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Here's why it's great to be a nurse at MLKCH

MLK Community Healthcare has a culture of nursing like no other. We have a compelling mission to improve the health of an appreciative and truly deserving community. We support our nurses with tools, training and best-in-class resources. Our fantastic new RN Residency Program launches recent graduates on a path to success. Our staff fellowships for experienced nurses open doors to new fields of expertise and leadership training at the highest level. And we offer competitive pay and unbeatable benefits. The result? Inspirational careers and the chance to make a meaningful difference in the lives of the most vulnerable.


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Are you an experienced nurse and would like to become a nurse at MLKCH?
Chat with a recruiter Monday-Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

RN Interview Day

Join us for an Interview and Hiring Day! Registered Nurses welcomed!
Participants will be entered in a $300 Gift Card raffle!

  • Date: Tuesday, June 25
  • Time: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
  • Directions/Parking: Our main lobby entrance is located at 1680 E 120th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90059. The entrance to the parking lot is on Healthy Way at the north side of our building, behind the large sculpture. Our hospital is easily accessible by public transportation and car. Get directions here.


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Walk-in Weekdays: Walk in for an interview. Leave with a career.

Walk-in and interview with us every Monday - Friday from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. You’ll meet our RN recruiter, learn about our competitive pay and benefits, and enjoy a delicious lunch on us!

Joining us for an interview?

  • Location: Our office is located at 1680 E. 120th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90059. Please plan your commute accordingly and arrive a few minutes early.
  • Dress Code: We recommend professional attire. Dress in business or business-casual attire, showing your best self.

What to Bring:

  • Resume/CV: Bring a copy of your resume or CV
  • Dress: Business casual

What to expect:

  • Parking: You should park in the Visitor / Lot D  (this will be right in front of the outpatient center next to the hospital) no Temporary Permit will be needed.  Best way to access the hospital to take 120th street either off Wilmington or Compton Ave and proceed to the signal, Healthy Way and turn into the Hospital Parking Lot.  Follow the signs.
  • The Interview: You can expect to meet with our friendly team to discuss your qualifications, experience, and aspirations. We'll also provide you with a chance to learn more about our organization.

 If you have any questions or need further information, please feel free to contact our HR department at 424-338-8629.

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RN New Graduates Residency Program

RN New Graduates Residency Program

Nursing new graduate? Elevate your clinical skills and fast track your career with the RN New Graduates Residency Program at MLK Community Healthcare. This comprehensive, paid program offers unparalleled exposure to MedSurg/Telemetry and ED nursing at our award-winning hospital. Our trained preceptors and supportive clinical team will help you gain the experience, skills, judgment, and confidence needed for a rewarding career in nursing. We offer competitive pay and benefits, a warm, welcoming culture and a unique employee wellbeing program.

New graduate nurse residencies

See information on the upcoming nurse residencies below. 

MedSurg/Telemetry: 12 week program

  • Application
    • Application window opens on 5/6/24
    • Apply HERE
    • Closes on 6/3/24
  • Program begins 7/22/24


Float Pool: 12 week program

  • Application
    • Application window opens on 5/6/24
    • Apply HERE
    • Closes on 6/3/24
  • Program begins 7/22/24


Or, are you an experienced nurse? Learn about more career enhancing programs, visit our Fellowships page here.

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