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pediatric nursing at Dayton Children’s

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There is no better place to be a nurse, find your passion, and grow your career! At Dayton Children’s, a Magnet® recognized hospital, we believe that each moment counts when interacting with our patients, families and with each other.

When you become a nurse at Dayton Children’s, you are not only focused on making a child better, you are also focused on promoting safety, educating families and helping the overall well-being of the child and their family. We can't wait for you to join our team through one of our open positions, our nurse residency program or nurse extern program!

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the pediatric difference in nursing

It's more than a's a's about making a child smile even when they don't want to be in the hospital. We are so thankful for our nurses at Dayton Children's that go above and beyond every day to make a difference in the lives of our patients and their family!

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Because with kids, magic still exists!







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recognizing our nurses going above and beyond

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At Dayton Children’s, we believe that each moment counts when interacting with our patients, families and with each other. We love to recognize those that go above and beyond by awarding various nursing-related awards throughout the year like DAISY and TULIPS awards, our very own peer-nominated nurse excellence awards, and our highest honor, the Cameo of Caring award.


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Please note that all nursing positions require graduation from a program of nursing accredited by the ACEN and/or CCNE. To verify if your nursing program is accredited, please check with these accrediting bodies at or U.S. Department of Education.

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If you have additional questions about applying for a job at Dayton Children’s please contact employee experience at 937-641-5627.

Are you interested in a rewarding and exciting career at Dayton Children’s? View our current job openings and apply today!

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