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Indiana University Health is home to excellence in nursing. IU Health clinical nurses possess clinical expertise, embrace learning, have a spirit of inquiry, are professionally engaged and foster relationships. 

As nurses, we care deeply about our profession and the patients who turn to IU Health for their care. At IU Health, we work every day to create an environment where our team members are personally valued, professionally invested and inspired by our patients and colleagues. 

Everything we do is rooted in the overall IU Health philosophy, which includes:

  • Mission. To improve the health of our patients and community through innovation and excellence in care, education, research and service.
  • Vision. We will lead the transformation of healthcare through quality, innovation and education and make Indiana one of the nation’s healthiest states.

As nurses at IU Health, we work toward the priorities below every day.


Our Nursing Priorities

Everything we do is rooted in the overall IU Health philosophy, which includes:

  • Mission. To improve the health of our patients and community through innovation and excellence in care, education, research and service.
  • Vision. We will lead the transformation of healthcare through quality, innovation and education and make Indiana one of the nation’s healthiest states.

As nurses at IU Health, we work toward the priorities below every day.


Talk to one of our recruiters about nursing opportunities at IU Health or register for a networking event.

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We are proud of our alliance with the American Red Cross, which demonstrates nursing's professional engagement in strengthening our communities. This partnership represents the largest single onboarding of nursing volunteers since World War I. Read more about the IU Health/American Red Cross alliance.

Community Impact

We are proud of our alliance with the American Red Cross, which demonstrates nursing's professional engagement in strengthening our communities. This partnership represents the largest single onboarding of nursing volunteers since World War I. Read more about the IU Health/American Red Cross alliance.

Read the Indiana University Health Nursing Annual Report to learn more about our nursing accomplishments.

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Our nurses have received a number of designations in excellence for their work. View our nursing honors here.

Nursing Designations

Our nurses have received a number of designations in excellence for their work. View our nursing honors here.