RN, Clinical Ladder - Emergency Department
Emergency, Nursing | Full time |

Shifts: Days, Nights, Evenings, every other weekend

Relocation assistance available per UVA Medical Center policy.

Virginia's #1 hospital* is staffing it's new ER which opened in Fall 2019. We invite you to get in on the ground floor of an exciting new chapter in UVA history and join our award-winning team.

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.

About Charlottesviulle, VA

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.

Position Compensation Range: $26.22 - $43.40 Hourly


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

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.
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.


CLINICAL LADDER

  • 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.

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The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System and the University Physician's Group 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.

* U.S. News & World Report's 2016-2017, 2017-2018, 2018-2019 and 2019-2020 "Best Hospitals" guides.

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About our expansion.

UVA Health’s new 425,000-square-foot, six-story tower is a beacon for medical advancement. This impressive new facility features an expanded Emergency Department/level 1 trauma center and surgical suites; patient prep, recovery and interventional rooms; mostly private rooms for every patient; and much more. We’re also renovating 95,000 square feet of existing hospital space.

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Practicing here.

UVA Health System has one of the nation’s most diverse workforces. We are a close-knit, collaborative team that values your expertise, opinions and contributions and that puts patients at the center of everything we do. Our proven patient-first focus has earned us Magnet® designation and many other recognitions in recent years.

Quality of Life

Charlottesville, Virginia is one of the nation’s most charming and picturesque places to live and work. Our area boasts many excellent restaurants, wineries and craft breweries; historic sites; Shenandoah National Park and Skyline Drive; and a great selection of homes in welcoming neighborhoods, as well as urban and rural locations. Public transportation is excellent, and you’re just a short drive from the beach or Washington, D.C.