Registered Nurse 2 CC, Burn, FT-Nights (7pm-7am) - Vanderbilt University Medical Center - Nashville, TN

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Located in Nashville, Tennessee, and operating at a global crossroads of teaching, discovery and patient care, VUMC is a community of individuals who come to work each day with the simple aim of changing the world. It is a place where your expertise will be valued, your knowledge expanded and your abilities challenged. It is a place where your diversity - of culture, thinking, learning and leading - is sought and celebrated. It is a place where employees know they are part of something that is bigger than themselves, take exceptional pride in their work and never settle for what was good enough yesterday. Vanderbilt's mission is to advance health and wellness through preeminent programs in patient care, education, and research.
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Department/Unit Summary

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    • The Vanderbilt Burn Center offers world-class care to burn patients of all ages. Our team is committed to the burn population by providing both physical and emotional support for patients and their families from the acute phase of care through discharge and beyond. Our team of staff members are welcoming, fun, team oriented, and committed to the care provided to our patients. T he Burn Center is a 23 bed unit: 8 beds are dedicated to intensive care. The remaining 15 are used for either acute care or intensive care. Our unit specializes in caring for a diverse patient population with complex issues in a designated Level 1 burn center that cares for patients from over a 600 mile radius. A few of the procedures a nurse may perform during a typical shift include IV insertion, drawing blood, in and out catheterization, hydrotherapy (wound care), assisting with chest tube, central line, and arterial line placement, using rotoprone beds, and performing CRRT

      Your Role:

      You will apply the nursing process to plan and implement the care of patients, including patient and family education and continuum of care planning. Effectively communicate pertinent patient/family information to the health care team. Collaborate in establishing patient goals and evaluates progress to ensure effective outcomes. Further your professional growth by engaging in learning activities according to the Board of Nursing standards. For more information regarding the physical requirements and environmental conditions for this job, please click here .

      Position Shift:

    • Night Shift (7pm-7am)

      VUMC Recent Accomplishments
      Because we are committed to providing the best in patient care, education and research, we are proud of our recent accomplishments:

    • US News & World Report: #1 Hospital in Tennessee, #1 Health Care Provider in Nashville, #1 Audiology ( Bill Wilkerson Center ), 9 adult and 9 pediatric clinical specialties ranked among the nation's best, #15 Education and Training
    • Truven Health Analytics: among the top 100 hospitals in the US
    • Becker's Hospital Review: one of the "100 Greatest Hospitals in America"
    • The Leapfrog Group: grade "A" in Hospital Safety Score
    • National Institutes of Health: among the top 10 grant awardees for medical research in the US
    • American Association for the Advancement of Science: 12 faculty members elected fellows in 2014
    • Magnet Recognition Program: Vanderbilt nurses are the only group honored in Tennessee
    • Nashville Business Journal: Middle Tennessee's healthiest employer
    • American Hospital Association: among the 100 "Most Wired" medical systems in the US

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      Position Qualifications

    • Graduate of an approved Nursing Program
    • Active Tennessee RN license
    • 6 months of RN experience
    • BLS certification


    • ACLS certification
    • PALS certification
    • Hydrotherapy and Wound Care Experience
Job Information
  • Nashville, Tennessee, 37201, United States
  • 30642731
  • September 29, 2016
  • Registered Nurse 2 CC, Burn, FT-Nights (7pm-7am)
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Registered Nurse
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