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Nursing Jobs With Sign-on Bonuses, Competitive Salaries and More

Join the extraordinary team of nurses at UMMC now and take advantage of the benefits most important to you. There are two pathways to finding and applying for nursing positions at UMMC:

Sign-on bonuses and
competitive salaries

Incredible benefits and
PERS retirement 

UMMC’s preferred staffing partner, Healthier Mississippi People (HMP), is a private company that recruits talented clinical staff for key positions at UMMC. As a private company, HMP has greater flexibility in its offerings, including attractive sign-on bonuses and desirable take-home pay. Additionally, HMP offers a full complement of other competitive employee benefits.

As a state agency, UMMC offers nurses the opportunity to participate in the Public Employees’ Retirement System of Mississippi (PERS). Additionally, UMMC provides nurses with affordable, comprehensive benefits and competitive pay.


Search open positions and apply

Search open positions and apply

What’s the best fit for you? Contact us for more details.

Call or text:  (601) 213-7068
Email: clinicalrecruitment@umc.edu 

Nurses matter at UMMC 

No matter what path you choose, as a nurse working at UMMC you will be a vital, active part of the team at Mississippi’s only academic medical center, Level I Trauma Center, children’s hospital, Level IV NICU and a host of other complex programs offered nowhere else in the state. With four hospitals on our main campus, there are many different settings where you can use your skills. 

Find out why UMMC was named “Best Place to Work” by Jackson Free Press for the fifth year in a row. Join our team today for a career where nurses can grow professionally as part of a respected team of clinicians. 

Briana Petty, RN"I love that this job challenges me in different ways every day. I am constantly learning something new. The teamwork is unparalleled and I get to work alongside some of the best nurses and providers in the state. I feel a sense of pride working here. I love working at UMMC because I get to make a difference."
—Briana Petty, MSN, RN