Nurse Practitioner, Ambulatory Osher Center for Integrative Medicine
Location: Nashville, Tennessee
Internal Number: 2111512
The Osher Center for Integrative Medicine at Vanderbilt, under the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, exists to provide relationship-centered care in a healing environment. We use an inter-professional team-based model to engage the whole person in accessing their natural capacity for health and healing. We believe this approach exemplifies the model for clinical care, education, training, and research in integrative health.
We serve patients with complex chronic pain, illness and trauma with a non-opioid interdisciplinary approach.
We are seeking a NP with a strong foundation in evidence based practice/education. The successful candidate will demonstrate an advanced level of medical and nursing knowledge, clinical/technical competence, sound clinical judgment, and professional communication skills. Responsibilities of the role include but are not limited to conducting integrative health consults, providing opportunities for shadowing for various types of learners, collaboration with team members, timely and compliant documentation.
The standard expectations for a nurse practitioner at the Osher Center are:
* 25-45 individual patient sessions per week
* Attendance at OCIM interdisciplinary clinical team meetings
* Participation in specialty team (med, psych, PT, etc.) meetings
* Attendance at quarterly Administrative All Staff meeting
Additional Qualification Information
National Specialty Board Certification, TN APN certificate/certificate of fitness to prescribe, Eligible for DEA
* Education required: Master's Degree in Nursing
* Experience with Integrative Medicine preferred; Including but limited to Therapeutic Yoga, Traditional Chinese Medicine, Massage Therapy, Aromatherapy, Nutrition, Mindfulness, Health Coaching, Mind-body practices
* Licensure: Eligible for or active Tennessee Board of Nursing RN /APRN license
* Certification: Eligible for or active national board certification in appropriate specialty; eligible for or active DEA certificate
* Hours and shifts: Able to work 32-40 hours per week
* Additional or Preferred qualifications: Current BLS certification
Qualifications: Master's Degree (or equivalent experience) and < 1 year experience. 12 months of nursing experience preferred; Advanced practice nursing in the ambulatory or acute care setting desirable.
Vanderbilt University Medical Center is home to Vanderbilt University Hospital, The Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt, the Vanderbilt Psychiatric Hospital and the Vanderbilt Stallworth Rehabilitation Hospital. These hospitals experienced more than 61,000 inpatient admissions during fiscal year 2015. Vanderbilt’s adult and pediatric clinics treated nearly 2 million patients during this same period. Vanderbilt University Hospital and the Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt are recognized again this year by U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals as among the nation’s best with 18 nationally ranked specialties. Vanderbilt University Medical Center is world renowned because of the innovation, work ethic and collegiality of its employees. From our health care advances to our compassionate care, Vanderbilt owes its accomplishments and reputation to staff and faculty who bring skill and drive and innovation to the medical center day after day. World-leading academic departments and comprehensive centers of excellence pursue scientific discoveries and transformational educational and clinical advances across the entire spectrum of health and disease.As t...he largest employer in middle Tennessee, we welcome those who are interested in ongoing development in a caring, culturally sensitive and professional atmosphere. Most of us spend so much of our lives at work, we want to be part of maintaining a workplace in which people support one another and encourage reaching for excellence. Many high-achieving employees stay at Vanderbilt because of the professional growth they experience and because of their appreciation of Vanderbilt’s benefits, public events and discussions, athletic opportunities, beautiful setting and, above all, sense of community and purpose.Vanderbilt and its employees share a set of mutual expectations that have been created with productivity, legality, fairness and safety always in mind. We believe that our investment in training and compensating employees multiplies in value when we enable individuals to deliver their best performance for the benefit of us all.