Perioperative Services

Opening the Doors to a Career in the OR


The Perioperative OR Nurse Internship is a 12-week course to teach BSN prepared Registered Nurses how to perform the circulating role in the operating room.  Scrub skills will be introduced as well.  Interns can be new graduates or experienced professionals that are new to the OR.  Classes are held each year in January and July.  The positions are posted on the Vanderbilt Job Line several months prior to each class. 

Please contact Tracey Fargo in nurse recruitment for RN positions (tracey.fargo@vanderbilt.edu | phone 615.322.5116 | or view the job line for more information.

Note:  The January 2017 Perioperative OR Internship Program will be posted by August 15th, 2016 on the job line under requisition number 1607767.  Once you apply, you will receive an application packet that will be due by October 7th, 2016.  Interviews will be set up in November. The tentative start date is January 23rd, 2017. 

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