VCU Health System Clinical Nurse in Richmond, Virginia

Clinical Nurse

Req. #:

46541

Department:

West Wing

Location:

125 Buena Vista Circle, South Hill, VA 23970

Schedule:

Full time

Shift:

1: Days

Hours:

Job Details:

  • Associates degree required

  • Licensed as RN in State of VA or Compact State

VCU Health System's West Wing is seeking a full time Clinical Nurse. The Clinical Nurse follows documented physician/licensed independent provider orders. Practices within the boundaries of the regulations governing the practice of nursing in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Practice is guided by the ANA Code of Ethics for Nursing and established national nursing practice standards. All practice is guided by and follows the VCUHS policies and procedures and established practice. 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) 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.

EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disability status.

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