Nursing Opportunities

Proven Clinical Excellence:

  • Top 5% in the nation for clinical excellence and patient satisfaction
  • Level II Trauma Center
  • Healthgrades 5-star excellence awards in more than two dozen categories
  • Primary Stroke Center Gold Seal of Approval


  • New hospital integrates efficiency and patient-centered care in a healing environment
  • State-of-the-art Emergency Services
  • New innovative operating rooms
  • Medical, surgical and critical care units
  • New behavioral health building

Environmental Stewardship:

  • A national leader in green energy initiatives, including recycling and renewable energy
  • Reducing healthcare energy costs
  • We will be 100% energy independent by 2014
  • We’re taking care of our patients, our staff and the environment

Global Vision:

  • If your personal mission includes reaching beyond a standard nursing practice, we’ll give you opportunities to care for patients through outreach partnerships in Nicaragua, Tanzania and on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota.

Philosophy of Care:

  • A human caring model that follows Dr. Jean Watson’s 10 Caritas Processes
  • Nursing Councils give nurses a voice and a system of governance
  • Professional development opportunities abound

Unsurpassed Quality of Life:

  • Enjoy the beauty of the Mississippi River Valley
  • Endless recreational opportunities
  • Quality schools, safe neighborhoods, friendly neighbors
  • A focus on the arts and the art of living well

Gundersen Health System is also proud to offer nurses:

Gundersen Health System is:

  • A comprehensive healthcare network including one of the nation's largest multi-specialty group medical practices, regional community clinics, hospital, home care, behavioral health services, vision centers, pharmacies, and air and ground ambulances
  • A physician-led, not-for profit healthcare system
  • Located throughout western Wisconsin, northeastern Iowa and southeastern Minnesota caring for patients in 19 counties
  • Able to meet patients’ needs for primary and specialized care
  • Comprised of more than 700 medical, dental and associate staff
  • Supported by a staff of more than 5,500
  • A tertiary referral center
  • A teaching hospital with 325 beds and a Level II Trauma and Emergency Center
  • Named among the Top 100 in the nation time and time again
  • The designated Western Clinical Campus for the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health


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