- BLS Certification
- Travel Nursing
We Are Hiring
Experience what it is like to be a travel nurse with Saint Thomas Hospital part of Ascension. Earn premium pay while working short-term assignments in Nashville Tennessee!
Temporary assignments are available for the Operating Room (OR), PACU, Endoscopy, Interventional Labs Cardiology/Radiology, and Cath Lab units.
Schedule: Full-Time, Days or Nights; (3) 12-hour shifts
Contract Length: 14 weeks with option to renew
Why join Ascension?
Choose your own adventure! Ascension is transforming the world of nursing and travel nursing by offering temporary assignments throughout our national health system, allowing you the opportunity to be a travel nurse without being an “outsider.” Options to renew assignments or convert to a permanent associate are widely available. Enjoy the flexibility, convenience, and adventure of traveling with Ascension.
Love your location
Finding a nursing job you love can be hard. Finding a city you love can be even harder. That’s why we want to invite you to join us in a place you can have both.
Known as “Music City”, Nashville is the place to hear live music, and our community is home to some of America’s most exciting music attractions, like the Grand Ole Opry and the Country Music Hall of Fame. Nashville is Tennessee’s capital city and home to approximately 2 million people in the metropolitan area. The city is a great place to work, live and raise a family. It has an abundance of amazing places to eat and outdoor activities; all with a touch of southern charm. Nashvillians can be found enjoying the Cumberland river or out swimming in one of the many lakes surrounding the city, attending a Titans or Predators game, or eating the Nashville famous hot chicken. Nashville prides itself on its education system and is often called the “Athens of the South” because of the amazing universities in the city such as Vanderbilt or Belmont to name a few. Nashville has more accolades than you can count, but several recent most notable ones include:
Nashville was named one of America's Best Cities for Beer and Brewery Tours, and one of the 10 Best Foodie Vacations in America by TripAdvisor. (June 2018)
Nashville was included in The World's Best Cities 2018 by Best Cities. (March 2018)
The following categories of South's Best 2018 by Southern Living included Nashville: The South’s Best Cities, The South’s Friendliest Cities, The South’s Best Food Cities. (March 2018)
The Nashville Predators were named The Best Franchise in Sports by ESPN. (October 2017)
The Best Big Cities in the U.S. list by Cond Nast Traveler included Nashville. (October 2017)
What You Will Do
In Tennessee, Ascension’s Saint Thomas Health operates nine hospitals in addition to a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, clinics and rehabilitation facilities covering a 68-county area and employing more than 8,000 associates. Across the state, Saint Thomas Health provides a wide variety of inpatient and outpatient services. The clinical programs and medical facilities are continuously updated to meet both the changing needs of the community and the challenges posed by innovations in technology.
In this position, your home base will be the Saint Thomas Midtown or Saint Thomas West. Your primary job summary will be to provide direct nursing care for patients with life-threatening medical conditions. This unit provides an exciting opportunity for RN’s who are flexible, energetic, compassionate, and looking for new challenges in a supportive environment considered. You will play a vital role by ensuring patients receive timely and appropriate care, and taking initiative on opportunities to educate and provide care instructions.
What you will need
Experienced nurses - we have a place for you. In these temporary assignments, our nurses will be expected to hit the ground running. As such, highly prefer 2 years’ experience in the desired specialty area.
BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Registered Nurse credentialed from the Tennessee Board of Nursing or current home state license for multi-state license recognition "Compact State" obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing
Join our innovative and experienced care teams at Saint Thomas today!
Equal Employment Opportunity
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