RN, Clinical Ladder - Emergency Department
Emergency, Nursing
Full time
Relocation assistance available per UVA Medical Center policy. 
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. 
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.
Shifts: Days, Nights, Evenings, every other weekend
This position qualifies for the UVA Medical Center Clinical Ladder. The salary range reflected in this job posting is for an RN Clinician 2. 
Position Compensation Range: $26.22 - $43.40 Hourly
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
  • Graduate of an accredited nursing program required. Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree (BSN) preferred. 
  • 1 year of relevant experience. 
  • Licensed to Practice as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia. American Heart Association (AHA) Health Care Provider BLS certification required.
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 identify local employment opportunities
  • Continuing-education assistance
  • In-house certification/recertification (ACLS, PALS, TNSS 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. 
 
PHYSICAL DEMANDS
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.
EOE
 

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