May 17, 2021

Registered Nurse, Neuro ICU, Signing Bonus

  • Vanderbilt Health
  • Nashville, TN, USA

Job Description

Your Role:

Applies the nursing process to plan and implement the care of patients, including patient and family education and continuum of care planning. Effectively communicates pertinent patient/family information to the health care team. Collaborates in establishing patient goals and evaluates progress to ensure effective outcomes. Furthers professional growth by engaging in learning activities according to the Board of Nursing standards.

Relocation Assistance Available & $15,000 Sign-On Bonus for ASN or BSN

Department/Unit Summary:

Vanderbilt Clinical Neurosciences in Nashville, Tenn., is a leader in treating brain, spine and nervous system disorders. Collaboration is key in caring for such complex issues. That's why Vanderbilt neurosurgeons, neurologists and other experts team up to care for you. Our teams treat all neurological conditions including brain tumors; epilepsy; headaches; Parkinson's, essential tremor and other movement disorders; stroke, and muscular sclerosis, among others.

Read about exciting new developments happening only at Vanderbilt!

  • The ICU nursing 2 to 1
  • Stepdown is 3 or 4 to 1
  • Care partner and charge nurse help all
  • Medical receptionist
  • Run by anesthesia so always providers or NPs available
  • Taking care of neurologically compromised patients
  • Surgical patients/neuro interventional patients/stroke/complex spine/general neuro patients/Gilly and bray
  • Turn over 12 to 15 beds a day. Can be less than that
  • Night shift does 6 weekend shifts per 6 weeks, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday are all considered weekend shifts. Day shift does 4 per 6 weeks but Saturday and Sunday are only considered weekend shifts for dayshift.
Position Shift:

All new hires start on Night Shift (7pm-7am)

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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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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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