Vanderbilt University Medical Center was founded in 1874. In the decades since, VUMC has grown not only as a patient care, medical education and research enterprise on our 21st Avenue campus in Nashville, but as a robust health system – represented as “Vanderbilt Health” – with clinics and hospitals across Tennessee and into neighboring states.
Managing more than 2 million patient visits each year, Vanderbilt Health is one of the largest academic medical centers and health systems in the Southeast.
We’re honored to be a resource for patients and clinicians throughout Tennessee and beyond to provide advanced care for complex and rare conditions. Through our regional hospitals and clinics, we strive provide the best, right care in the best, right setting – which is often close to home.We’re the largest private employer in Middle Tennessee, with more than 28,000 employees and an expanding footprint in towns and communities across the region. We train more than 1,000 resident physicians every year.
Work for Vanderbilt Health
Great health care starts with great people.
As the largest employer in Middle Tennessee, VUMC welcomes those who are interested in ongoing development in a caring, culturally sensitive and professional atmosphere. 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, beautiful setting and, above all, sense of community and purpose.
We’re hiring caring people for nursing, research, and a wide range of other roles – each in their own way helping to make health care personal. See what Vanderbilt Health’s about, and explore our excellent benefits, many of which start on Day One.
Join us in Making Health Care Personal.
In addition to offering a lively community that encourages learning and celebrates diversity, Vanderbilt University Medical Center provides its faculty and staff members with a benefits package that is comprehensive and flexible. Components for benefits-eligible employees include: Health Plan, Parental Leave, Life Insurance, Retirement, Short-Term Disability, Long-term Disability, Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D), Dental Insurance, Group Discounts, Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs), Vision.
We also realize that sometimes it's the little things that make a difference. At VUMC, there's a wide variety of perks that make working here so special. From Employee Service Center to pet insurance and other special discounts and offers, you're sure to find something that can save you a little money or make your day just a bit easier and more enjoyable.
At Vanderbilt we welcome employees from a wide variety of backgrounds, traditions and experiences. We often witness the vitality and creativity that comes from bringing different perspectives together. As individuals and professionals, we grow from the ability to recognize commonalities and different histories.
A diverse staff also benefits our students and residents, who come from all over the country and the world. Once employees are here, they discover a wonderful richness in the events and celebrations that are open to all on campus. They will also discover committees and policies that shepherd Vanderbilt into the next decades by demonstrating that excellence is not possible without inclusivity.