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Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) is a comprehensive healthcare facility dedicated to patient care, research, and biomedical education. Its reputation for excellence in each of these areas has made Vanderbilt a major patient referral center for the Mid-South. Each ... Read more

Mission: Vanderbilt's mission is to advance health and wellness through preeminent programs in patient care, education, and research.

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    Former Employee - Obstetrics Registered Nurse in Nashville, TN
    Former Employee - Obstetrics Registered Nurse in Nashville, TN
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    I worked at Vanderbilt University Medical Center full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    I experienced a great work environment with diverse patient population. The unit I worked on had excellent management and intelligent, hardworking nurses and nursing assistants. I only left because I was moving. Otherwise, I would have stayed forever. My coworkers were kind and always willing to help in anyway possible. I highly recommend working here.

    Cons

    The patients are usually higher risk patients which can lead to a high stress work load at times.

    Advice to Management

    The management in obstetrics is incredible and so compassionate. As an employee you will always feel valued and heard. I could not have asked for anything better.

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Vanderbilt University Medical Center photo of: The Women’s Basketball Family Night is just one of the wonderful perks of working at Vanderbilt! Throughout the year VUMC celebrates its employees with sporting events, discounts on tickets and more!
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Vanderbilt University Medical Center Interviews

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    Nurse Resident Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Nashville, TN
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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Vanderbilt University Medical Center (Nashville, TN).

    Interview

    Panel Interview. Interviewers remained professional yet made me still feel comfortable. Residency program sent PowerPoint explaining the interview beforehand and the interview stayed true to outline on PowerPoint. Be able to present clinical experiences.

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Company Updates

  • We're celebrating the extraordinary women who helped shape VUMC history and the next generation of women who are defining our future. Read about the women who are making a difference: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQvGW. #VUMCHerStory #IWD2017

    #VUMCHerStory

    During March, we will feature female trailblazers in a series of posters around the VUMC and in the #VUMCHerStory group on freeform.vanderbilt.edu. Share a story about how you or a coworker are making a difference at VUMC. Craft a story, short testimonial, photo or video depicting how you or a female colleague is making an impact at VUMC.

  • What would you do if you were stuck in one place and every day was exactly the same, and nothing that you did mattered?" You'll never have that problem at VUMC! Find your next career at http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQnUr. #VUMCRocks

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Vanderbilt University Medical Center Awards & Accolades

  • 100 Great Hospitals in America, Becker’s Hospital Review, 2015
  • Hall of Fame Recipient(Healthy category), Mayor’s Workplace Challenge, 2015
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