|Position Summary||The licensed practical nurse supports the registered nurse or licensed physician or dentist, as well as the overall health-care team, in providing patient care. The LPN works in close collaboration with the team to evaluate the patient's plan of care and progress toward goal attainment. All patient-care activities are undertaken with the delegation/supervision of a licensed professional.|
|Types of Positions Available||LPN's at Vanderbilt are employed primarily in outpatient or procedural areas.
Click for information on our LPN Transition to Practice Program for recently graduated LPN's.
|Education Requirements||Graduate of an accredited discipline specific program|
|Job Experience Requirements||Required time in field previous to employment will vary, depending on the position|
|Licensure Requirements||Licensed Practical Nurse - TN License|
|Areas Available to Work||Visit Work at Vanderbilt University Medical Center for job postings|
|Weekends and Holidays||Yes|
|Benefits||Must work 30 hours per week to qualify for full-time benefits|
|Contact||Vanderbilt Employee Service Center
2525 West End Avenue, 2nd Floor
7:30am - 5:30pm Monday - Friday
|Online||Work at Vanderbilt University Medical Center|