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Your Career Starts at Methodist Medical Center!

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At Methodist Medical Center, you have a chance to become part of our East Tennessee region’s premier healthcare delivery system.

Methodist Medical Center first opened as an Army hospital in 1943 when Oak Ridge, TN was still America’s “Secret City.” 

Today, the Methodist Medical Center has grown into a 283-bed facility and Advanced Primary Stroke Center, that serves more than 200,000 people in Anderson, Roane, Morgan Campbell and Scott counties. 

The hospital offers 30 specialty services, ranging from cardiology and orthopedics to oncology and wound care. Our high caliber physicians, nurses, technicians, and support staff help make Methodist Medical Center what it is—an award-winning facility with the heart of a hometown hospital.

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Why Choose a Healthcare Career at Methodist Medical Center?

Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge offers talented healthcare professionals the opportunity to be a part of a truly special medical community, within the natural beauty of Eastern Tennessee. 

Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge offers many diverse career opportunities in our expansive healthcare facility setting, which features—

We are also one of the area’s most robust healthcare employers, with 250 active and courtesy physicians, and over 800 employees.

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Why Choose Your Career in Oak Ridge, TN?

When you choose a career at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge, you’ll also be choosing a charming, wonderful community as your home.

Located just outside Knoxville, Oak Ridge, TN offers the charm and warmth of a small town, with the conveniences and amenities not usually found in a city its size.

Home to the world’s fastest supercomputer, Oak Ridge is home to Oak Ridge National Laboratory, whose research and technology initiatives in scientific discovery, clean energy, and security have ushered in an exciting period of growth for our area.

Our city schools consistently rank among the nation’s top systems, with students routinely exceeding state and national averages on SATs, ACTs, and National Merit placements.

With a total of sixteen parks, 10 lighted athletic fields, 27 tennis courts, three golf courses, 1,336 acres of greenbelt, and 173 miles of shoreline, Oak Ridge offers a variety of recreation options (including a world class rowing venue). The city is also home to a thriving cultural community that boasts a symphony, civic ballet, arts center, and the state’s oldest continuous operating playhouse.

Our Exclusive Partnership with Covenant Health and What This Means for You

Methodist Medical Center is a proud member of the Covenant Health family of healthcare and medical facilities all dedicated to improving quality of life through more than 2 million patients encounters.

Community-owned and headquartered in Knoxville, Covenant Health is a healthcare enterprise committed to providing the right care at the right time and place. As a not-for-profit health system, we are dedicated to being the region’s premier healthcare network through service, community, and innovation. We provide patient-centered care that inspires clinical and service excellence and strive to be the
first and best choice for our patients, employees, physicians, employers, volunteers, and communities.

Covenant Health is the area’s largest employer and has more than 11,000 compassionate caregivers, expert clinicians, and dedicated employees and volunteers.

If you’re passionate about patient care and our pledge of excellence resonates with you, we welcome you to join our team.


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A not-for-profit, community-owned healthcare system

We are committed to improving the quality of life in East Tennessee through better health. In partnership with our generous donors, Covenant’s 10,000+ employees, physicians, and volunteers are providing outstanding care for our patients and their families.

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