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Thank you for considering starting your nursing career with us!  To apply, please follow the steps listed under the Application Process.

Upcoming Start Dates
• February 27, 2023
• April 24, 2023
• June 5, 2023
• July 24, 2023 (VUH Acute Care only)
• July 31. 2023

Applications open
VUMC Staff only: January 4, 2023
All applicants: January 12, 2023


Applications are now being accepted for specific track departments (click "▼" for listing)

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Adult Acute Care Medicine Track

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Feb. 27, 2023
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April 24, 
2023
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June 5, 2023
start
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July 24, 2023
  OPTIONS
(with department page link)
40x40 40x40 40x40 40x40   Acute Care of the Elderly (ACE)
7 Round Wing
           
40x40 40x40 40x40 40x40   Vanderbilt Interdisciplinary Care Program (VICP)
3 Round Wing
           
40x40 40x40 40x40 40x40   Pulmonary Stepdown
8 North VUH
           
40x40 40x40 40x40 40x40   Medicine Stepdown
8th Floor Medical Center East
           
40x40 40x40 40x40 40x40   Palliative Care/Medicine
5 Round Wing 
           
40x40 40x40 40x40 40x40   Medicine Observation
7 South VUH
           
40x40 40x40 40x40 40x40   Adult Acute Medicine
4 Round Wing
           
40x40 40x40 40x40 40x40   Adult Acute Medicine
6 Round Wing
           
pic 40x40 40x40 40x40   TVC2Obs,
2nd Floor Critical Care Tower VUH
           
pic 40x40 40x40 40x40   ED C-Pod
1st Floor VUH
           
40x40 40x40 40x40 40x40   Transitional Care Unit
1st Floor VUH
           
pic pic pic 40x40   Adult Float Pool
Varies, Vanderbilt University Hospital
           
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Adult Acute Care Surgical Track

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start
date

Feb. 27, 2023
start
date

April 24, 
2023
start
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June 5, 2023
start
date

July 24, 2023
  OPTIONS
(with department page link)
40x40 40x40 40x40 40x40   Surgical Stepdown
9 North VUH
           
40x40 40x40 40x40 40x40   Surgical Specialties
9 South VUH
           
40x40 40x40 40x40 40x40   Orthopaedic/Orthopaedic Trauma
7 Critical Care Tower (7T3)
           
40x40 40x40 pic 40x40   Trauma Stepdown
10 South VUH
           
40x40 40x40 40x40 40x40   Transplant & Surgical Care
6th Floor Medical Center East
           
40x40 40x40 pic 40x40   Neurology/Epilepsy
6 North VUH
           
40x40 40x40 pic 40x40   Ortho/Spine
6 South VUH
           
pic pic pic 40x40   Adult Float Pool
Varies, Vanderbilt University Hospital
           
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Adult Cardiac Stepdown Track

pic= now accepting applications
pic= applications not accepted at this time

start
date

Feb. 27, 2023
start
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April 24, 
2023
start
date

June 5, 2023
start
date

July 24, 2023
  OPTIONS
(with department page link)
40x40 40x40 40x40 40x40   Cardiovascular Progressive Care
5 South VUH
           
40x40 40x40 40x40 40x40   Cardiac & Vascular Stepdown
7 North VUH
           
40x40 40x40 40x40 40x40   VAD & Heart Transplant
7th Floor Medical Center East
           
40x40 40x40 40x40 40x40   Cardiology Stepdown
8 South VUH
           
pic pic pic 40x40   Adult Float Pool
Varies, Vanderbilt University Hospital
           
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Adult Critical Care Track

pic= now accepting applications
pic= applications not accepted at this time

start
date

Feb. 27, 2023

start
date

April 24, 
2023
 
start
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June 5, 2023
start
date

July 31, 2023
  OPTIONS
(with department page link)
pic pic pic 40x40   Cardiovascular Intensive Care (CVICU)
5 North VUH
           
pic 40x40 pic 40x40   Trauma Intensive Care (TICU)
10 North VUH
           
pic 40x40 pic 40x40   Surgical Intensive Care (SICU)
9th Floor Critical Care Tower VUH
           
pic pic pic 40x40   Medical Intensive Care (MICU)
8th Floor Critical Care Tower VUH
           
pic 40x40 pic 40x40   Neurology/Neurosurgery Intensive Care (Neuro ICU)
6th Floor Critical Care Tower VUH
           
40x40 pic pic 40x40   Adult Emergency Department (ED)
1st Floor VUH
           
40x40 pic pic 40x40   VOR Holding Room/PACU
3rd Floor VUH
           
40x40 40x40 pic 40x40   VUMC Regional Burn Center (Burn)
11 South VUH
           
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Adult Oncology Track

pic= now accepting applications
pic= applications not accepted at this time

start
date

Feb. 27, 2023
start
date

April 24, 
2023
start
date

June 5, 2023
start
date

July 24, 2023
  OPTIONS
(with department page link)
40x40 40x40 40x40 40x40   Hematology/Oncology
11 North VUH
           
40x40 40x40 40x40 40x40   Myelosuppression/Stem Cell Transplant
10th Floor Critical Care Tower (10T3) VUH
           
pic pic pic 40x40   Adult Float Pool
Varies, Vanderbilt University Hospital
           
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Adult Ambulatory Track

30= open to current VUMC staff only
pic= now accepting applications
pic= applications not accepted at this time

 

start
date

April 24, 
2023
start
date

June 5,
2023
start
date

July 31,
2023
  OPTIONS
(with department page link)
40 40 40   Ambulatory Talent Pool
         
         
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Adult Periop Services Track

pic= now accepting applications
pic= applications not accepted at this time

start
date

Feb. 27, 2023
start
date

April 24, 
2023
start
date

June 5, 2023
start
date

July 31, 2023
  OPTIONS
(with department page link)
40x40 pic pic 40x40   Candidates are hired into the Adult Periop Services track, then placed on specific units after an orientation period.
         


Periop Services includes: 

           
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Pediatrics at Monroe Carell

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start
date

Feb. 27, 2023

start
date

April 24, 
2023
 
start
date

June 5, 2023
start
date

July 31, 2023
  OPTIONS
(with department page link)
pic pic pic 40x40   Pediatric Hematology & Oncology (PHO)
6th Floor, Monroe Carell
           
pic pic pic 40x40   Pediatric Medicine Acute Care (PMAC)
7th Floor, Monroe Carell
           
pic pic pic 40x40   Pediatric Surgery, Trauma, Adolescent Medicine (PSTAM)
8th Floor, Monroe Carell
           
pic pic pic 40x40   Pediatric Acute Care (PAC)
6C, Monroe Carell
           
pic pic pic 40x40   Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
4th Floor, Monroe Carell
           
pic pic pic pic   Pediatric Float Pool
Units vary, Monroe Carell
           
pic pic pic 40x40   Pediatric Emergency Department (Peds ED)
1st Floor, Monroe Carell
           
pic pic pic 40x40   Children's Perioperative Services
3rd Floor, Monroe Carell
           
pic pic pic 40x40   Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)
5th Floor, Monroe Carell
           
pic pic pic 40x40   Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care (PCICU)
10th Floor, Monroe Carell
           
pic pic pic 40x40   Pediatric Cardiology (PCARD)
10th Floor Monroe Carell
           
pic pic pic pic   Pediatric OR
           
pic pic pic pic   Pediatric Holding Room/Post Anesthesia Care (HR/PACU)
3rd Floor, Monroe Carell
           
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Behavioral Health Track

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start
date

Feb. 27, 2023
start
date

April 24, 
2023
start
date

June 5, 2023
start
date

July 31, 2023
  (with department page link)
40x40 40x40 pic 40x40   Candidates are hired into the Behavioral Health track, then placed on specific units after an orientation period.
          Units include:

Vanderbilt Psychiatric Hospital, Vanderbilt Main Campus

Vanderbilt Wilson County Hospital

           
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Vanderbilt Wilson County Hospital Track

pic= now accepting applications
pic= applications not accepted at this time

start
date

Feb. 27, 2023
start
date

April 24, 
2023
start
date

June 5, 2023
start
date

July 31,
2023
  OPTIONS
(with department page link)
40x40 pic pic 40x40   Post-Surgical/Medical (1-North)
1st Floor Patient Care Tower,
Vanderbilt Wilson County Hospital
           
40x40 pic pic 40x40   Medical/Cardiac (2-North)
2nd Floor Patient Care Tower,
Vanderbilt Wilson County Hospital
           
40x40 pic pic 40x40   1 West
2nd Floor, Vanderbilt Wilson County Hospital
           
pic pic pic 40x40   Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
1st Floor, Vanderbilt Wilson County Hospital
           
40x40 pic pic 40x40   Emergency Department
1st Floor, Vanderbilt Wilson County Hospital
           
40x40 pic pic 40x40   McFarland Inpatient Rehabilitation
2nd Floor, VWCH-McFarland Campus
           
pic pic pic 40x40   Women’s Services
1st Floor, Vanderbilt Wilson County Hospital
           
40x40 pic pic 40x40   Stepdown
2nd Floor, Vanderbilt Wilson County Hospital
           
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Women's Health Track

pic= now accepting applications
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start
date

Feb. 27, 2023
start
date

April 24, 
2023
start
date

June 5, 2023
start
date

July 31, 2023
  OPTIONS
(with department page link)
pic pic pic 40x40   Labor & Delivery (L& D), Maternal Special Care (MSC),
4th Floor VUH
           
pic pic pic 40x40   Mother Baby Obstetrics Unit (MBO)
4th Floor Medical Center East
           






 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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