Welcome to a Nursing Career at Munson Medical Center, a Magnet-Designated Facility

Munson Medical Center, a three-time Magnet Award winner, employs more than 1,100 nurses who practice in nearly every acute-care specialty. Our talented and compassionate RNs are respected clinical experts and valued partners in care. They are recognized as mentors, educators, and strong health care advocates in an environment built on teamwork and collaboration among peers and physicians. Our favorable nurse-to-patient ratios enable our RNs to provide consistent, high-quality care to patients and our state-of-the-art clinical, diagnostic, and information technology allow our teams to stay on the cutting-edge of their fields.

Our RNs are encouraged to practice to the full extent of their educational training and licensure, and we pave the way for advanced education. Tuition reimbursement and strong satellite programs from esteemed universities make additional degrees possible. Unit educators foster strong mentor programs within our organization. Our hospital also offers residencies and internship programs that set our nursing pool up for additional advancement. Some of these programs include our Peri-Operative Internship, Peri-Anesthesia Residency, Critical Care Residency and for recent nursing graduates, our Graduate Nurse Program.

Munson Medical Center is located in the heart of Traverse City, a welcoming, family-friendly community. Our hospital, a 442-bed tertiary referral center, is the largest of nine hospitals in the Munson Healthcare system. Our system spans more than 11,000 square miles and serves 540,000 people in 30 counties.

If you are unfamiliar with Traverse City, here’s a little more about our picturesque town: It is listed as one of America’s “must see” places for family vacations, fine arts, craft beer and wine, farm-to-table food, fun festivals, romance, golf, and miles of beautiful beaches. In fact, Traverse City has been nationally recognized as one of “7 Up-and-Coming Foodie Destinations,” “10 American Spots You Don’t Know Yet, But Should,” “20 Coolest Beach Towns in America,” the “Top 20 ‘Arts Vibrant’ Cities,” and much more. As a resident, you’ll enjoy having this spectacular four-season playground right outside your door.