Vanderbilt University Medical Center CNA Oncology Nightshift Part-time PRN in Nashville, Tennessee

Care Partner, Inpatient Hematology/Oncology Unit

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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.

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We offer relocation assistance for qualifying moves in addition to a \$10,000 bonus. We are looking for compassionate, intelligent nurses who want to be part of an interdisciplinary team of healthcare practitioners. Our nurses are part of everything we do at Vanderbilt, a Magnet-designated facility.

Unit Description:

The Vanderbilt Inpatient Hematology/Oncology Unit is led by Janet Lucas, winner of one of Vanderbilt's highest nursing honors - The Adrienne Ames Transformational Nursing Leader Award. Janet leads a 27-bed unit dedicated to the best possible care for patients with diagnoses of leukemia, lymphoma, sickle cell, anemia and solid tumors. The nurse patient ratio for this unit is typically 1:5 with a mix of majority oncology patients and some general medicine patients.

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Shift Information

Night Shift: 7PM to 7AM

Assist with the delivery of patient care and maintenance of unit environmental standards under the supervision of a licensed nurse. For more information regarding the physical requirements and environmental conditions for this job, please click here at .

Job requires High school graduate or GED and 0 years of experience or the equivalent.

Must meet one of the following qualifications:

  1. Must have CNA Certification

  2. Must be enrolled in a nursing program and have completed at least one class in nursing curriculum

  3. Must have care giving experience

Preferred or Desirable:

  • Ability to give baths

  • Check vital signs

  • Empty drains

  • Documentation

  • Aiding in daily living

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.

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  • Vanderbilt Nursing: VUMC Recent Accomplishments

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

  • US News & World Report: #1 Hospital in Tennessee, #1 Health Care Provider in Nashville, #1 Audiology ( Bill Wilkerson Center at ), 9 adult and 9 pediatric clinical specialties ranked among the nation's best, #15 Education and Training

  • Truven Health Analytics: among the top 100 hospitals in the US

  • 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

  • American Association for the Advancement of Science: 12 faculty members elected fellows in 2014

  • Magnet Recognition Program: Vanderbilt nurses are the only group honored in Tennessee

  • Nashville Business Journal: Middle Tennessee's healthiest employer


Job Care Partner/CNA/CNT

Organization: Hematology Oncology Unit 40 201876

Title: CNA Oncology Nightshift Part-time PRN

Location: TN-Nashville-Vanderbilt Hospital (VUH)

Requisition ID: 1803195