Registered Nurse, RN, Clinical Ladder - Neonatal / Pediatric Transport (NETS) Team
$10,000 Sign-On Bonus
Job ID: R0029299 | Inpatient Registered Nurses | Full time | Charlottesville, VA
Capable clinician focused on expanding knowledge and skills. Consistently provides effective direct care as part of the interdisciplinary team to a variety of complex patients. Manages care and implements treatment plans at a refined skill level in collaboration with patients their families physicians and other members of the health care team. Seeks as well as provides feedback for improved clinical practice. Assumes a beginning leadership role but seeks mentoring in this process.
  • Assesses the physical psychological social and cultural dimensions of patients according to professional practice standards and institutional policy/procedure at the Clinician 2 level.
  • Organizes coordinates and prioritizes nursing care activities considering the needs of the patient at the Clinician 2 level.
  • Implements patient population specific interventions based on individual patient needs at the Clinician 2 level.
  • Evaluates effectiveness of care and care coordination progressing patients toward desired outcomes at the Clinician 2 level.
  • 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.
  • Provides for a safe environment and safe delivery of care.
  • Assumes responsibility for professional development of self and contributes to and assists with the professional development of others at the Clinician 2 level.
  • Demonstrates leadership in the delivery of patient care at the Clinician 2 level.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Position Compensation Range: $28.22 - $46.56 Hourly

This position qualifies for a $10,000 sign on bonus.

 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Education:

  • Graduate of an accredited nursing program required.
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing required within 5 years of hire.

Experience:

  • 3 years of critical care experience required.
  • 5 years and previous inter-facility transport experience preferred.

Required:

  • License to practice as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia
  • American Heart Association (AHA) Health Care Provider BLS certification
  • American Heart Association (AHA) ACLS
  • American Heart Association (AHA) PALS
  • Unrestricted Valid Driver's License

Required within 6 months of hire date:

  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program
  • STABLE Program
  • Emergency Vehicle Operators Course (EVOC) Level II or higher


Required within one year of hire date:

  • Virginia Department of Health Emergency Medical Technician
  • TNATC, ATLS Audit or Advanced Trauma Equivalent
  • National Specialty Nursing Certification (CCRN, RNC-NIC, C-NPT, CFRN)

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

Must be able to safely and securely fasten seat belts and shoulder harnesses in aircraft or ambulance, as provided by the aircraft or ambulance manufacturer, without modification to those safety devices. Able to tolerate stressors of flight and medical transport, including, but not limited to: excessive motion, vibration, extreme temperatures, standing or sitting for prolonged periods, frequent walking, bending/stooping and providing patient care in confined spaces. Able to respond to visual, verbal and non-verbal commands and communicate effectively verbally and in writing. Must be able to lift/push/pull a minimum of 150 lbs. May be exposed to hazardous chemicals, blood/body fluids and infectious diseases.


COVID Vaccination Requirement

Due to the scope of President Biden's Executive Order 14042 issued in early September, all University employees, including remote employees, must receive their final vaccination dose by January 4, 2022, unless they have a University-approved religious or medical exemption. The University has updated policy SEC-045 to reflect these new requirements.

If hired by the Academic Division, excluding School of Medicine, School of Nursing, UVA Physicians Group, and the Health Systems Library, you will be required to provide proof of vaccination or be willing to be vaccinated by January 4, 2022. Academic employees may apply for a University-approved medical or religious exemption.

Note: Some medical and safety-sensitive positions require vaccination and are not eligible for an exemption. For more information on how vaccination requirements will apply to you, please visit the UVA New Hire Vaccination Requirements webpage.

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