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Nursing Careers

Nurses can start, or continue their careers at UPMC and take advantage of the many opportunities that UPMC affords them.

Spotlight on Nursing Specialties

With all of the choices UPMC offers nurses, it’s challenging to know what specialties and opportunities are available! To help you learn about various positions and opportunities, we feature a specialty or job type here. Check back periodically to see what we’re currently featuring.


UPMC offers nurses the chance to grow and develop their professional careers in countless directions and a variety of settings, including:

  • Community, urban, and regional hospitals
  • Rehabilitation and long-term care facilities
  • Outpatient clinics
  • International operations

Learn more about your nursing choices at UPMC.

Registered Nurses

There are innumerable opportunities for registered nurses at UPMC. Nurses have the opportunity for professional development through the clinical pathway, which rewards and promotes nurses for experience, specialty certifications, and education.

Learn more about My Nursing Career for RNs.

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