Benefits & Rewards for Nurses at Swedish Medical Center

There are many financial assistance programs for continuing education that have been available to nurses.


Tuition Reimbursement

This program provides employees with financial reimbursement for tuition and books. In addition to encouraging employees to participate in on-going education, it strives to prepare them to increase competence in their present position or prepare them for promotion.

  • All regular full-time ($3,000 per year) and part-time ($2,000 per year) employees are eligible immediately upon employment
  • Employees are reimbursed after successful completion of their class with a grade C or above

Special Assignments Council Scholarships

To assist employees who wish to further his/her education in health care related professions.

  • Scholarships are to be used for books, fees and other expenses during the academic year; $1,000 scholarships awarded

Medical Staff Nursing Scholarships

  • Annually award two $2,000 scholarships for employees pursuing a nursing degree; awarded during Nurses' Week