Careers are defined by moments. Moments you decide to pursue excellence. Moments when you grow personally and professionally. And, the moment when you take the next step in your career.

This is your moment to be part of something greater as part of the Critical Care team at Virginia’s #1 hospital.*

UVA Health is rapidly expanding its facilities and services. To keep up with this growth, we welcome Critical Care RN candidates to explore new career-defining opportunities within our growing Critical Care department.

Here you will be joining a team providing advanced full-spectrum care for acute and chronic illnesses ranging from MI and trauma to cardiothoracic surgery and organ transplants. Our nursing staff is empowered to excel in their careers and grow professionally with access to education, research, advanced training and mentorship opportunities throughout our academic system. As part of our collaborative team of critical care specialists, you will have a voice in patient care decisions and access to the latest clinical trials and medical technologies.

Our units include Medical Intensive Care (MICU), Surgical Trauma Intensive Care (STICU), Neonatal Intensive Care (NICU), Pediatric Intensive Care (PICU) and others.

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Join UVA and enjoy:
  • Competitive pay and paid time off
  • Generous wellness (Hoo’s Well) and health, dental and vision benefits
  • Flexible spending accounts (FSA)
  • Short-term and long-term disability plans
  • Superior retirement program
  • 403(b) and 457 savings program
  • 8-, 10- and 12-hour shifts within specific units
  • Clinical ladder for nursing positions
  • Relocation assistance for moves over 50 miles
  • Dual career program to assist spouses/partners in identifying local employment opportunities
  • Continuing-education assistance
  • In-house certification/recertification (ACLS, PALS, TNS and others)
  • Annual certification pay up to $300
  • Uteam recognition program
  • Caregiving assistance with back-up care available for infants through the elderly
  • And much more

Ready to be part of something greater? Contact us today!

TitleSpecialtySchedule
RN, Clinical Ladder - Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery & ICU, RotatingCardio, Critical Care, Nursing Full time 
RN, Clinical Ladder - TCV ICU, RotatingCardio, Critical Care, Nursing Full time 
RN, Clinical Ladder, Medical ICU (MICU), RotatingCritical Care, Nursing Full Time 
RN, Clinical Ladder- Pediatric ICU - PICU, RotatingCritical Care, Nursing Full time 
RN, Clinical Ladder - Critical Care Units/ICUCritical Care, Nursing Full time 
RN, Clinical Ladder - Neonatal ICU-NICU, RotatingCritical Care, Nursing Full time 
Acute Care Nurse Practitioner NP - Medical ICU (Wage/PRN)Critical Care, Nursing PRN 
Acute Care Nurse Practitioner NP - Medical ICU (Wage/PRN)Critical Care, Nursing PRN 
RN, Clinical Ladder - Surgical Trauma ICU, RotatingCritical Care, Nursing, Perioperative Full time 
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Three critical care units have received a Beacon Award from the American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN).
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Critical Care nursing staff actively build their careers with regional membership in the Monticello Chapter of AACN.
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UVA has one of only six level 1 trauma centers in the state of Virginia.

Here you will be part of a community of medical practitioners, faculty, students and other team members who learn and even live together to exercise ingenuity, develop self-governance tools and push the boundaries of knowledge in service to the common good.

If you're ready to be part of something greater, this is your moment.

*U.S. News & World Report’s 2016-2017, 2017-2018, 2018-2019, 2019-2020 and 2020-2021 “Best Hospitals” guides.