For Nurses

Join our nationally recognized team dedicated to providing an exceptional experience for our team members, patients and their families. 

Professional Nursing

Our Nursing Mission

We partner to provide exceptional patient and family centered nursing care with compassion and integrity to achieve optimal outcomes for each person and team member.

Our Nursing Vision

Our vision is to be a nationally recognized strengths-based nursing culture; always striving to achieve best practices in research, professional development, quality, and nursing care to retain the experienced nurses of today and recruit and mentor nurses of tomorrow.

Our Professional Nurse

A Mission Health Professional Nurse is a registered nurse who practices according to the Mission Health Guiding Principles. Read more here about the behaviors, actions and attitude of our professional nurses.

Our Nursing Professional Practice Model

The Nursing Professional Practice Model (PPM) outlines nurses’ expectations and promises in caring for their patients, families and each other as well as their collaboration with other professional disciplines.

The four key concepts chosen by Mission Health nurses to represent their practice are Compassion, Advocacy, Respect and Excellence (CARE) surrounding their fundamental purpose: Nursing is Our Mission.

Learn more about our Professional Practice Model for Nursing

Our Nursing Professional Governance

The Nursing Professional Governance process supports the empowerment of every professional nurse to own his or her nursing practice and standards of care, to achieve desired outcomes, and to strengthen relationships with each patient, family and team member.

Read more here about our Professional Governance Model.

Professional Development, Recognition and Technology

Professional Development Opportunities

  • American Heart Association Training Center
  • Care for You
  • Certification or re-certification reimbursement assistance
  • Clinical Ladder
  • CNA Progression Ladder
  • Fellowships
  • New RN Graduate Residency Program
  • Nursing Academic Advisor
  • Periop 101: A Core Curriculum™
  • Regional Simulation Lab
  • reSTART for non-acute care nurses
  • Therapeutic Crisis Prevention Intervention
  • Tuition reimbursement assistance
  • Universal Nurse Generalist program


  • Capacity Management
  • Cerner Patient Observer
  • PeraHealth
  • Strengths-based Performance Management Platform


  • Compassion iN Action (CNA) Award for certified nursing assistants
  • Leader Excellence Awards
  • DAISY Award for nurses

Click here to read more about Professional Development, Recognition and Technology.

Donate to Friends of Nursing

Friends of Nursing Education Fund

A nurse is who you turn to when you need clinical care, compassion and healing hands. Now our nurses are turning to you to help provide opportunities that will advance their knowledge and expertise. Additional training to work in specialty areas, pursuing higher level education, board certifications and attending national educational conferences helps nurses grow and implement the newest best practices at the bedside where our patients benefit the most.

Your support of nursing education makes a difference! For more information and ways to give to Nursing Education, click here. Under Gift Designation, find your preferred hospital in the list and click on “Nursing.”