RN, Clinical Ladder - Emergency Department
Job location: Medical Center (Charlottesville, VA)
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2021-01-21
This position is for the Clinical Decision Unit- Expansion to the Emergency Department.
This position qualifies for the UVA Medical Center Clinical Ladder. The salary range reflected in this job posting is for an RN Clinician 2. For additional information, please see the More Information section.
What’s growing on here?
It’s the largest UVA expansion project ever: a 425,000 square foot, $450 million dollar + investment that will provide a brand new and expanded 76 bed emergency department/level 1 trauma center along with four new operating rooms, procedural and recovery space. In addition, a new six story bed tower will convert most semi-private patient rooms into private rooms.
Virginia’s #1 hospital* is staffing up ahead of our new facility’s 2019 opening. We invite you to get in on the ground floor of an exciting new chapter in UVA history and join our award-winning team.
* U.S. News & World Report’s 2016-2017, 2017-2018 and 2018-2019 “Best Hospitals” guides.
The University of Virginia Emergency Department presents an exciting growth opportunity. Come be part of a collaborative interdisciplinary care team envisioning and developing the future of Emergency Medicine at UVA. The Emergency Department at UVA is a Level 1 Trauma Center and currently has four adult trauma bays and two pediatric trauma bays. With specialties such as, Neurosciences, Specialized Heart and Vascular Center, and Transplant offered twenty-four hours a day, we are able to provide care to patients from all over the state and adjoining states. Our ED also houses a Chest Pain Center, Express Care, and Women's Center for Emergency Care.* U.S. News & World Report’s 2016-2017, 2017-2018 and 2018-2019 “Best Hospitals” guides.We are seeking a capable clinician, focused on expanding knowledge and skills who will:
- Consistently provides effective direct care, as part of the interdisciplinary team, to a variety of complex patients.
- Manage care and implement treatment plans at a refined skill level in collaboration with patients, their families, physicians and other members of the health care team.
- Seek as well as provide feedback for improved clinical practice.
- Assume a beginning leadership role but seeks mentoring in this process.
While you improve the lives of patients at UVA Health System, you’ll also be improving your own life in one of the most beautiful and welcoming places in America—Charlottesville, Virginia. Nestled among the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, it’s called “The Best Town for Food Lovers” by Wine Magazine, “Best College Town” by Traveler’s Today and, yes, “America’s Happiest City” by the U.S. Bureau of Economic Research. Built on the foundation of American history and overlaid with the vibrant energy of a modern culture, there’s no place in the world quite like it.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 and 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.Shifts: Days, Nights, Evenings, every other weekend For more information please visit www.growwithuva.comPosition Compensation Range: $26.22 - $43.40 Hourly
Education: Graduate of an accredited nursing program required. Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing Degree preferred.
Experience: 1 year of relevant experience.
Licensure: Licensed to Practice as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia. American Heart Association (AHA) Health Care Provider BLS certification required.
Job requires standing for prolonged periods, frequently walking, bending/stooping. Proficient communicative, auditory and visual skills; Attention to detail and ability to write legibly; Ability to lift/push/pull 20 - 50lbs. May be exposed to chemicals, blood/body fluids and infectious disease.
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 and 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. Current team members already working as RN Clinician 3 or 4 who wish to transfer to another department will have their level on the clinical ladder reviewed by the hiring manager and the PNSO if applicable.
The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System which represents the UVA Medical Center, Schools of Medicine and Nursing, UVA Physician’s Group and the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.