Join the team of compassionate healthcare professionals at CHI Memorial


Welcome to CHI Memorial Careers

CHI Memorial’s team includes more than 3,500 employees, 400 active volunteers and more than 600 affiliated physicians working together to provide the best care for our patients. Whether you prefer working in a small setting or larger environment, CHI Memorial offers the opportunity for you to thrive.

We are streamlining our application process so that we can quickly match your skills with an opening in our organization. Email your resume and contact information to the appropriate address listed below, and our local human resources representatives will respond within 24 business hours.

Note: You will need to complete our online application before the hiring process is complete.

Sign-on bonus for experienced RNs, medical laboratory technologists and certified nursing assistants (CNAs)

Registered Nurses:
  • $20,000 (full-time) – Med-Surg/Telemetry RNs, 18+ months experience, any shift
  • $6,000 (full time) & $3,000 (part time)* – Medical laboratory technologists, day and night shift opportunities available
  • $2,500 (full time)* – Certified nursing assistants (CNAs), experienced, full time night shift
  • $1,000 (part time)** – Certified nursing assistants (CNAs), experienced, night shift

Call (423) 495-8978 or email for more information about RN positions. Email for more information about medical laboratory technologist positions. For more information about CNA positions email

*Bonuses to be distributed in three installments
**Bonus to be distributed in two installments

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If you are inquiring about Patient Financial Services, Patient Access or Health Information Management positions please visit Conifer Health Solutions, our revenue cycle management partner.

CHI Memorial and its affiliates recognize the major importance of employees’ health and well being, and the responsibility of maintaining a healthy and safe environment for all employees, volunteers, patients and visitors. All individuals who are offered a position with CHI Memorial or any of its affiliates are screened for illegal drug, alcohol, and/or tobacco/nicotine use as part of the post-offer health screening. Individuals whose post-offer health screening results are verified positive for illegal drugs, alcohol, and/or tobacco/nicotine use, and/or whose reference and/or background checks are verified unsatisfactory, will be disqualified from employment, their job offer will be withdrawn, and they may be disqualified from applying for employment for six (6) months from the date of the post-offer health screening.

Award-winning care

  • Best Regional Hospital - CHI Memorial is once again the only hospital in the Chattanooga area to be named a Best Regional Hospital by U.S. News & World. CHI Memorial is recognized as ‘high performing’ rating in eight surgical procedures and chronic conditions evaluated by U.S. News: colon cancer surgery, lung cancer surgery, COPD, heart failure, heart bypass surgery, abdominal aortic aneurysm repair, knee replacement and hip replacement. learn more 
  • Number one in the nation for consumer loyalty - CHI Memorial earned the number one ranking on the NRC Health Consumer Loyalty Awards. The Consumer Loyalty Awards are the first, and only loyalty-based hospital rankings in the U.S. The awards recognize the top healthcare facilities garnering extraordinary loyalty from their patient populations today as identified and rated by over 300,000 U.S. consumers. learn more 
  • Four Star Rating - Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) awarded CHI Memorial with a four star rating. The most common overall hospital quality star rating is three stars, out of a possible five stars.  Only 24 percent of the 4,573 hospitals included in the survey received a four star rating.  CHI Memorial scored at or better than the national average in mortality, patient experience, and effectiveness of care. CMS updated its hospital compare overall hospital quality star rating data in February 2019. It was last updated in December 2017.  For more information, visit
  • 100 great hospitals in America - Becker’s Healthcare named CHI Memorial as one of the “100 great hospitals in America”.  According to Becker’s, hospitals included on this list have been recognized nationally for excellence in clinical care, patient outcomes, and staff and physician satisfaction. These institutions are industry leaders that have achieved advanced accreditation and certification in several specialties. The list also includes industry innovators that have sparked trends in healthcare technology, hospital management, and patient satisfaction

CHI Memorial nurses provide compassionate care in a healing environment. 

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