For 175 years, VCU Health System (VCUHS) has made everlasting impressions on the health of those we care for, educate and employ. And through world-class research, we are touching multitudes more who we will never know. Achievements, accolades, breakthroughs and discoveries aside, making an impression often only requires a smile, a pat on the back, a comforting word, a shoulder to lean on or even a borrowed ear. Each year, hundreds of thousands of Richmonders, Virginians and beyond seek our help. And we give it, one patient, one kind word, one hand held at a time.

VCUHS proudly employs nearly 9,000 dedicated professionals. We comprise a 600-strong physician practice, numerous outpatient clinics and our hospital, which has 865 licensed beds. We are a regional referral center for the state and the region’s only Level I Trauma Center. VCUHS offers nearly 200 specialty areas, many of national and international acclaim. VCUHS also includes Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU (CHoR), the region’s only full service children’s hospital.

In addition to multidisciplinary centers for cancer, cardiology, neurosurgery and transplantation, we offer virtually every form of contemporary medical care. In particular, the medical center has received international recognition for early diagnosis and treatment of chest pain and strokes, organ transplant, head and spinal cord trauma research, burn and wound healing, neonatal intensive care and genetic research, as well as cancer research, treatment and rehabilitation.

VCUHS vital statistics
Licensed Beds - 865
Inpatient Discharges - 33,389
Adjusted Discharges - 56,116
Emergency Department Visits - 85,700
Outpatient Clinic Visits - 558,429
Total Surgeries - 20,506

VCU Health System Richmond, VA, USA
VCU Health System's Noninvasive Cardiology is seeking a full time Clinical Nurse. Pauley Heart Center's Noninvasive Cardiology Services section is the leading provider of diagnostic cardiovascular services in central Virginia. Ssing the most advanced equipment and technologies. Services include transthoracic echocardiography, transesophageal echocardiography, exercise stress testing, exercise stress echocardiography, dobutamine stress echocardiography, contrast echocardiography, ambulatory Holter monitoring and electrocardiography. 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.
Sep 15, 2019
VCU Health System Richmond, VA, USA
VCU Health System's Neurosurgery is seeking an hourly Care Partner. The care partner provides direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and the plan of care under the direction of the RN or licensed independent practitioner. Responsibilities To provide direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and the plan of care under the direction of the RN or licensed independent practitioner. Functions under direction of a licensed independent practitioner, manager and/or RN in providing patient care, emotional support, and problem solving; all in accordance with hospital, nursing and unit policy/procedure. Job duties may include the handling, transportation, access to and/or contact with medications and related supplies. Qualifications Required Completion of state recognized CNA program; or Completion of one semester of Nursing School Clinical's from an accredited Nursing School Program Or Completion of EMT program; or Completion of medical assistant program or One (1) year of medical assistant work experience within the last three (3) years; or One (1) year of care partner or equivalent work experience within the last three (3) years; or One (1) year of military corpsman experience within the last three (3) years AHA BLS HCP Certification or equivalent Preferred Acute care experience as a nursing assistant or aide experience
Sep 14, 2019
VCU Health System Richmond, VA, USA
VCU Health System's IM - Dalton Oncology Clinic is seeking a Full Time Clinical Nurse to work with our Melonoma Providers. 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. *Completion of a Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing from an accredited program within 5 years of hire, if not currently BSN-prepared or higher, will be a requirement for continued employment. *Completion of our accredited Nurse Residency Program will be a requirement for all new graduate nurse hires. This program provides transitional support during the first year of practice by fostering comprehensive, individualized preceptorships and guiding all new graduates along the journey towards successful promotion to Clinical Nurse II within the Professional Advancement Program (PAP) at VCU Health. Qualifications Required Graduate of, or pending graduation from, an accredited RN nursing program. Current RN licensure in Virginia or compact state, or eligible for licensure. All selected new graduate applicants must take and pass NCLEX within 90 days of graduation date. 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 applicants will be slotted into appropriate levels for this position based on their experience and qualifications.
Sep 14, 2019
VCU Health System Richmond, VA, USA
VCU Health System's Ambulatory Operating Room is seeking an hourly Care Partner. The care partner provides direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and the plan of care under the direction of the RN or licensed independent practitioner. Responsibilities To provide direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and the plan of care under the direction of the RN or licensed independent practitioner. Functions under direction of a licensed independent practitioner, manager and/or RN in providing patient care, emotional support, and problem solving; all in accordance with hospital, nursing and unit policy/procedure. Job duties may include the handling, transportation, access to and/or contact with medications and related supplies. Qualifications Required Completion of state recognized CNA program; or Completion of one semester of Nursing School Clinical's from an accredited Nursing School Program Or Completion of EMT program; or Completion of medical assistant program or One (1) year of medical assistant work experience within the last three (3) years; or One (1) year of care partner or equivalent work experience within the last three (3) years; or One (1) year of military corpsman experience within the last three (3) years AHA BLS HCP Certification or equivalent Preferred Acute care experience as a nursing assistant or aide experience
Sep 14, 2019
VCU Health System Richmond, VA, USA
VCU Health System's Bone Marrow Transplant is seeking a Full-Time Care Partner. The care partner provides direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and the plan of care under the direction of the RN or licensed independent practitioner. Responsibilities To provide direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and the plan of care under the direction of the RN or licensed independent practitioner. Functions under direction of a licensed independent practitioner, manager and/or RN in providing patient care, emotional support, and problem solving; all in accordance with hospital, nursing and unit policy/procedure. Job duties may include the handling, transportation, access to and/or contact with medications and related supplies. Qualifications Required Completion of state recognized CNA program; or Completion of one semester of Nursing School Clinical's from an accredited Nursing School Program or Completion of EMT program; or Completion of medical assistant program or One (1) year of medical assistant work experience within the last three (3) years; or One (1) year of care partner or equivalent work experience within the last three (3) years; or One (1) year of military corpsman experience within the last three (3) years AHA BLS HCP Certification or equivalent Preferred Acute care experience as a nursing assistant or aide experience
Sep 14, 2019
VCU Health System Richmond, VA, USA
Are you a New Graduate nurse who has not yet nailed a niche for yourself? No problem! The Discovery hiring option may be for you! Join us on Saturday, October 12, 2019 for an Information Day to learn more about New Grad hiring option and meet the hiring managers. This program integrates educational components with preceptor-led clinical experiences on Acute and Progressive Care units. Upon completion of this Discovery hiring option, participants will: Build a strong foundation for nursing practice in a fast-paced, challenging environment. Use a complex knowledge base to plan and deliver care to an acutely ill patient population. Manage common cardiac and physiologic emergencies that occur in acute and progressive care practice environments. Deliver compassionate, holistic, patient-centered care to diverse patient populations. Discovery hiring option offers: Full time benefitted position Enrollment in VCU Health Nurse Residency Program 16 week Clinical Preceptorship (2 week shadowing experience on three different units prior to selecting one of those units to finish the Discovery hiring option.) Participating Units Cardiology Cardiology Cardiothoracic Transitional Cardiology Medicine Acute Care Medicine Comprehensive Medicine Medical Specialty Women's Care Unit Progressive Care Medicine Security Care Surgery Acute Care Surgery Neurosurgery Surgery Trauma Orthopedics Brain Injury & General Rehab Oncology Acute Care Oncology Deadline to Apply for the Information Session: October 5, 2019 Complete the online application, the online assessment, and submit a resume and cover letter. Once your application is received a Recruiter will reach out to you with more details about the open house. Start Date for the Discovery hiring option: January 13, 2020 Requirements: BSN or Associates in Nursing with commitment to obtain BSN within five years of date of hire. Graduate Nurses/RNs with less than one year of experience BLS required Completion of an accredited nursing program (before program starting date of January 13, 2020). Must be eligible for licensure as a Graduate Nurse / Registered Nurse in the state of Virginia. Program participants will be required to pass State Boards and be licensed as a RN in the State of Virginia. Upon program completion, the participant will have an opportunity to apply to a permanent position in an Acute or Progressive Care unit
Sep 14, 2019
VCU Health System Richmond, VA, USA
VCU Health System's Post Anesthesia Care Unit is seeking a full time Clinical Nurse. The PACU provides advanced care and education to surgical outpatients and select procedural patients with multiple complexities.ResponsibilitiesIntegrates 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.QualificationsRequiredCurrent RN licensure in Virginia, AHA BLS HCP Certification or equivalentGraduate of an accredited RN nursing programCompletion 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 experiencePreferredCompletion of a Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing from an accredited programAcademic Health Care Experience; Experience with similar patient population in either an acute care setting or as applicable to area of practice.Selected applicants will be slotted into appropriate levels for this position based on their experience and qualifications.
Sep 14, 2019
VCU Health System Richmond, VA, USA
VCU Health System's Post Anesthesia Care Unit is seeking a full time Clinical Nurse. The PACU provides advanced care and education to surgical outpatients and select procedural patients with multiple complexities.ResponsibilitiesIntegrates 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.QualificationsRequiredCurrent RN licensure in Virginia, AHA BLS HCP Certification or equivalentGraduate of an accredited RN nursing programCompletion 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 experiencePreferredCompletion of a Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing from an accredited programAcademic Health Care Experience; Experience with similar patient population in either an acute care setting or as applicable to area of practice.Selected applicants will be slotted into appropriate levels for this position based on their experience and qualifications.
Sep 14, 2019
VCU Health System Richmond, VA, USA
VCU Health System's Ambulatory Surgery 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.ResponsibilitiesIntegrates 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.QualificationsRequiredCurrent 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.PreferredCompletion 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 applicants will be slotted into appropriate levels for this position based on their experience and qualifications.
Sep 14, 2019
VCU Health System Richmond, VA, USA
VCU Health System's NEUROLOGY-ADULT CLINIC is seeking a full time Ambulatory Care Clinic Coordinator. This position requires the Coordinator to serve as a resource and leader in the clinic for patients, staff, health care providers, management, and other disciplines and perform as a Clinical Nurse III or IV or V. Responsibilities Clinic Coordinator-Ensures assignments are appropriately delegated with consideration of patient's needs, competencies of staff, geographical layout of the unit and workload balance.Makes sure assignments encompass quality control and environment of care standards.Ensures patient admissions are managed expeditious.Monitors patient flow of the clinic for consistency of care and smooth functioning.Serves as a preceptor/mentor for new staff.Provides input/complete performance evaluations with Nurse Manager or Director and discipline/corrective action plans to staff.Identifies potential safety hazards in the clinic and begins resolution and informing Nursing Director and Nurse Manager/Director immediately.Handling complaints from patients, families and other departments and refers unresolved issues to Nurse Manager or Director as appropriate. Clinic nurse responsibilities include Clinical Nurse-Demonstrates clinical knowledge at the unit level and begins to apply this knowledge to a specific patient population.Assists the health care team with the prevention of illness and injury, maintenance of wellness, and provision of comfort.Anticipates changes in patient situations and intervenes appropriately.Provides direction, education, and serves as a role model in a clinical setting.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 RequiredCurrent RN licensure in Virginia or eligible or compact stateCurrent AHA BLS HCP Certification or equivalentMinimum of two (2) years of progressive leadership/management experiencePrevious work experience supervising, coaching and providing feedback to employeesClin III: > = 3 years of clinical experience and a minimum of a Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing from an accredited programClin IV: > = 5 years of clinical experience and a minimum of a Baccalaureate DegreeClin V: > 5 years of clinical experience PreferredExperience with similar patient population in either an acute care setting or as applicable to area of practice
Sep 14, 2019
VCU Health System Richmond, VA, USA
VCU Health System's Neurology - Adult Clinic is seeking a hourly Clinical Nurse. The VCU Health Clinical Nurse practices within the boundaries of the Commonwealth of Virginia regulations governing nursing. Practice is also guided by the ANA Code of Ethics for Nursing and established national nursing practice standards, as well as all VCU Health policies and procedures. 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. *Completion of a Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing from an accredited program within 5 years of hire, if not currently BSN-prepared or higher, will be a requirement for continued employment. *Completion of our accredited Nurse Residency Program will be a requirement for all new graduate nurse hires. This program provides transitional support during the first year of practice by fostering comprehensive, individualized preceptorships and guiding all new graduates along the journey towards successful promotion to Clinical Nurse II within the Professional Advancement Program (PAP) at VCU Health. Qualifications Required Graduate of, or pending graduation from, an accredited RN nursing program. Current RN licensure in Virginia or compact state, or eligible for licensure. All selected new graduate applicants must take and pass NCLEX within 90 days of graduation date. Preferred Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing from an accredited RN nursing program. Academic Medical Center experience as a registered nurse. Registered nurse experience with similar patient population in either an acute care setting or as applicable to area of desired practice. AHA BLS HCP Certification or equivalent.
Sep 14, 2019
VCU Health System Richmond, VA, USA
VCU Health System's General Rehab is seeking a Full-Time Care Partner. The care partner provides direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and the plan of care under the direction of the RN or licensed independent practitioner. Responsibilities To provide direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and the plan of care under the direction of the RN or licensed independent practitioner. Functions under direction of a licensed independent practitioner, manager and/or RN in providing patient care, emotional support, and problem solving; all in accordance with hospital, nursing and unit policy/procedure. Job duties may include the handling, transportation, access to and/or contact with medications and related supplies. Qualifications Required Completion of state recognized CNA program; or Completion of one semester of Nursing School Clinical's from an accredited Nursing School Program Or Completion of EMT program; or Completion of medical assistant program or One (1) year of medical assistant work experience within the last three (3) years; or One (1) year of care partner or equivalent work experience within the last three (3) years; or One (1) year of military corpsman experience within the last three (3) years AHA BLS HCP Certification or equivalent Preferred Acute care experience as a nursing assistant or aide experience
Sep 14, 2019
VCU Health System Richmond, VA, USA
VCU Health System's Newborn Intensive Care is seeking a Full-Time Care Partner. The care partner provides direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and the plan of care under the direction of the RN or licensed independent practitioner. Responsibilities To provide direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and the plan of care under the direction of the RN or licensed independent practitioner. Functions under direction of a licensed independent practitioner, manager and/or RN in providing patient care, emotional support, and problem solving; all in accordance with hospital, nursing and unit policy/procedure. Job duties may include the handling, transportation, access to and/or contact with medications and related supplies. Qualifications Required Completion of state recognized CNA program; or Completion of one semester of Nursing School Clinical's from an accredited Nursing School Program or Completion of EMT program; or Completion of medical assistant program or One (1) year of medical assistant work experience within the last three (3) years; or One (1) year of care partner or equivalent work experience within the last three (3) years; or One (1) year of military corpsman experience within the last three (3) years AHA BLS HCP Certification or equivalent Preferred Acute care experience as a nursing assistant or aide experience
Sep 14, 2019
VCU Health System Richmond, VA, USA
VCU Health System's Newborn Intensive Care is seeking an hourly Care Partner. The care partner provides direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and the plan of care under the direction of the RN or licensed independent practitioner. Responsibilities To provide direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and the plan of care under the direction of the RN or licensed independent practitioner. Functions under direction of a licensed independent practitioner, manager and/or RN in providing patient care, emotional support, and problem solving; all in accordance with hospital, nursing and unit policy/procedure. Job duties may include the handling, transportation, access to and/or contact with medications and related supplies. Qualifications Required Completion of state recognized CNA program; or Completion of one semester of Nursing School Clinical's from an accredited Nursing School Program or Completion of EMT program; or Completion of medical assistant program or One (1) year of medical assistant work experience within the last three (3) years; or One (1) year of care partner or equivalent work experience within the last three (3) years; or One (1) year of military corpsman experience within the last three (3) years AHA BLS HCP Certification or equivalent Preferred Acute care experience as a nursing assistant or aide experience
Sep 14, 2019
VCU Health System Richmond, VA, USA
VCU Health System's Security Care Unit is seeking an hourly Care Partner - Student Nurse. The care partner student nurse provides direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and the plan of care under the direction of the RN or licensed independent practitioner. Responsibilities To provide direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and the plan of care under the direction of the RN or licensed independent practitioner. Functions under direction of a licensed independent practitioner, manager and/or RN in providing patient care, emotional support, and problem solving; all in accordance with hospital, nursing and unit policy/procedure. Job duties may include the handling, transportation, access to and/or contact with medications and related supplies. Qualifications Required Completion of state recognized CNA program; or Completion of one semester of Nursing School Clinical's from an accredited Nursing School Program Or Completion of EMT program; or Completion of medical assistant program or One (1) year of medical assistant work experience within the last three (3) years; or One (1) year of care partner or equivalent work experience within the last three (3) years; or One (1) year of military corpsman experience within the last three (3) years AHA BLS HCP Certification or equivalent Preferred Acute care experience as a nursing assistant or aide experience
Sep 14, 2019
VCU Health System Richmond, VA, USA
VCU Health System's Security Care Unit is seeking a Part-Time Care Partner - Student Nurse. The care partner student nurse provides direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and the plan of care under the direction of the RN or licensed independent practitioner. Responsibilities To provide direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and the plan of care under the direction of the RN or licensed independent practitioner. Functions under direction of a licensed independent practitioner, manager and/or RN in providing patient care, emotional support, and problem solving; all in accordance with hospital, nursing and unit policy/procedure. Job duties may include the handling, transportation, access to and/or contact with medications and related supplies. Qualifications Required Completion of state recognized CNA program; or Completion of one semester of Nursing School Clinical's from an accredited Nursing School Program Or Completion of EMT program; or Completion of medical assistant program or One (1) year of medical assistant work experience within the last three (3) years; or One (1) year of care partner or equivalent work experience within the last three (3) years; or One (1) year of military corpsman experience within the last three (3) years AHA BLS HCP Certification or equivalent Preferred Acute care experience as a nursing assistant or aide experience
Sep 14, 2019
VCU Health System Richmond, VA, USA
VCU Health System's Comprehensive Medicine Unit is seeking a Part-Time Care Partner. The care partner provides direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and the plan of care under the direction of the RN or licensed independent practitioner. Responsibilities To provide direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and the plan of care under the direction of the RN or licensed independent practitioner. Functions under direction of a licensed independent practitioner, manager and/or RN in providing patient care, emotional support, and problem solving; all in accordance with hospital, nursing and unit policy/procedure. Job duties may include the handling, transportation, access to and/or contact with medications and related supplies. Qualifications Required Completion of state recognized CNA program; or Completion of one semester of Nursing School Clinical's from an accredited Nursing School Program Or Completion of EMT program; or Completion of medical assistant program or One (1) year of medical assistant work experience within the last three (3) years; or One (1) year of care partner or equivalent work experience within the last three (3) years; or One (1) year of military corpsman experience within the last three (3) years AHA BLS HCP Certification or equivalent Preferred Acute care experience as a nursing assistant or aide experience
Sep 14, 2019
VCU Health System Richmond, VA, USA
VCU Health System's Post Anesthesia Care Unit is seeking a Full-Time Care Partner. The care partner provides direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and the plan of care under the direction of the RN or licensed independent practitioner. Responsibilities To provide direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and the plan of care under the direction of the RN or licensed independent practitioner. Functions under direction of a licensed independent practitioner, manager and/or RN in providing patient care, emotional support, and problem solving; all in accordance with hospital, nursing and unit policy/procedure. Job duties may include the handling, transportation, access to and/or contact with medications and related supplies. Qualifications Required Completion of state recognized CNA program; or Completion of one semester of Nursing School Clinical's from an accredited Nursing School Program Or Completion of EMT program; or Completion of medical assistant program or One (1) year of medical assistant work experience within the last three (3) years; or One (1) year of care partner or equivalent work experience within the last three (3) years; or One (1) year of military corpsman experience within the last three (3) years AHA BLS HCP Certification or equivalent Preferred Acute care experience as a nursing assistant or aide experience
Sep 14, 2019
VCU Health System Richmond, VA, USA
VCU Health System's Epilepsy Monitoring is seeking a Full-Time Care Partner. The care partner will serve to monitor patients through video and provide direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and the plan of care under the direction of the RN or licensed independent practitioner. Responsibilities To provide direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and the plan of care under the direction of the RN or licensed independent practitioner. Functions under direction of a licensed independent practitioner, manager and/or RN in providing patient care, emotional support, and problem solving; all in accordance with hospital, nursing and unit policy/procedure. Job duties may include the handling, transportation, access to and/or contact with medications and related supplies. Qualifications Required Completion of state recognized CNA program; or Completion of one semester of Nursing School Clinical's from an accredited Nursing School Program Or Completion of EMT program; or Completion of medical assistant program or One (1) year of medical assistant work experience within the last three (3) years; or One (1) year of care partner or equivalent work experience within the last three (3) years; or One (1) year of military corpsman experience within the last three (3) years AHA BLS HCP Certification or equivalent Preferred Acute care experience as a nursing assistant or aide experience
Sep 13, 2019
VCU Health System Richmond, VA, USA
VCU Health System-Children's Hospital of Richmond (CHoR), Brook Road Campus, Sub – Acute Unit is seeking a part time LPN – Long Term Care. Under the direction of an RN, provides individual and family-centered nursing care and treatment to pediatric, elderly, acutely ill, or injured residents. Integrates technical skills and theoretical knowledge to meet the individual needs of residents and families. 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 assume leadership responsibilities at the unit level. Delivers and accurately documents direct, age-specific care to a resident or group of residents based on medical orders and an integrated, multidisciplinary plan of care. Safely administers prescribed medications, identifying incompatibilities and/or interactions. ResponsibilitiesFollows documented physician/licensed independent provider orders, standards, and practice guidelines such as treatments and organizes work to carry out assignments.Stays to residents' condition and brings concerns to the attention of the RN immediately.Licensed Practical Nurses may work all three shifts, weekends and holidays depending on work location. Individual shift rotation and schedules will be established by specific Nurse Manager/Practice Manager. Schedules, including shift rotation requirements and hours of work, may be adjusted as necessary to meet unit requirements and/or as needed. Qualifications RequiredGraduate from a Board of Nursing approved School of Practical NursingCurrent LPN Licensure in VirginiaAHA BLS Certification or equivalent PreferredExperience in a long term care setting such as a nursing facility (NF), skilled nursing facility (SNF), or assisted living (AL).
Sep 13, 2019
VCU Health System Richmond, VA, USA
VCU Health System's Emergency Aviation is seeking a full time Nurse – Flight. VCU Health's air medical transport system has served the region and the Commonwealth of Virginia. Accredited by Commission on Accreditation for Medical Transport Services (CAMTS). Licensed by the Virginia Department of Health's Office of Emergency Medical Services. Operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Response area includes the majority of Virginia, eastern North Carolina and surrounding areas. VCU Health air medical transports provide rapid access to definitive services for adult and pediatric populations – including acutely ill and injured cardiac, neuro, trauma, pediatric and medical patient populations. Aircraft is equipped with state-of-the-art patient monitoring, ventilator, video laryngoscope and other technology to support care of critical patients during transport. Position location: 23301 Airport Road, Petersburg, VA 23803 Responsibilities Understand TJC and VCUHS standards, policies and procedures. Understand the LifeEvac Standards of Care and policies. Document patient care effectively. Function under direct and indirect medical control in hospital and pre-hospital setting. Required to work weekends and some holidays. Rotating Shifts. Qualifications Required Current RN licensure in Virginia or eligible Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification (ACLS) Current Pediatric Advanced Life Support Certification (PALS) Current Trauma Nursing Course Certification (TNCC) or equivalent Current Basic Trauma Life Support Certification (BTLS) or Pre-hospital Trauma Life Support Certification (PHLTS) or equivalent Weight Restriction: maximum individual weight must be equal to or less than 235 lbs. in street clothes Achieve and maintain a certification in Nursing (CFRN and or CCRN) Achieve and maintain a certification in Transport Provider Advanced Transport Course (TPATC) Achieve and maintain a certification in Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) Achieve and maintain the minimal of the Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Certification Minimum of five (5) years of current experience as a Registered Nurse. A minimum of (2) years as a Registered Nurse in an intensive care setting and/or previous flight Registered Nurse experience; or Four (4) years of flight Paramedic experience; a minimum of 2,000 hours as a Registered Nurse in an intensive care setting and two (2) years additional Registered Nurse experience Previous experience in use of specific equipment used for patient care (e.g. monitor, infusion pumps, etc.) Preferred Completion of a Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing from an accredited program Certification in specialty; completion of a Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing from an accredited program Experience with language skills appropriate for the setting (i.e. able to interpret flight-related reports, health-related documents, business reports) Academic healthcare experience Previous experience in pre-hospital trauma care Selected applicants will be slotted into appropriate levels for this position based on their experience and qualifications.
Sep 13, 2019
VCU Health System Richmond, VA, USA
****SIGN-ON BONUS AVAILABLE FOR ELIGIBLE CANDIDATES**** VCU Health System's Operating Room is seeking a full time Clinical Nurse. The VCU Health Clinical Nurse practices within the boundaries of the Commonwealth of Virginia regulations governing nursing. Practice is also guided by the ANA Code of Ethics for Nursing and established national nursing practice standards, as well as all VCU Health policies and procedures.ResponsibilitiesIntegrates 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. *Completion of a Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing from an accredited program within 5 years of hire, if not currently BSN-prepared or higher, will be a requirement for continued employment. *Completion of our accredited Nurse Residency Program will be a requirement for all new graduate nurse hires. This program provides transitional support during the first year of practice by fostering comprehensive, individualized preceptorships and guiding all new graduates along the journey towards successful promotion to Clinical Nurse II within the Professional Advancement Program (PAP) at VCU Health.Qualifications Required Graduate of, or pending graduation from, an accredited RN nursing program. Current RN licensure in Virginia or compact state, or eligible for licensure. All selected new graduate applicants must take and pass NCLEX within 90 days of graduation date. Preferred Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing from an accredited RN nursing program. Academic Medical Center experience as a registered nurse. Registered nurse experience with similar patient population in either an acute care setting or as applicable to area of desired practice. AHA BLS HCP Certification or equivalent.**This unit strongly prefers Operating Room Registered Nurse experience. If interested in the OR and you have under 1 year of Operating Room Registered Nurse experience, please look to apply to the OR Internship Program, which will be posted periodically throughout the year. ** Selected applicants will be slotted into appropriate levels for this position based on their experience and qualifications.
Sep 13, 2019
VCU Health System Richmond, VA, USA
****SIGN-ON BONUS AVAILABLE FOR ELIGIBLE CANDIDATES**** VCU Health System's Operating Room is seeking a part time Clinical Nurse. The VCU Health Clinical Nurse practices within the boundaries of the Commonwealth of Virginia regulations governing nursing. Practice is also guided by the ANA Code of Ethics for Nursing and established national nursing practice standards, as well as all VCU Health policies and procedures.ResponsibilitiesIntegrates 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. *Completion of a Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing from an accredited program within 5 years of hire, if not currently BSN-prepared or higher, will be a requirement for continued employment. *Completion of our accredited Nurse Residency Program will be a requirement for all new graduate nurse hires. This program provides transitional support during the first year of practice by fostering comprehensive, individualized preceptorships and guiding all new graduates along the journey towards successful promotion to Clinical Nurse II within the Professional Advancement Program (PAP) at VCU Health.Qualifications Required Graduate of, or pending graduation from, an accredited RN nursing program. Current RN licensure in Virginia or compact state, or eligible for licensure. All selected new graduate applicants must take and pass NCLEX within 90 days of graduation date. Preferred Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing from an accredited RN nursing program. Academic Medical Center experience as a registered nurse. Registered nurse experience with similar patient population in either an acute care setting or as applicable to area of desired practice. AHA BLS HCP Certification or equivalent.**This unit strongly prefers Operating Room Registered Nurse experience. If interested in the OR and you have under 1 year of Operating Room Registered Nurse experience, please look to apply to the OR Internship Program, which will be posted periodically throughout the year. ** Selected applicants will be slotted into appropriate levels for this position based on their experience and qualifications.
Sep 13, 2019
VCU Health System Richmond, VA, USA
VCU Health System's Comprehensive Medicine Unit is seeking a Full-Time Care Partner. The care partner provides direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and the plan of care under the direction of the RN or licensed independent practitioner. Responsibilities To provide direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and the plan of care under the direction of the RN or licensed independent practitioner. Functions under direction of a licensed independent practitioner, manager and/or RN in providing patient care, emotional support, and problem solving; all in accordance with hospital, nursing and unit policy/procedure. Job duties may include the handling, transportation, access to and/or contact with medications and related supplies. Qualifications Required Completion of state recognized CNA program; or Completion of one semester of Nursing School Clinical's from an accredited Nursing School Program Or Completion of EMT program; or Completion of medical assistant program or One (1) year of medical assistant work experience within the last three (3) years; or One (1) year of care partner or equivalent work experience within the last three (3) years; or One (1) year of military corpsman experience within the last three (3) years AHA BLS HCP Certification or equivalent Preferred Acute care experience as a nursing assistant or aide experience
Sep 13, 2019