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Nursing at NYC Health + Hospitals

Nurses at NYC Health + Hospitals are instrumental in promoting and advancing healthcare for all New Yorkers, especially the disadvantaged, underprivileged and most fragile members of our community. Nurses in our system are a critical component to New York City’s mission to guarantee healthcare for all.

Career Opportunities at NYC Health + Hospitals

Our more than 9,600 public health nurses are internationally recognized for their dedication in caring for our diverse patient population. They are committed to providing superior care and improving patient outcomes. Our nurses are devoted to serving our patients’ needs no matter where they are in the health continuum, whether in the community or when they require specialized care.

Public health nurses provide patient care and education in a variety of settings, including hospitals and post-acute care facilities, homes, Correctional Health facilities and neighborhood Gotham Health centers. They also play a vital role in building a culture of health. Their potential to impact the overall health of communities is significant. Public health nurses are instrumental in advancing and improving population health particularly in high need areas throughout the city.

NYC Health + Hospitals nurses serve as leaders, as role models and as healers, providing care and compassion for our patients, our families and our society.