UAB hiring essential hospital workers

UAB is hiring essential workers in healthcare and support services for the hospital and outpatient clinics.

UAB MedicineFemale nurse is wearing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) while working in the Hospital during the COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) pandemic, March 2020. has openings for essential employees in a variety of medical specialties and support services. These are positions deemed essential for the efficient operation of UAB Hospital and UAB’s outpatient facilities.

Openings exist in a variety of medical fields, including nursing, respiratory therapy, radiologic technology and many more. UAB Medicine is also hiring workers in environmental services, guest services, food/nutrition services, case management and social work.

“The disruptions to everyday life associated with the COVID-19 pandemic have had an effect on the workforce in most industries in the United States, including health care,” said Reid Jones, CEO of UAB Medicine. “UAB, the largest employer in the state of Alabama, is looking for the next great employee — from the cafeteria and information desk to the lab, nursing unit and surgical suite — who will help care for the people of Alabama.” 

A list of available essential jobs and information on applying for a career at UAB Medicine can be found at UAB Medicine also periodically hosts hiring events to help fill open positions. Details on upcoming events can be found at