​Nursing at SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - Madison

Every SSM Health St. Mary's nurse has the opportunity to be a transformational leader, thanks to our mature Shared Governance model, strong interdisciplinary relationships, and a culture of accountability. Nurses are empowered at the front line and in governance councils to make decisions about their professional practice. Our professional practice model, grounded in the mission and values of SSM Health, puts patients and families at the center of all we do. We believe that when nurses and patients work in partnership authentic healing relationships develop, the outcomes of care are exceptional, and the promise of safe care is held as a sacred trust.

Your nursing practice at SSM Health St. Mary's will be grounded in continuous professional development, clinical curiosity and inquiry, and a spirit of innovation. You will be given the skills and the resources to integrate evidence and research into your clinical practice to provide care that is high in quality, effective and efficient. SSM Health St. Mary's nurses are passionate about their work and unwavering in their commitment to making a difference every day in the lives of the patients and families they care for.

I am looking forward to you becoming part of our exceptional team. 

I am Ginger Malone, and I am a Magnet Nurse and an SSM Health Nurse. 

About this Facility

  • 440 beds 
  • 2,489 employees
  • QUEST Award for high-value health care
  • Magnet-facility for nursing excellence