Welcome to SWMC’s Nursing Division Home Page

Extraordinary Nurses – Extraordinary Care

Southwestern Medical Center is a great place to be a nurse! Our nurses are committed to provide exceptional service and quality care at all times, and make the practice of nursing more rewarding. You may learn more about our nurses and available opportunities through these links:

Career Opportunities

Check our on-line Career Center on this site for a current listing of available positions.

Sign On and Referral Bonus Programs

SWMC offers a $5000 employment incentive for selected full-time, clinical RN positions. This incentive is paid in two (2) equal installments of $2500. The first is paid after successful completion of 90 days employment, and the second is paid after the successful completion of one-year employment. Payments are considered taxable compensation. The employment incentive requires a 2-year, full-time commitment. Check with Human Resources for complete details.


Nursing is about testing your own limits. As a nursing student at SWMC, those opportunities are available to you. We take pride in mentoring and assisting with your nursing career development. Please review the opportunities listed on this site. Current programs include:

Nurse Extern Program at Southwestern Medical Center

SWMC is pleased to announce an excellent opportunity for senior nursing students who want to participate in a work-study program. Nurse externs may obtain hands-on experience working with an RN preceptor on an assigned unit. Students may also rotate through other nursing departments to enhance their learning experience.


Senior student in good standing currently enrolled in an RN program

Must have completed and passed fundamentals of nursing course and one patient care clinical rotation.

Minimum GPA of 2.0 in nursing course work.

For more information, contact:

Human Resources Department
5604 SW Lee Blvd.
Lawton, OK 73505
Phone: 580-531-4994
Fax: 580-531-6490


Southwestern Medical Center offers a great working environment, competitive pay and a generous benefits package.  To see an overview of our benefits, click here>>.

To learn more about our benefits or how they can be tailored to meet your needs, contact our HR Department at 580-531-4994.