nursing

Nursing is your calling.

More than a job

Nursing is your calling. It’s part of who you are. And to be the best nurse, you have to be the best you. That means working in a top-ranked health system with the resources needed to have a thriving career. A place where you’re empowered to make a difference in the mind, body and spirit of every patient. Add a unique combination of outdoor living, a thriving cultural and business community, and you see why CHI Memorial gives you the life no other job can.

To learn more about nursing opportunities at CHI Memorial, call our Recruitment Office at (423) 495-8978 or email BestRNs@memorial.org.

$20,000 Sign-on bonus for experienced RNs

  • Med-Surg/Telemetry RNs, 18+ months experience, any shift. Bonus to be distributed in three installments. 
Aleska

When Alesska isn't caring for patients in the ER at CHI Memorial Hospital Hixson she enjoys hiking with her dog.

Why choose Chattanooga?

Nestled among the mountains along the Tennessee River, Chattanooga is nicknamed the “Scenic City.”  The city blends small-town spirit with outdoor adventure and a vibrant downtown featuring amazing restaurants, live entertainment, art, attractions and cultural diversity. 

Outdoor Adventure 
Mountains surrounding Chattanooga offer some of the nation’s best venues for hiking, mountain biking, rock climbing and hang gliding. Water sports including kayaking, paddle boarding, water skiing and fishing can be enjoyed in the Tennessee river and numerous area lakes. Whether you are a hardcore outdoor enthusiast or prefer to observe nature during leisurely strolls, Chattanooga has something for you. Learn more

Family Fun 
Family-friendly enrichment activities are available at Creative Discovery Museum, Tennessee Aquarium and IMAX 3D, Chattanooga ZooTennessee Valley Railroad and Museum, Rock City, Ruby Falls, Lookout Mountain Railway and Southern Belle Riverboat. Numerous public parks and playgrounds offer children opportunites for exploration and growth. 

Arts, Culture & Business 
The Hunter Museum of American Art has one of the nation’s largest collections of American art and numerous galleries are located throughout the area. Abundant outdoor sculptures and murals enliven the city. 

Chattanooga boasts the nation’s fastest internet with 10 gigs. Economic opportunities in addition to healthcare include: manufacturing (Volkswagen, McKee Foods, Roper, Astec), insurance and financial services (BlueCross Blue Shield of Tennessee, Unum, Cigna), and more. Entrepreneurs and investors come together in Chattanooga’s Innovation District to work on tech startups and other business ventures.  


To learn more about nursing opportunities at CHI Memorial, call our Recruitment Office at (423) 495-8978 or email BestRNs@memorial.org



Jeremy Jennings

Our nurses inspire others and share their extraordinary stories. 


Lee Ann Flinn, RN



Briana Foley, RN

CHI Memorial is pleased to partner with the DAISY Foundation to recognize the extraordinary difference nurses make in the lives of patients and co-workers.



CHI Memorial 2019 Community Benefit Report

In the past five fiscal years, CHI Memorial has provided more than $144 million in community benefit including approximately $44 million in financial assistance.