Career Paths

Rush Offers Many Paths to a Rewarding Career

Administrative and Professional

Vice president at Rush University Medical CenterBeing a nationally recognized health care organization requires planning, vision and direction. From the emergency room to the boardroom, the business aspect of Rush is essential to our overall success.

Whether in finance, human resources, information services, fund-raising, community engagement, legal affairs or any of several other corporate departments, your contributions will strengthen and enrich one of the most well-respected academic medical systems in the country. 

Allied Health and Research

Laboratory professional at Rush Copley Medical CenterIn an allied health and research career at Rush, there’s one word that has great meaning — hope. From helping a patient have a voice again to discovering new medical treatments, you’ll experience strength in accomplishment. It’s the result of your skills and a culture that’s undeniably passionate about growth.

We teach. We learn. We support our allied health and research professionals with a commitment to ongoing development. We provide the tools that lead to more than just quality care. They lead to inspiration.

Nursing and Clinical Support

Nursing career path at Rush University System for HealthOur nursing and clinical support staff demonstrate an unwavering commitment to patient care, consistently performing at an extraordinary level. In fact, every member of the Rush University System for Health has been designated a Magnet hospital for excellence in nursing, with Rush University Medical Center having been recognized four consecutive times. 

Join us, and you'll discover more than a nursing profession. You'll find a learning environment rich with the support and clinical exposure necessary to help you continuously develop throughout your career. You'll experience a culture that encourages you to use your voice to guide our future, and an opportunity to build a career that can last a lifetime.

Provider and Faculty

Working as a physician at Rush University Medical CenterAs a physician or advanced practice provider at Rush, you'll work alongside highly skilled professionals who want to use their expertise to improve patients' health. 

Your colleagues will include nationally and world-renowned leaders in their fields. The facilities where you'll work and the technology at your disposal will be top-notch. And you'll be surrounded by professionals in other health care disciplines — including Magnet-recognized nurses — who'll work with you to deliver the highest level of care.

You’ll also have access to Epic, a clinically comprehensive electronic medical records system. 

Support Services

Support services careers at RushCentral to our mission at Rush is to provide outstanding, industry-leading patient care. And it takes more than nurses, doctors and other health professionals who provide direct patient care. It requires the dedication of people behind the scenes. As a member of the support services team at Rush, you’ll be one of the people we depend on to keep our facilities operating at their absolute best.

Whether you work in maintenance, food services, transport, security or another vital support position, you’ll discover that providing high-quality patient care goes beyond the bedside. Everyone who works at Rush plays an important role in our reputation, our future and our patients’ well-being.

Join Rush as a Nurse: Learn, Grow and Be Heard

Rush nurses can take advantage of multiple avenues for professional development. 

Learn about nursing at Rush
Learn about nursing at Rush