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Registered Nurse PRN (As Needed) ~ Asthma, Sinus, Allergy Clinic
NASHVILLE TN 37230
Category: Other
  • Your pay will be discussed at your interview

Job code: lhw-e0-89830848

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Registered Nurse PRN (As Needed) ~ Asthma, Sinus, Allergy Clinic
**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





**Department/UnitSummary:**



**Welcome to VanderbiltAsthma, Sinus and Allergy Program (ASAP)**



_Weare the first multi-specialty program in the country dedicated to treatingairway diseases._ If
you have asthma, allergy or sinus problems, we offer total care including
testing, treatment, resolution and management -- all under one roof.





If
you need relief from allergy, sinus or asthma issues, we can help you feel
better fast. Vanderbilt is the first multi-specialty program in the
country dedicated to the evaluation, treatment, and management of airway diseases.
Patients have access to a total care system that encompasses evaluation,
treatment, resolution, and management.





Allergy
Relief at



Allergies
can prevent you from enjoying food, nature and pets. They can also make it hard
to use many household products. We offer complete care to help you manage
your allergies.





Sinus Relief at



Sinus
issues can cause trouble breathing, headaches or swelling in your face. We
can help you find sinus relief.





Asthma
Relief at



Uncontrolled
asthma can prevent you from being active and enjoying life. We can test,
diagnose and treat your asthma, often in just one visit.





ASAP Location and Hours at :



The
candidate selected will work Full-Time hours during our normal clinic
hours. Travel to other clinics may be
required as well.





**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.





**Position Qualifications**



**_Required:_**




+ Graduateof an approved Nursing Program (BSN preferred)

+ ActiveTennessee RN license

+ 6months of RN experience (acute Nursing experience preferred)

+ Allergy/ Sinus / Asthma / ENT nursing experience desired

+ Infusionnursing experience highly desired





**Position/Shift:**





This
is a PRN position. The candidate
selected will work as needed on the specified day.





**West End Clinic Hours:**



Monday
- Thursday 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.



Friday 7:30
a.m. - 12:00 p.m.





Additional
locations are in Brentwood, Franklin, Gallatin, and Lebanon and offer
complete services, and include free onsite parking. Our main campus location is West End in
Nashville, TN.





**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.





**VUMCRecent Accomplishments**



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





**U** **S News & World Report:** #1 Hospital in
Tennessee, #1 Health Care Provider in Nashville, #1 Audiology ( **BillWilkerson Center** at ),
12 adult and 10 pediatric clinical specialties ranked among the nation's best,
#15 Education and Training



**Truven Health Analytics:** among the top 50 cardiovascular
hospitals in the U.S.



**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



**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





**Achieve the Remarkable**



Learn
more about VUMC Nursing:



**Nursing Careers** :



**Benefits** :



**Our Nursing Philosophy** :



**Our Nursing Leadership** :



**Shared Governance** : -governance.html



**Education &Professional Development** : -development.html



**Life In Nashville** :



**VUMC Nursing** :





**Download the Vanderbilt University Medical Center Facts 2016-2017** at to learn more about our
services and facilities.





*CA


Graduate of an approved discipline specific program (or equivalent experience) and 1 year relevant experience


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


+ Registered Nurse Required


**Physical Requirements/Strengths needed & Physical Demands:**


+ Heavy Work category requiring exertion of 50 to 100 lbs. of force occasionally and/or up to 20 to 50 lbs. of force frequently and/or up to 10 to 20 lbs. of force continually to move objects.


**Movement**


+ Occasional: Sitting: Remaining in seated position

+ Occasional: Lifting over 35 lbs: Raising and lowering objects from one level to another, includes upward pulling over 35 lbs, with help of coworkers or assistive device

+ Occasional: Carrying under 35 lbs: Transporting an object holding in hands, arms or shoulders, with help of coworkers or assistive device.

+ Occasional: Bending/Stooping: Trunk bending downward and forward by bending spine at waist requiring full use of lower extremities and back muscles

+ Occasional: Climbing: Ascending or descending stairs/ramps using feet and legs and/or hands and arms.

+ Occasional: Kneeling:Bending legs at knees to come to rest on knee or knees.

+ Occasional: Crouching/Squatting: Bending body downward and forward by bending legs and spine.Reaching above shoulders: Extending arms in any direction above shoulders.

+ Occasional: Reaching above shoulders: Extending arms in any direction above shoulders.

+ Frequent: Standing: Remaining on one's feet without moving.

+ Frequent: Walking: Moving about on foot.

+ Frequent: Lifting under 35 lbs: Raising and lowering objects under 35 lbs from one level to another

+ Frequent: Push/Pull: Exerting force to move objects away from or toward.

+ Frequent: Balancing: Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling when walking, standing, crouching or maneuvering self, patient and equipment simultaneously while working in large and small spaces

+ Frequent: Reaching below shoulders: Extending arms in any direction below shoulders.

+ Frequent: Handling: Seizing, holding, grasping, turning or otherwise working with hand or hands.

+ Frequent: Fingering: Picking, pinching, gripping, working primarily with fingers requiring fine manipulation.

+ Frequent: Bimanual Dexterity: Requiring the use of both hands.


**Sensory**


+ Frequent: Communication: Expressing or exchanging written/verbal/electronic information.

+ Continuous: Auditory: Perceiving the variances of sounds, tones and pitches and able to focus on single source of auditory information

+ Continuous: Vision: Clarity of near vision at 20 inches or less and far vision at 20 feet or more with depth perception, peripheral vision, color vision.

+ Continuous: Smell: Ability to detect and identify odors.

+ Continuous: Feeling: Ability to perceive size, shape, temperature, texture by touch with fingertips.


**Environmental Conditions**


+ Occasional: Chemicals and Gasses: Medications, cleaning chemicals, oxygen, other medical gases used in work area.

+ Frequent: Pathogens: Risk of exposure to bloodborne pathogens and other contagious illnesses.


**Job** _Registered Nurse_


**Organization:** _ASAP 303210_


**Title:** _Registered Nurse PRN (As Needed) ~ Asthma, Sinus, Allergy Clinic_


**Location:** _TN-Nashville-Asthma/Sinus/Allergy Program (ASAP)_


**Requisition ID:** _1803268_

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