Apr 19, 2021

Licensed Practical Nurse 2- Spine Clinic (One-hundred Oaks)- FT Days- VUMC

  • Vanderbilt Health
  • Nashville, TN, USA

Job Description

Licensed Practical Nurse 2- Spine Clinic (One-hundred Oaks)- FT Days

Department Summary:

The Comprehensive Spine clinic is an interdisciplinary program including providers from Orthopaedic, Neurosurgery, and Physical Medication and Rehabilitation. The program provides support to medical and surgical spine patients. This department provides clinic support in multiple locations including OHO, Northcrest, Clarksville and Gallatin.


JOB SUMMARY:

Supports the licensed healthcare team members in the provision of patient care to include direct patient care, providing healthcare information to patients/families, and following established plan of care. Works in close collaboration with the RN or a licensed healthcare team member to evaluate the patient's plan of care and progress toward goal attainment. All patient care activities are undertaken with the delegation/supervision of a licensed professional in accordance with VUMC standards and licensure regulations.

Discover Vanderbilt University Medical Center:

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.

Our Nursing Philosophy:

We believe highly skilled and specialized nursing care is essential to Vanderbilt University Medical Center’s mission of quality in patient care, education and research. We believe nursing is an applied art and science focused on helping people, families and communities reach excellent health and well-being.

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Learn more about VUMC Nursing:
•VUMC Nursing:http://www.mc.vanderbilt.edu/root/vumc.php?site=vanderbilt-nursing