RN, Clinical Ladder - Transitional Care Hospital (LTAC/Progressive Care) - Days

Subspecialty: Progressive Care Unit

Posted: 3/23/2018

Company: University of Virginia Health System - UVA Health System offers the best combination of professional opportunity and quality of life in the nation. Join our team, and you’ll work on the kind of cases that will challenge you and grow your career. You’ll become a member of an elite group of medical professionals. Sound too good to be true? Don’t take our word for it. U.S. News & World Report just named us the #1 hospital in Virginia for the second consecutive year.

Location: Charlottesville, VA

Description: RN, Clinical Ladder - Transitional Care Hospital (LTAC/Progressive Care) - Days
This position qualifies for the UVA Medical Center Clinical Ladder. The salary range reflected in this job posting is for an RN Clinician 2.
1. Assesses the physical, psychological, social and cultural dimensions of patients according to professional practice standards and institutional policy/procedure at the Clinician 2 level.
2. Organizes, coordinates 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 and care coordination progressing patients toward desired outcomes at the
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.

Position type: Full-time

• Experience: 1 year of relevant experience.
• License/Certification: Licensed to Practice as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia. American Heart Association (AHA) Health Care Provider BLS certification required.

GENERAL INFORMATION: 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.

Benefits: This position qualifies for a sign-on bonus of up to $10,000 depending on experience and education. Applications must be received by September 30, 2018 to qualify. Please contact Brooke White (b.white@virginia.edu) for additional information.
• Multi-professional collaboration
• Educational Opportunities
o Wound Treatment Associate program
o Tuition Reimbursement
• Award winning care
o Charles L. Brown Award for Quality
o NALTH Quality Award
o NALTH Goldberg Award
• Multiple posters presented by clinicians
o Virginia Nurses Association
o National Association for Long Term Hospitals
o Wound Ostomy Continence Nurses Society

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How to Apply: Apply online at: https://uvahealth.taleo.net/careersection/1/jobdetail.ftl?job=26384&tz=GMT-05A00

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.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.