Registered Nurse RN - Med Surg Float Pool 20K Signing Bonus
Company: Vanderbilt Health
Posted on: September 26, 2022
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Registered Nurse RN - Med Surg Float Pool 20K Signing
Bonus-2010725Job: Registered NursePrimary Location:
TN-Nashville-Vanderbilt Hospital (VUH)Organization: VUH Inpatient
Float Pool 201066Description Job Summary:
As the Registered Nurse Float, you will apply the nursing process
to plan and implement the care of patients, including patient and
family education and continuum of care planning. The Float RN
effectively communicates pertinent patient/family information to
the health care team; collaborates 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. Employs strategies to promote
health and a safe and healthy environment.
$20,000 SIGN ON BONUS for eligible new hires. Relocation stipend of
$15,000 for eligible new hires.
Float Pool Registered Nurses provide specialty services that
include but are not limited to med-surge, step-down, palliative
care, oncology, and a variety of other service lines. Supplemental
staffing provides a crucial service for our customers, not only to
ensure safe quality patient care, but provides support for our unit
colleagues as well. You will be offered opportunities to expand
your knowledge and maintain an expansive skill set which will
enable to you to become a resource to others.
Full-time Night Shift 7PM - 7AM (36 hours/week). This is a
full-time role with premium pay.
View how Vanderbilt Health employees celebrate the difference they
make every day:
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.
Nurse Student Loan Repayment Program:
There is a new benefit we are excited to talk about for our direct
care nurses. Through the nursing student loan repayment program,
VUMC will contribute $500 monthly toward undergraduate nursing
degrees for up to four years. All we ask is for a commitment of one
year of continued service to VUMC following the last loan payment.
This generous benefit could help you pay day down student debt
faster and save money that can be used in other ways - whether it's
purchasing a new home, starting a family or investing in your
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.
As a Vanderbilt University Medical Center employee, you make a
difference to our patients and their families by bringing
compassion and care to those in need of hope and healing. Please
see our current employee benefits offered:
Affordable High Quality Health Plan Options
Dental and /or vision plan
403 (b) retirement plan
Paid Time off (flex PTO)
Tuition Reimbursement and adoption assistance (maximums
Short-Long term disability
Subsidized backup childcare
Achieve the Remarkable:
Learn more about VUMC Nursing:
Nursing Careers: http://www.vumcnursingcareers.com/index.html
Our Nursing Philosophy:
Our Nursing Leadership:
Education& Professional Development:
Life In Nashville:
Additional Key Responsibilities:
Collaborates in establishing the plan of care, coordinates and
implements care delivery while anticipating patient care needs
across the continuum.
Analyzes comprehensive information pertinent to the patient's care
and management to determine nursing diagnosis.
Continually utilizes the nursing process to evaluate patient's
progress towards goals and applies appropriate interventions to
ensure effective outcomes
Employs strategies to promote health and a safe and healthy
The responsibilities listed are a general overview of the position
and additional duties may be assigned.
Basic Qualifications Position Qualifications:
Graduate of an approved Nursing Program
Active Tennessee RN license
One year of relevant experience
Acute Care Experience
ACLS Certification (optional)
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.
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
Occasional: Bending/Stooping: Trunk bending downward and forward by
bending spine at waist requiring full use of lower extremities and
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
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.
Occasional: Fingering: Picking, pinching, gripping, working
primarily with fingers requiring fine manipulation.
Frequent: Sitting: Remaining in seated position
Frequent: Standing: Remaining on one's feet without moving.
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
Frequent: Balancing: Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent
falling when walking, standing, crouching or maneuvering self,
patient and equipment simultaneously while working in large and
Frequent: Reaching below shoulders: Extending arms in any direction
Frequent: Handling: Seizing, holding, grasping, turning or
otherwise working with hand or hands.
Frequent: Bimanual Dexterity: Requiring the use of both hands.
Continuous: Walking: Moving about on foot.
Frequent: Communication: Expressing or exchanging
Continuous: Auditory: Perceiving the variances of sounds, tones and
pitches and able to focus on single source of auditory
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.
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.
Discover Vanderbilt Health: Located in Nashville, TN, and operating
at a global crossroads of teaching, discovery and patient care,
Vanderbilt Health 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 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.
Text NURSE to 26232 or click below for more information.
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