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Champions for Children, Passionate Innovators, Dedicated Team Members

At Nicklaus Children’s, our mission is to inspire hope and promote lifelong health by providing the best care to every child. This means being a trusted partner to children and their families, not only in times of illness, but throughout their lives in many ways. Ultimately, it’s being a champion for children every day.

From treating the most critically ill infants in Miami to reaching children through virtual technology , our primary goal at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is to CREATE a healthy future for every child. At the region’s only freestanding hospital for children, your expertise and empathy will enable kids from birth to age 21 to live a full and rewarding life, and give you the opportunity to make a lifelong impact.

Whether you want hands-on experience with leading procedures, want to take part in award-winning training and development , or are looking for a unique environment that rewards you for making a difference in the lives you encounter, then this is your home.

Our History & Mission

Delivering Amazing Patient Care

Since 1950, our compassionate pediatric professionals have been champions for children, always delivering amazing patient care through the advancement of our mission to inspire hope and promote lifelong health by providing the best care to every child. We are committed to delivering high-quality care and a satisfying customer experience to every patient at every interaction. With over 40 pediatric specialties, we are the trusted partner of children and families through all stages of life and health, both physical and emotional.

Our Facilities

Building the Future

For over 70 years, Nicklaus Children’s, the region’s only health system for children, has been a leader in pediatric care. Today, we continue to pioneer innovative procedures inside state-of-the-art facilities like our Advanced Pediatric Care Pavilion. This six-story, future-focused tower houses the hospital's three intensive care units, as well as the neurology-neurosurgery unit and hematology-oncology unit among other patient and family-centered care enhancements. Nicklaus Children’s Hospital also has many outpatient and urgent care centers throughout South Florida, including on-demand virtual care.

Building the future goes beyond our facilities. It’s important that we work with and listen closely to our patients, families and communities to identify and act on what they truly care about. We also need to increase our capacity for resiliency and constantly innovate in order to thrive in a changing landscape.

Our Career Areas

Nicklaus Children's Health System is the region's only healthcare system entirely for children. If you’re looking for a unique environment with rewarding experiences where you can make a difference in every life you touch, don't hesitate to apply today and join our team.

Professional

Our professional team is the bridge between clinical and business operations and continually goes beyond expectations. It is made up of passionate, dedicated individuals who understand the relationship between operational excellence and amazing patient care. And they are committed to putting our patients and families first.

We are always searching for new team members who are committed to innovating and improving processes and scaling efficiencies that lead to the best clinical care and support services without ever compromising quality, service or safety. This is how we achieve operational excellence.

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Physician

Nicklaus Children’s is always looking for physicians with passion for children’s healthcare, creativity to advance methods, integrity to always do the right thing, and passion for their jobs to join our team.

We do everything we can to make sure our team is happy and working at the top of their game. This is why we ensure you experience a good work-life balance, have access to the latest equipment and procedures, and work in the best environments possible. We also empower you to hold us accountable by encouraging your involvement in decisions that affect your practice. Browse our open positions to see how you can join a health system that truly cares for its employees and the children we serve.

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Leadership

Nicklaus Children’s is looking for transformational leaders with experience, passion and a fierce dedication to patients and families. A leader who will envision, articulate and plan what the next five, 10 or 20 years may look like for our organization..

Founded in 1950, Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is South Florida’s only licensed specialty hospital exclusively for children. This makes us a unique place to work, with a leadership team that is always at the forefront of the pediatric healthcare industry. As advocates for children, our mission is clear. And we’re looking for like-minded, passionate professionals to join our team.

An information technology career at Nicklaus Children’s will put you at the forefront of one of the most important crossroads in healthcare history – with innovation and technology leading the delivery of patient-focused care. Healthcare IT is crucial to this transformation and we want passionate and creative individuals to help us move into the future.

We rely on our IT employees to keep systems running for telehealth patients in their homes, doctors on mobile devices in their offices and NICU nurses caring for preemies at 3 a.m. If you’re ready to help us change healthcare technology, search for your new IT job now.

Nursing

Nicklaus Children’s nurses are happy – and not just because they live near the sunny beaches of South Florida. Their job satisfaction is supported by having the most up-to-date equipment and cutting-edge tools needed to be champions for children. They also feel empowered and fully invested in their work while they are here because we make sure to give them a strong work-life balance.

As a Magnet hospital, Nicklaus Children's gives nurses direct communication and involvement in the decisions that affect them and their processes. We’re looking for passionate, driven nurses ready to join our outstanding team. Take a look at our current openings and apply today!

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Support

Inside Nicklaus Children's Health System, our Facilities/Support team is a well oiled machine. Day in and day out, they maintain our hospital to the high standards we set for ourselves. No matter what role you take on here, you’ll be an essential part of an organization that works to better the health status of every child and family who walks through our doors.

When you join us, you can expect clearly defined processes and goals, a sense of pride in the work that you do, and competitive salary and benefits. If you’re looking for a facilities/support role where you’re contributing to the health and betterment of the future, this is the place for you.

Laboratory

No matter where you are on your laboratory career path – technician, technologist, assistant or supervisor – at Nicklaus Children’s, you’ll have access to the latest technology, training and talent like no where else.

We pride ourselves in ensuring the health and safety of all our staff in all departments. Our laboratories are managed and maintained to the highest standards in regard to handling hazardous chemicals, care of equipment, emergency procedures, cleanliness and protocols. And we take good care of our employees, too, with unsurpassed benefits and a priority placed on work-life balance. We want you to be a part of the Nicklaus Children’s family and encourage you to search for your next job with us.

Finance

If you’re ready to invest in your finance career while prioritizing work-life balance and enjoying robust benefits, look no further than Nicklaus Children’s.

We are a growing organization and we need fiduciary guidance to ensure we remain fiscally responsible, forward-thinking and selective as it pertains to partners, investments and expenditures. Our industry is growing, and we understand the competition for top finance talent – across Miami and nationwide. We want you to be a part of our team, and hope you search for your next finance role now.

Our People

The Champions of Children

We are a passionate team using innovative methods to advance our mission of delivering amazing care to children and their families. To do this, we must focus on US because our people are the reason we are able to provide the best care to every child and build a healthy future for our community and beyond. Our values and guiding behaviors CREATE not only the experience we want for children and their families, but also a unique, inspiring and fulfilling work environment for all of our team members.

Meet Dr. Jason Katz - The Heart Program at Nicklaus Children's Hospital (Video)

Meet Dr. Jason Katz - The Heart Program at Nicklaus Children's Hospital

Meet Dr. Carrie Firestone Baum - The Division of Gastroenterology at Nicklaus Children's (Video)

Meet Dr. Carrie Firestone Baum - The Division of Gastroenterology at Nicklaus Children's

Meet Dr. Joy Baysa - The Heart Program at Nicklaus Children's Hospital (Video)

Meet Dr. Joy Baysa - The Heart Program at Nicklaus Children's Hospital

At Nicklaus Children’s, we each understand the importance of holding ourselves accountable for the care we provide because we are champions for children.

Regardless of your role, you are essential to the overall patient experience – this includes clinical care, customer service, and everything in between. You have an impact on the lives of children and their families who come to us when they are most vulnerable and put their trust in our expertise.

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Living the Nicklaus Children’s Way

See how we embody the CREATE values on a daily basis.

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As champions for children, Nicklaus Children’s is committed to putting the health and safety of our patients, families, medical staff and employees first, which is why we highly encourage all members of our team to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19. Vaccination offers protection against severe Covid-19 related illness.

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