Nursing at CHKD

Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters, located in the heart of Hampton Roads, Virginia, is the region's only health system dedicated exclusively to children.

Behind every service is a family of talented employees dedicated to providing the highest quality of care for children. CHKD's team of nurses is an integral part of our approach to providing comprehensive, specialized pediatric care.

Begin Your Career with CHKD

Newly graduated nurses at CHKD are provided with a one-on-one preceptored orientation. CHKD's unique orientation ensures that the new graduate nurse is given the appropriate tools and knowledge to excel in a career as a pediatric nurse.

Nursing Student Opportunities

Award Winning Nurses

We have the best, most dedicated nurses in the region and several have been honored for their services.

Our Nursing Units


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Janice Poole
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Programs & Benefits

CHKD's nurses enjoy many benefits in addition to working in a highly specialized medical environment. Our nurses and patients benefit from a low nurse-to-patient ratio and are required to work only every third weekend.