The Adult Acute Care Surgical track is geared toward new nurses who seek to specialize in adult acute surgical nursing. The program is designed to nurture the new graduate nurse in the transition from student to professional nurse. It provides new nurses with the specific tools and experiences needed to begin a successful career in adult surgery. After orientation to VUMC, you will experience a focused orientation in your unit and work with unit-based preceptors.
Adult Acute Care Surgical Track
Applications are now being accepted for this track for the following cohort:
*candidates must have graduated and successfully passed
Steps to Apply
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Required to complete your application.
Questions on this process? Access information on how to record a video interview.
Questions on what to expect? See this step by step guide to navigate the application!
Candidates that successfully complete the application process will be reviewed by a panel team and
recommended for a hiring department conversation. You will be contacted via phone and/or email
regarding next steps.
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Adult Acute Care Surgical Units
For unit descriptions, click on titles listed at VanderbiltNursing.com
- Surgical Stepdown, 9 North VUH
- Surgical Specialties, 9 South VUH
- Orthopaedic/Orthopaedic Trauma, 7 Critical Care Tower (7T3)
- Trauma Stepdown, 10 South VUH
- Transplant & Surgical Care, 6th Floor Medical Center East
- Neurology/Epilepsy, 6 North VUH
- Ortho/Spine, 6 South VUH