About Star Nurses

The Washington Post and the American Nurses Association (ANA) are proud to partner to present Star Nurses, a new nurse-recognition event that will honor patient, consumer, and peer-nominated RNs — the best of the best — in the DMV area.

Do you know a nurse with star qualities? Here’s your chance to give them the recognition they deserve and to show the


Nursing Careers

Find Inspiration, Make a Difference

Challenging. Rewarding. Lucrative. Nursing is all of those things and so much more.

Whether you are a natural caregiver or fascinated by the science of medicine—or both—nursing could be a great career option. From young people who are just graduating high school to individuals looking for a second career, the nursing field is worth considering. Nurses have seemingly endless opportunities.

Children’s National Hospital PRN - Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN II)

Children’s National Hospital, based in Washington, D.C., celebrates 150 years of pediatric care, research and commitment to community.  The LPN II will be responsible to provide care under the direct supervision of a Registered Professional Nurse.


Registered Nurse (RN) Labor & Delivery - Relocation Bonus available.

Adventist HealthCare seeks to hire experienced L&D Registered Nurses for a variety of shifts at our multiple acute care campuses including: White Oak Medical Center and Shady Grove Medical Center.


Public Health Nurse Ii

The Fairfax County Health Department is a progressive public health leader serving 1.2 million residents from diverse ethnic, cultural and economic backgrounds.


Sponsors and Partners

Thank you to our sponsors and partners for bringing Star Nurses to the DMV!

If you would like to be a sponsor, please contact Karrin Henry at