Graphic Artist

Graphic Artist in NASHVILLE, TN

Ardent Health Services (AHS) is a national healthcare company headquartered in Nashville, TN. Our subsidiaries own and operate hospitals and multispecialty physician practices in six states. Ardent includes 20 hospitals, 3,200 patient beds, 18,000 employees, and 475 employed physicians. Within the industry, we are noted for recognizing that every hospital is as unique as the community it serves. This in-depth understanding of how health care works at the local level is one of our great strengths.

We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Graphic Artist.


Responsible for layout and design of a variety of documents such as ads, brochures, newsletters, logos, stationery, invitations, flyers and presentations.

Reports to: Director, Creative Services

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide graphic services to hospitals and their subsidiaries
  • Provides input and/or recommends layout and design options on projects such as newspaper ads, display boards, manuals and booklets, graphs and flowcharts, brochures and other collateral materials
  • Designs presentations in PowerPoint
  • Proofreads work with a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Completes work according to department and corporate standards
  • Maintains confidentiality
  • Remains proficient in desktop publishing techniques
  • Demonstrates ability to operate office machines such as copiers, fax, printers, Macintosh computer and scanner
  • Balances priorities to meet deadlines
  • Demonstrates ability to communicate effectively and work with others to accomplish goals
  • Performs other related projects as assigned
  • Essential part of maintaining the company's brand identity and design strategy for company
  • Manage the direction of third party support including freelancers and agencies
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously


  • Knowledge of layout and design principles normally acquired through completion of bachelor's degree in design, graphic design or related area.
  • Will consider a combination of work experience and education in place of a bachelor's degree.
  • Must possess excellent communication skills, along with the ability to work under constant deadlines.
  • Demonstrates a working knowledge of print production and a thorough working knowledge of preparing documents for printing.
  • Possesses excellent design skills with a strong attention to detail, quality, and proofreading with a degree of creativity.
  • Demonstrates working knowledge of software packages for graphic design including InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, and Microsoft Office on a Macintosh Platform.