Spectrum Health Nursing Careers

We are hiring.

Join a team—31,000 strong—that actively cares for each other and is committed to improving health and inspiring hope. You will play an essential role in delivering personalized health care to our patients, members, and our communities. We have over 175 unique roles requiring a nursing license, and we are committed to cultivating and investing in our people.


Find your passion in one of our specialty programs.

At Spectrum Health, we take pride in being a leader in health care quality and value. We provide several adult and pediatric health services and programs that give you opportunities to try something new and gain experience in other areas. Learn more.


You are important on our nursing team.

Diversity, equity & inclusion is about treating people with dignity and respect. It's about belonging. It's about stepping out of comfort zones, suspending judgments, and being curious. Discover ways we care for each other.


Benefits to support you (and your family).

We offer all the benefits you’d expect from a leading employer plus career advancement, training and more to help you balance your work and personal life. Explore how we invest in our people.


Advance your career on our team.

Cultivating our talent is one of our priorities. Our teams have diligently outlined career pathways, partnered with organizations and designed programs to help you achieve your career goals.

Nursing students

We support our new graduates.

We want you to be successful and feel supported in the transition to professional practice. As a new graduate, you will automatically be placed in our nurse residency program.

Not sure which specialty program is right for your career? Join our new grad RN float pool and rotate within our adult inpatient departments at Butterworth and Blodgett Hospitals for up to two years. Apply here.

Spectrum Health Michigan Service Area

Make West Michigan your home.

Spectrum Health is headquartered in the heart of our communities. We understand where you choose to work is important, but it is also where you are choosing to live.

Meet some of our team members.

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One of the largest medical/surgical units in Butterworth Hospital is 4 South, staffing 38 beds. This nursing team provides quality care for highly complex neurosurgical patients, general neurology patients, and general medicine patients. Spectrum Health provides neuro-specific training through classes, online learning modules, and 1-on-1 instruction on the unit with your preceptor. The professional growth and development opportunities with this unit prepare nurses for the next step in their career.

Hear some of our team member stories.

Listen as Jasmine and Nick share their journeys to become nurses and begin careers with the 4 South Neuroscience Unit at Spectrum Health’s Butterworth Hospital.



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