May 5, 2016

"Building an empowerment culture" was the theme of the Spring 2016 Clinical Enterprise Leadership Assembly at Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) for more than 900 staff and faculty leaders who attended the quarterly assembly at Langford Auditorium. Read more...

Brock named Senior Vice President of Pediatric Surgical Services


John W. Brock III, M.D., Surgeon-in-Chief for Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt, Vice Chair of the Section of Surgical Sciences, Director of Pediatric Urology and Monroe Carell Jr. Professor, has been named Senior Vice President of Pediatric Surgical Services. Read more...

Pinson: Your voice can create a great place to work


We recently sat down with C. Wright Pinson, MBA, M.D., Deputy CEO and Chief Clinical Officer, VUMC, and CEO of Vanderbilt Health System, to find out more about how you can share your voice to help us make your VUMC a great place to work. Read more...

IT systems ready for use after transition


VUMC systems users have resumed use of PeopleFinder, C2HR, the Compliance Portal, CATS (credentialing), Talent Central (recruitment), ePAC (Personnel Action Changes), Concur Expense and most of the 30 or so other information systems that were unavailable for a few days during the transition to establish VUMC as an independent entity. Read more...

Cancer expert Thompson to deliver today's Flexner Discovery Lecture


Craig Thompson, M.D., president and CEO of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, will deliver the next Flexner Discovery Lecture on May 5. Read more...

Medical Center ranked among top 100 large employers in nation


Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) has been named among the top 100 large employers in the nation by Forbes magazine. Read more...

You may have not received your Cigna card yet. Here's what to do.


The mailing of Cigna ID cards was delayed due to a snag in processing and were mailed May 3, 2016. There is no impact to benefits or access to care for you and/or your dependents. Read more...

Farmers' Market returns to plaza, begins June 2


The Nashville Farmers' Market at Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) returns Thursday, June 2, and will be held every Thursday from 2-5 p.m. through Oct. 27. Read more...

Devastating, preventable injuries caused by lawn mowers annually; Children's Hospital offers these safety tips


Every year, injuries from lawn mowers are among the most tragic seen at Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt. These injuries are devastating to patients and their families and are easily preventable. Read more...

Latest news from the VUMC Reporter is available online


The latest news from this week's VUMC Reporter is available at www.mc.vanderbilt.edu/reporter. Read more...