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RN, Medical ICU, full-time, nights
NASHVILLE TN 37230
Category: Other
  • Your pay will be discussed at your interview

Job code: lhw-e0-89830868

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RN, Medical ICU, full-time, nights
**RN, Medical ICU**



**Requisition1804657**





**Discover VanderbiltUniversity 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.





Click
Here To View The VUMC Promise of Discovery





**Unit Summary:**



Our unit
specializes in adult general intensive care for patients with a wide variety of
diseases and conditions that include (but not limited to) pulmonary diseases,
drug overdose, GI bleeds, acute respiratory failure, and sepsis. What
attracts nurses to our unit is that each shift is a new adventure that brings
new challenges.



Our patient
focus is on patient safety, including families in the care of patients,
stabilizing acute processes, and caring for the critically ill.



A typical shift
for our nurses includes providing daily care to an average of two patients,
working with the team to develop a plan of care for the patient, and conversing
with the patient's family to include them in their family member's care.
Being involved in shared governance and decision making for the unit is also a
typical part of the nurse's shift.



We pride
ourselves on our team collaboration through the shared governance structure of
our unit and that our nurses are active participants in clinical-based
research.





**Awards and Recognitions:**




+ NurseResidency Program Best Team Award - Adult Critical Care Track:- Summer 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012- Winter 2012 - Summer 2013- Winter 2013

+ PRC TopPerformer Award in 2011

+ MICUCondolence Team - Nurses' Week Team Award, 2012



**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 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 at -at-vanderbilt/requirements/nursing1.pdf .





**Position Shift:**




Full-time,
Night Shift





**Our NursingPhilosophy**



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.





**Achieve theRemarkable**



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more about Vanderbilt nursing



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Professional
Development: -development.html



Life In Nashville:



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Job requirements: Graduate of an approved Nursing degree program, active Tennessee RN license, and 1 year of experience. Previous critical care experience preferred.


**Licensure, Certification, and/or Registration (LCR):**


Registered Nurse


**Job** _Registered Nurse - Critical Care_


**Organization:** _MICU Cohort 10 201733_


**Title:** _RN, Medical ICU, full-time, nights_


**Location:** _TN-Nashville-Vanderbilt Hospital (VUH)_


**Requisition ID:** _1804657_

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