May 07, 2021

Registered Nurse PRN - Med/Surg (1 North)

  • Vanderbilt Health
  • Lebanon, TN, USA

Job Description

Registered Nurse – Med/Surg (1 North)

Role Summary:

The Registered Nurse is responsible for assessing, implementing, and evaluating care for various patients within the facility. This role reports directly to the Clinical Director of the unit. This position works in conjunction with other members of nursing service, ancillary services, physicians, patients, and families. It collaborates with various members of the healthcare team to ensure quality of care across the continuum. Requires the ability to be self-directed and quality focused. Interpersonal communication skills are a necessary function of this position.

Department/Unit Summary:

Med/Surg - 1 North is a 30-bed unit with a Nurse Patient Ratio: 1:6, Self-Scheduling, Patient Population: Post-Surgical, Medical, Cardiac, Vascular, Urology, Plastics, End of Life Care, GYN, and Ortho including State of the Art Total Joint Makoplasty. Every other weekend; Rotating Holidays; BLS required.

Position Shift:

  • PRN (as needed)

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Vanderbilt Wilson County Hospital:

For more than 40 years, Vanderbilt Wilson County Hospital (formerly Tennova Healthcare – Lebanon) has been a place of healing and connection for patients and families in Wilson County and the surrounding area. The two-campus facility is the sole provider of inpatient and outpatient medical services in Wilson County. Known for comprehensive services, recognized care, and a commitment to the community, VWCH became a part of the Vanderbilt University Medical Center family (VUMC) in August of 2019.

Recognition Awards for Quality

  • Joint Commission certified in total Hip and Knee Replacement
  • The Joint Commission Certified Primary Stroke Center
  • American College of Cardiology Accredited Chest Pain Center
  • Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program :(MBSAQIP) as a Comprehensive Center
  • American College of Radiology Accreditations – Mammography and Ultrasound
  • Accredited by American Academy of Sleep Medicine

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