Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Hospitals and Clinics

Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Hospitals and Clinics

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If you are looking for a dynamic work environment where nurses are valued and encouraged to grow, you have come to the right place.  As a Magnet designated organization, Vanderbilt University Medical Center is infused with a culture that brings out the best in our staff and offers the highest quality care for our patients and their families.

Our nurses have a voice in virtually everything we do; they are equipped with the latest health care technology resources; and they have a wide array of...

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If you are looking for a dynamic work environment where nurses are valued and encouraged to grow, you have come to the right place.  As a Magnet designated organization, Vanderbilt University Medical Center is infused with a culture that brings out the best in our staff and offers the highest quality care for our patients and their families.

Our nurses have a voice in virtually everything we do; they are equipped with the latest health care technology resources; and they have a wide array of professional development opportunities.  We also offer the chance to work side-by-side with some of the most talented practitioners and researchers in the country.  I encourage you to spend some time reviewing our site to see why our nurses consistently rank us as a top employer.  You'll see why Vanderbilt University Medical Center is one of the top places to work in Nashville — and the country.

Vanderbilt University Medical Center comprises several facilities that create an interactive network to provide the best in specialized and personalized health care.

CONTACT
1211 22nd Avenue North
Nashville, TN 37232-2102
Phone: (615) 322-5000
HOSPITAL TYPE
Teaching
CHIEF NURSING OFFICER
Marilyn Dubree, MSN, RN, NE-BC
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  • VUMC’s Wilson, Kapu take leadership roles

    Posted Feb 24, 2015 by Adam Burkhart

    Two longtime Vanderbilt University Medical Center nurses are starting the year in new leadership positions with greater responsibilities for nursing education and advanced practice, respectively.

    Chris Wilson, MSN, R.N., has been named director of Nursing Education and Professional Development. She previously held the position in the interim and was director of Clinical...

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    Two longtime Vanderbilt University Medical Center nurses are starting the year in new leadership positions with greater responsibilities for nursing education and advanced practice, respectively.

    Chris Wilson, MSN, R.N., has been named director of Nursing Education and Professional Development. She previously held the position in the interim and was director of Clinical Education and Professional Development for Vanderbilt University Hospital.

    April Kapu, DNP, APRN, ACNP-BC, has been named associate nursing officer and VUMC advanced practice director in the Office of Advanced Practice.

    Kapu was previously assistant director of Advance Practice Critical Care at Vanderbilt University Hospital and is an associate professor of Clinical Nursing.

    Their new roles will stretch across the entire Vanderbilt medical enterprise, from the adult, children’s and psychiatric areas, both inpatient and outpatient, to relationships throughout the Vanderbilt Health Affiliated Network.

    Wilson is celebrating 25 years at Vanderbilt this year, while Kapu has worked at Vanderbilt for more than 10 years.

    Kathie Krause, MSN, R.N., has been named chief nursing officer of Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital. Krause, who began her nursing career at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in 1984, returned to her new role in January. She has served as chief nursing officer and vice president of Patient Care at Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital in Memphis for seven years.

    Ginny Moore, DNP, APRN, has been named director of the Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner Specialty Program at Vanderbilt University School of Nursing (VUSN). She has served as interim director of the program since August 2014. Moore has been a VUSN faculty member since 1991 and became an assistant professor in 2014. She also served as the director of the school’s Office of Lifelong Learning from 2002 through 2009.

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  • Monroe Carell names chief of nursing at Children's Hospital of Vanderbilt

    Posted Jan 9, 2015 by Adam Burkhart

    Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt has named Kathie Krause as chief nursing officer.

    Krause began her career at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in 1984 as a neonatal nurse. She previously served as chief nursing officer and vice president of patient care at Le Bonheur Children's Hospital.

    "We are thrilled to have Kathie return to Vanderbilt, whe...

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    Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt has named Kathie Krause as chief nursing officer.

    Krause began her career at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in 1984 as a neonatal nurse. She previously served as chief nursing officer and vice president of patient care at Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital.

    “We are thrilled to have Kathie return to Vanderbilt, where she will be a strong advocate for patient- and family-centered care,” Marilyn Dubree, executive chief nursing officer for VUMC, said in a release. “She is a tremendous leader who deeply understands our organization and our values and will bring Children’s Hospital to the next level of excellence.”

    Krause received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Kent State University and her Master of Science in Nursing from Vanderbilt University School of Nursing.
    Monroe Carell names chief of nursing | Nashville Post

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