This position qualifies for a sign-on bonus of between $10,000 and $20,000, depending on OR experience. Contact Nancy DeBusk, Talent Acquisition Consultant, for more information at (434) 243-8092 or email: email@example.com.
This position qualifies for the UVA Medical Center Clinical Ladder. The salary range reflected in this job posting is for an RN Clinician 2. Additional compensation is available if you are hired into a higher level on the Clinical Ladder. Those hired as either a Clinician 3 or Clinician 4 must have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree, possess a specialty certification from a national certifying organization, and meet applicable Career Ladder Behaviors. Placement on the Clinical Ladder will be discussed during the recruitment process.
Capable clinician, focused on expanding knowledge and skills. Consistently provides effective direct care, as part of the interdisciplinary team, to a variety of complex patients. Seeks and provides feedback for improved clinical practice. Assumes a beginning leadership role, but seeks mentoring in this process.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
1.Assesses the physical, psychological, social and cultural dimensions of patients according to professional practice standards and departmental and institutional policy/procedure at the Clinician 2 level.
2.Organizes and prioritizes nursing care activities, considering the needs of the patient at the Clinician 2 level.
3.Implements patient population-specific interventions based on individual patient needs at the Clinician 2 level.
4.Evaluates effectiveness of care, progressing patient towards desired outcomes at the Clinician 2 level.
5.Develops and implements patient/caregiver teaching plan based on identified health education needs and the condition and age of the patient at the Clinician 2 level.
6.Provides for a safe environment and safe delivery of care.
7.Assumes responsibility for professional development of self, and contributes to and assists with the professional development of others at the Clinician 2 level.
8.Demonstrates leadership in the delivery of patient care at the Clinician 2 level.
•Education: Graduate of an accredited nursing program required. Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree preferred.
•Experience: 1 year of relevant experience.
•License/Certification: Licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia. American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider BLS certification required.
When RN Clinician 2 - OR has no OR experience, he/she must successfully complete and pass final examination of the AORN Periop 101 Core Curriculum program within six months of hire.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and skills required of personnel so classified.
National healthcare publication Becker’s Hospital Review recently honored University of Virginia Medical Center on its list of 100 hospitals and health systems with great neurosurgery and spine programs.
“This award from Becker’s Hospital Review highlights the combined efforts of our neurosurgery and orthopedic spine teams to provide excellent, patient-centered care to serve those in need from across Virginia and beyond,” said Pamela Sutton-Wallace, Medical Center CEO.
“The organizations featured on this year’s list have extensive neuroscience and spine programs, providing treatment and cutting-edge research into neurosurgical disorders,” according to the publication’s staff. “Many hospitals and health systems featured have earned top honors for medical excellence, outcomes and patient experience in their spine and brain surgery departments.”
Becker’s highlighted that UVA is a Blue Distinction Center+ for spine surgery from insurer BlueCross BlueShield, which means UVA meets quality measures for patient safety and outcomes as well as meeting cost measures for affordability for the more than 1,500 spine procedures performed each year. Becker’s also noted UVA’s research into treatments for glioblastoma, efforts to advance brain and spinal cord injury treatment as well as its multidisciplinary care for patients who suffer traumatic brain injuries.
“I am proud of our team’s commitment to providing the highest-quality, specialized care to serve patients with brain and spine conditions,” said Mark Shaffrey, MD, chair of UVA’s Department of Neurosurgery.
“This award highlights our team’s hard work to provide the best outcomes for our patients with spinal conditions,” said Francis Shen, MD, division head of orthopedic spine surgery.
To Apply: https://uvahealth.taleo.net/careersection/1/jobdetail.ftl?job=29450&tz=GMT-04%3A00
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Internal Number: 29450
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For the third consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report has ranked the University of Virginia Medical Center as the No. 1 hospital in Virginia. The publication’s 2018-2019 “Best Hospitals” guide also recognizes nine UVA specialties for adults among the best in the U.S.
Six specialties at the University of Virginia Children’s Hospital also earned a top-50 national ranking in the 2018-2019 “Best Children’s Hospitals” guide from U.S. News & World Report.
Our physicians and nurses are actively involved in research that gives patients access to treatments and medicine not widely available. Consequently, patients travel from around the world to seek treatment with us.
As an academic medical center, we are taking a fresh approach to what has been accomplished in healthcare in order to discover, research, teach and care for patients in entirely new ways. To ensure that the right care is delivered in the right place at the right time, we are no longer waiting to accomplish tomorrow that which we are capable of achieving today.
Our team members utilize emerging technology and lead experimental treatment protocols. In fact, our healthcare makes headlines r...outinely.
However, it's the attributes of every UVA team member that make our nationally recognized care anything but routine. Qualities such as persistence, ingenuity and initiative help to create an environment where respect and responsiveness are highly valued.
UVA Medical Center is one of seven entities that make up the nationally renowned UVA Health System, including the Novant Health UVA Health System, UVA Transitional Care Hospital, UVA Physicians Group, UVA School of Medicine, UVA School of Nursing and Claude Moore Health Sciences Library.
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Charming for its academic, recreational and leisure opportunities, including hiking, biking, canoeing, rappelling, golf and other athletics, as well as theater and music, Charlottesville is consistently acclaimed by publications as one of the most livable cities in the country. Shopping, dining and entertainment, as well as convenient proximity to the beach and Washington, DC, make Charlottesville an ideal place for families, singles and active adults.
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