Nursing Residency & Orientation Programs

CHMChildren's Hospital of Michigan's Nursing Education Department teaches and supports nurses and patient care employees through our orientation programs and ongoing education that impact patient outcomes and satisfaction.

Pediatric Units and Specialties

Graduate nurses may apply for nursing positions posted on the pediatric specialty units listed here. Available nurse positions will be posted on the DMC website at

Acute Care (Medical/Surgical)

  • 6 East: Infant/Toddler Respiratory, Neuro, I.D.
  • 6 West: Hem/Onc, BMT and Nephrology
  • 5 East: Surgical, Burns, Physical Rehabilitation
  • 5 West: Endocrine, Neurosurgical

Critical Care

  • Pediatric E.D. and Observation unit
  • Neonatal Intensive Care (NICU)
  • Pediatric Intensive Care (PICU)

How to Apply

It's strongly recommended to search and apply for RN positions several months early (see FAQs)

  1. Go to and create an account (do this at anytime)
  2. Select “DMC Children’s Hospital of Michigan” and “Nursing”  under  FACILITY and CATEGORY
  3. Click on RN positions of  interest, then complete and submit online application form

Our orientation programs have a strong emphasis on pediatric safety and are available for:

Click on a program name above to learn more about each program, the application requirements and how to apply.

Nursing Residency & Orientation Programs

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