Rhea Medical Center Career Opportunities

       Rhea Medical Center provides primary health care to all members of our community. We seek qualified individuals to work in all aspects of care and service to our patients. Our clinical and support staff number about 220 individuals providing care for hospital patients. Why should you consider working for Rhea Medical Center? There are many reasons, but here are a few.


     The hospital is fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations (JCAHO). Our facilities have rated among the best in this area. More importantly, we focus daily on quality care, listen to our patients, and work to improve our services. In a small community, our patients are also our friends and family; we have this extra incentive to give the best care possible.


Staff Commitment

     Our staff feels a strong commitment to the care of our patients. From this commitment, they derive a sense of satisfaction and accomplishment.



     Rhea County is located approximately 35 miles from the metropolitan Chattanooga area. Our area has the advantages of a small community but is close enough to access the services of a larger city. Also, Rhea County is located on the Tennessee River and near the mountains of the Cumberland Plateau, making it an ideal place for those who love the outdoors.

We welcome your interest in employment opportunities. Rhea Medical Center is committed to compliance with Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. This facility does not discriminate in admission procedures, services, training, operation, or application and employment practices. We offer equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, or veteran status.

How to Apply:

Applications and resumes may be submitted by any of the following means:

1. Download application form

Download, Print and fill out the Application for Employment.

Completed applications or resumes may be faxed or mailed:
Fax: 423-843-4510  

Mail: Rhea Medical Center/ Attention: Human Resources
9400 Rhea County Hwy.   
Dayton, TN  37321

2. In-person

Applications may be obtained at the front entrance from the Information Desk or
from the Human Resources office Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

For further information, contact Peri Meadows, Human Resources Director 423-775-8579 or
e-mail pmeadows@rheamedical.org.

3. Apply / View Current Job Postings Online.