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Tuesday, Dec 6th
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About the Event

Come meet with our Recruitment Team!
Learn about Children's Mercy and how you can be a part of the leading children's hospitals in the nation !!

Wondering why you should join our Children’s Mercy team?

Consider this…

  • Children’s Mercy, established in 1897, is the only free-standing, nonprofit children’s hospital between St. Louis and Denver.
  • Children’s Mercy was the first hospital in Missouri or Kansas to earn the prestigious Magnet Recognition for Excellence in Nursing Services.
  • ‍Our medical staff includes more than 700 pediatric specialists and 2,500 nursing professionals — dedicated only to children.
  • ‍We are home to the world-renowned Genome Center and the region’s only Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.
  • Children’s Mercy is consistently voted one of the best places to work in Kansas City!

At Children’s Mercy, you’ll enjoy perks not offered at most other hospitals in the region:

  • Tuition Assistance Program
  • Additional Pay Programs
  • ‍Low nurse-to-patient ratios
  • ‍Employee Wellness Center
  • ‍Family Illness Pay
  • Free Parking
  • ‍Relocation Assistance
  • Relocation assistance is available to experienced nurses

Why our employees choose Children’s Mercy …And you should, too!

“This is the one place in my employment history that I have felt at the end of every day that I made a difference or an impact on someone, no matter how small. From the moment you step on the bus, walk in the door, down the hall, etc., everyone is so friendly and greets you with a smile, which is rare. Those who have never worked at any another hospital have no concept or idea how good CM is to its employees.”

“For me, this is the best place to work… the whole environment, people, system… are awesome. This is my second home.”

About Children's Mercy

Children's Mercy continues transforming children's lives and redefining pediatric medicine.We are the only free-standing children's hospital between St. Louis and Denver and provide comprehensive care for patients from birth to 21. Children's Mercy consistently is ranked among the leading children's hospitals in the nation. We were the first hospital in Missouri or Kansas to earn the prestigious Magnet designation for excellence in patient care from the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

Clinical Care

  • ‍Medical staff of more than 750 pediatric specialistsMore than 40 pediatric specialties
  • ‍First hospital in Missouri or Kansas to receive Magnet designation in 2003 from the American Nurses Credentialing Center for superior nursing quality
  • ‍First hospital in the region to receive redesignation in 2007 and again in 2012


  • ‍Affiliation with University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
  • ‍Principal teaching hospital for The University of Kansas Medical Center
  • ‍More than 400 medical students each year.60 doctors take part yearly in our fellowship programs
  • ‍Home of the nation’s first Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship
  • ‍Nursing students from dozens of schools in the Kansas City area receive training at Children’s Mercy


  • ‍More than 100 physician scientists, basic scientists, nurses, fellows and residents involved in research projects, representing millions of dollars in multi-year awards
  • ‍Co-leading the largest nephrology research project in North America
  • ‍More than 140 clinical trials on-going at any one time
  • ‍The largest Clinical Pharmacology program in North American and one of 13 designated Pediatric Pharmacology Research Units studying the safety of new medications for use by children
  • ‍The Center for Pediatric Genomic Medicine, established in 2011 as the first genome center in the world entirely inside a children’s hospital with a focus on the diagnosis of inherited pediatric diseases. One of the 10 leading institutions in the Kansas City Area Life Sciences Institute, which also includes the University of Kansas, Midwest Research Institute, University of Missouri-Kansas City and the Stowers Institute.