Nursing at UNM Health

As a nurse at UNM Health, you’re part of a collaborative team that continually works to improve patient health and nursing practice. You care for a diverse group of New Mexicans in an academic medical center environment with opportunities for service in a broad range of disciplines. Learn from, teach and support your colleagues while contributing to a state leader in professional nursing.

Honored for Safe Care

You can trust that UNMH nurses prioritize patient safety. In 2016, the hospital was one of two recipients of the National Patient Safety Foundation DAISY Awards for Extraordinary Nurses. The award recognized our use of electronic health records to accurately document patient care and symptoms—thus improving patient outcomes.

Working Toward Magnet Recognition

UNMH is working to earn Magnet designation from American Nurses Credentialing Center. This program supports and recognizes organizations that: