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RN Registered Nurse 15K Signing Bonus

Company: Vanderbilt Health
Location: Nashville
Posted on: September 25, 2022

Job Description:

Beginning of the main content section.Return to the home pagePrintable Format Job Description - RN Registered Nurse 15K Signing Bonus (2211956)Job Description RN Registered Nurse 15K Signing Bonus-2211956Job: NursingPrimary Location: TN-Nashville-Vanderbilt Hospital (VUH)Organization: Hospital@Home Admin 303878Description Registered Nurse 2 - $15,000 Sign On Bonus

Vanderbilt Hospital at Home Department

JOB SUMMARY:
An RN2 with the Hospital at Home Program; focuses on providing hospital-based care in the home setting; collaborates in establishing the home health plan of care, coordinates and implements care delivery while anticipating patient care needs across the continuum. The Registered Nurse 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 environment. The responsibilities listed are a general overview of the position and additional duties may be assigned.

Job Description:

As an RN2 with Vanderbilt's Hospital at Home Dept. you will be cross trained in three areas...Field Nurse, Monitor Tech and Intake Coordinator. Part and full time shifts are available. The field nurse will drive to the patient's home 2x a day to provide the prescribed care. The monitor tech and Intake Coord are based in the hospital. We offer a competitive hourly rate, excellent benefits that begin day one of employment, and mileage allowance. We also have a relocation stipend for those wanting to relocate to the area.

$15K Sign On Bonus - Paid out after 60 days of employment

SIGN ON BONUS:

$15,000 sign on bonus for new, full time RNs into this program. (Current VUMC employees do not qualify for the bonus. Prior employess must be separated from Vanderbilt employment for at least 1 year to qualify. Sign On Bonus paid out after 60 days of employment)

Position Shift:


  • Full and Part Time available


  • Part Time does not qualify for the sign on bonus


  • 12 hour shifts


  • Rotating weekend coverage

    Department/Unit Summary

    Vanderbilt University Medical Center is part of one of the country's most respected medical centers. In the Hospital at Home department we provide in-home care for patients with chronic conditions.

    Imagine being able to take a more personal approach to nursing - focusing on just one patient at a time. It's possible as an RN professional with Vanderbilt Hospital at Home.

    Hospital at Home Department

    Many patients would rather be at home than in the hospital when they're sick. Our program provides the same high level of care you get in the hospital to the comfort of your home.

    https://www.vanderbilthealth.com/program/hospital-home

    The Hospital at Home Department is a new area at Vanderbilt that cares for acutely ill patient in their home. This type of care would normally be provided in the acute inpatient setting. Patients admitted to the program have been evaluated in the hospital setting and admitted to services, but deemed appropriate to be cared for in the home.

    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.

    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.

    Achieve the Remarkable:

    Learn more about VUMC Nursing:


    Nursing Careers: http://www.vumcnursingcareers.com/index.html


    Benefits: http://www.vumcnursingcareers.com/benefits.html


    Our Nursing Philosophy: http://www.vumcnursingcareers.com/philosophy.html


    Our Nursing Leadership: http://www.vumcnursingcareers.com/leadership.html


    Shared Governance: http://www.vumcnursingcareers.com/shared-governance.html


    Education & Professional Development: http://www.vumcnursingcareers.com/professional-development.html


    Life In Nashville: http://www.vumcnursingcareers.com/nashville.html


    VUMC Nursing: http://www.mc.vanderbilt.edu/root/vumc.php?site=vanderbilt-nursing



    KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:


    • Collaborates in establishing the home health 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 environment.


    • The responsibilities listed are a general overview of the position and additional duties may be assigned.

      Basic Qualifications Position Requirements:

      • Graduate of an approved discipline specific program
      • 1 year relevant experience
      • Registered Nurse
        Strongly Preferred by Department:

        • BSN degree
        • Home Health experience
        • Recent acute nursing experience
        • BLS, BA
        • Critical-thinking skills
          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.


                  INDTR

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                  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.
                  Achieve the Remarkable!
                  Click to Learn more about Vanderbilt Nursing:

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