LVHN supports professional nurses to be their best. Our nurses are leaders who are encouraged to grow in their profession and help shape the future of patient care, while providing compassionate, evidenced-based care today.
We are looking for graduate nurses and experienced nurses who share our passion for providing the highest standards of quality care to our patients. Our staff works in a collaborative environment alongside colleagues who share the same commitment to delivering a positive patient experience. We have strong educational and career development programs, and we encourage ongoing skill development and growth.
LVHN has state-of-the-art facilities in eastern Pennsylvania and a variety of specialty areas for our nurses to pursue.
Relocate to LVHN for your Nursing Career
Benefits on day one, sign-on bonus, free housing, travel and relocation assistance.
How do I become a nurse at LVHN?
All LVHN nurses must be eligible to be licensed to work in Pennsylvania. LVHN will help you achieve your goal of becoming a registered nurse. You must be eligible to sit for the NCLEX, and we will cover the cost of your NCLEX and Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). It is mandatory that all applicants pass the NCLEX in English. Additional information about the Pennsylvania Nurse Licensing process may be found here: Nursing Guide (pa.gov)
After you’ve confirmed your license eligibility, we invite you to apply:
Once an LVHN recruiter or representative has expressed the candidate meets the requirements for an interview, the candidate must register at one of the American Job Centers (AJC) using the information listed here. Once registered, the AJC office will send the candidate a referral form which will allow LVHN to schedule and conduct an interview.
Upcoming Hiring Events
Aloft Ponce (free parking)
Dec. 20 4-9 p.m.
1925 Ponce By Pass
Ponce PR 00717
Carr. 2 Km.228.9
Ponce, Puerto Rico 00716
Four Points by Sheraton Caguas Real Hotel and Casino (paid parking exclusive for attendees)
Dec. 21 2-7 pm.
500 Alhambra En Granada Blvd,
Caguas, Puerto Rico 00725
Frequently Asked Questions
LVHN is set in a scenic region of eastern Pennsylvania. Big-city amenities or small-town charm – whatever your preference, you can find it here. Tucked in the hills of eastern Pennsylvania, Lehigh Valley is 90 minutes west of Manhattan and 60 minutes north of Philadelphia. The Lehigh Valley's principal cities are Allentown, Bethlehem and Easton, comprising the Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton metropolitan area. Lehigh Valley is easily accessible by major highways and an international airport and it’s the fastest growing region in the state. Northeast Pennsylvania, home to several LVHN hospitals, offers ample opportunity to enjoy nature, sports, culture and other activities.
Throughout the region, you will find outstanding higher education. In fact, the Lehigh Valley’s 14 colleges and universities are known throughout the region, the country and the world. More than 10,000 students graduate from these colleagues and university each year.
World-class health care, affordable housing options in urban, suburban and rural settings, and more than enough things to do and places to eat contribute to the region’s exceptional quality of life.
Your best life is made possible in the Lehigh Valley.
Allentown, Pennsylvania’s third-largest city, is making quite the comeback. Come see for yourself. You just might stay, and we’d love to have you.
LVHN is one of the largest employers and health care provider of choice in eastern Pennsylvania. Our nearly 20,000 health care professionals take pride in what they do and are driven by our mission to heal, comfort and care for the people of our community. Join our team, and find out why LVHN is named a 2021 Best Workplace in Health Care & Biopharma™ by Great Place to Work® and Fortune.
Results of the 2020 U.S. Census show the Lehigh Valley and surrounding areas are becoming more diverse. In Allentown, the Lehigh Valley’s largest city and third biggest in Pennsylvania, the Hispanic community now comprises 54% of the population. In Bethlehem, nearly a third of the population is Hispanic. And in Easton, the Hispanic community has grown the fastest in the last decade, now comprising 25% of the city’s population. As our community becomes more diverse, so should our caregivers who are providing care at LVHN’s nine hospital campuses and numerous outpatient locations. We are committed to diversity, equity and inclusion, and that means ensuring our workforce represents the communities we serve.
At LVHN, our colleagues are our most important asset. Our dedicated and passionate colleagues set us apart from other health care organizations, as does the way they are rewarded for their hard work. Our employees enjoy competitive salaries and excellent benefit programs. LVHN’s Total Rewards package recognizes the contributions of our nearly 20,000 health care professionals.
When you relocate for a nursing career with LVHN, you are eligible for comprehensive health benefits on day one. Plus, you can earn up to a $30,000 sign-on bonus depending on your experience.
To make your transition as easy as possible, we also will provide travel and relocation assistance if you need it.
For qualifying nurses, LVHN will provide housing for a minimum of one year in a safe, brand-new apartment in the heart of downtown Allentown. World-class amenities at these facilities include concierge service, lounges, fitness centers, terraces, garden courtyards, rooftop decks and an off-leash dog park. Watch these virtual tour videos to see for yourself.
If you have a passion for education and continuing to learn new skills, LVHN is a great place to spend your entire career. We offer numerous advancement pathways for professional nurses to build on and enhance patient care skills while providing the best in compassionate, evidence-based care to patients. We also offer support for specialty certifications in some areas.
Colleagues receive 100% tuition reimbursement up to an annual undergraduate or graduate program maximum. The cost of textbooks and fees charged to all students, including graduation fees, also are eligible for reimbursement.
We are eager to meet nurses from all areas. If you already live in the contiguous United States, we invite you to apply at your convenience. Visit LVHN.org/careers to learn more and explore opportunities.
Yes. LVHN is proud to offer a variety of clinical and nonclinical roles. We invite you to share our opportunities with anyone who may be interested.