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.

In 2019 the ED will open a new facility, expanding our capacity from 41 beds to 76 beds; and we are tripling our square footage. When open, the new ED will be outfitted with the latest technology. In preparation for opening the leadership team is working to improve processes, plan progression, and build the staff. The UVA ED offers a developing culture of safety for professional development, evidenced-based practice, and shared governance.

As a Magnet®-designated hospital, nurses are the lifeblood of UVA Medical Center. You’ll be a valued member of our nursing teams, respected by peers, physicians and leadership alike. You’ll have a voice in patient care decisions. And you’ll have access to the most innovative medical technologies. As Virginia’s #1 hospital*, our goal is to be the safest place in the nation in which to provide and receive care.

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

There’s more to a nursing job with UVA. Discover the Emergency Department career you’ve always wanted, with time outside of it to enjoy life to the fullest. Join us.

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Join us and enjoy:

  • Competitive pay
  • Excellent benefits
  • Generous paid time off
  • Relocation packages
  • Continuing education assistance
  • A superior retirement program
  • Clinical ladder for nursing positions
  • And much more

Tomorrow can’t wait. Apply today!

The ED at UVA Medical Center sees nearly 63,000 patients each year.
UVA has one of only six level 1 trauma centers in the state.
Adult trauma service admits some 600 severely injured patients per year.
Pediatric trauma service admits about 175 patients per year.

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