your insight to our organization’s decisions.

We strive to provide a culture that is unique and enhances our Mission of “serving with the greatest care and love.” We offer excellent employee benefits, compensation and a supportive work environment with access to new opportunities.

For the second year in a row, OSF HealthCare has been named one of the best employers in the country for 2019 by Forbes magazine, and the highest ranked Illinois-based health care system earning the distinction. 

Job Opportunities

Nursing opportunities at OSF HealthCare are available in a variety of settings and specializations including:

  • Bedside
  • Cath Lab
  • Clinic/Outpatient
  • Educators
  • Emergency
  • Flight Nurses
  • Hematology/Oncology (Cancer)
  • Home Health and Hospice
  • Medical/Surgical
  • Nursing Analysts
  • Transitional Care/Step Down
  • Traveling/Float
  • Leadership:
    • Chief Nursing Officers
    • Director of Nursing Units
    • Managers of Nursing Units

Why Choose OSF?

Mission-Driven Culture

Our Mission is not just a statement for our nurses – it’s a way of life. Everyone at OSF HealthCare is a Mission Partner, working to serve with the greatest care and love.

Our Mission doesn't just guide our interactions with patients; it drives every interaction we have with one another. We value justice, compassion, integrity and teamwork.



As a member of the OSF HealthCare family, you can expect to be part of a supportive work environment that demonstrates respect for every individual.

Opportunity to Grow

Education and development are important to you, and they’re important to us.

One way that OSF HealthCare encourages your personal and professional growth is through OSF Advance, our new professional development program that provides nursing Mission Partners with monetary awards and career development funds. Details about how to earn those rewards are available during the interview process.

OSF HealthCare also has two colleges of nursing, benefits to assist with higher learning pursuits, and superior on-the-job education.

Nurses can get additional training at our state-of-the-art Jump Trading Simulation & Education Center.

"OSF HealthCare's continuum of care allows nurses the opportunity for professional change and variety, while providing the chance to serve others with the greatest care and love." - Char, Bedside RN


Innovators in Health Care

At OSF HealthCare, you will have the opportunity to partner not only with an organization rich in history, but one helping to shape the future of health care.

Since the beginning, the Sisters of the Third Order of St. Francis have been unafraid of taking on the hardest challenges to provide care to all those who needed it.

"Even after all these years, working with this caring team of Mission Partners has taught me new approaches to treatment." - Karen, Oncology RN


Today, the Sisters embrace innovation by not only sharing technological and scientific advances across the Ministry, but by offering easily accessible, high-quality and affordable health care.

Three of our largest medical centers routinely earn Magnet certification. Truven, a health care analytics firm, has ranked OSF HealthCare in the top 20 percent of all health systems nationwide in three consecutive years.