VCU Health System Clinical Nurse WIP in Richmond, Virginia
Clinical Nurse WIP
Women's Care Unit
1250 E. Marshall Street, Richmond, VA 23219
Job Details:VCU Health System's Women's Care Unit is seeking a Clinical Nurse to work our Weekend Incentive Program (WIP). The Women's Care Unit is a 24 bed Progressive Medicine-Surgical Unit that cares only for women under the services of Gynecology (Gyn-Oncology/Gyn-surgeries), Urological Gynecology, Internal medicine and associated sub-specialties including Renal, Gastrointestinal, Pulmonary, Hepatology, Infectious Disease, Endocrine and Gerontology. Responsibilities Integrates technical skills and theoretical knowledge to meet the needs of the patient and family. Assists the health care team with the prevention of illness and injury, maintenance of wellness, and provision of comfort. Provides direction, education, and begins to acquire leadership skills at the unit level. Delivers and accurately documents direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and an integrated, multidisciplinary plan of care. Safely administers prescribed medications, identifying incompatibilities and/or interactions. Qualifications Required Current RN licensure in Virginia, AHA BLS HCP Certification or equivalent Graduate of an accredited RN nursing program Completion of a Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing from an accredited program within 5 years of hire, (if not BSN-prepared or higher) One year or more of clinical experience Preferred Completion of a Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing from an accredited program Academic Health Care Experience; Experience with similar patient population in either an acute care setting or as applicable to area of practice. Selected candidates will be slotted into appropriate levels for this position based on their experience and qualifications.
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disability status.
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