Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center

Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center is a 70-bed acute care, non-profit facility with a medical staff of more than 150 physicians, representing nearly 30 specialties. Our team also includes highly skilled nurses, lab technicians, support personnel and others who are committed to our mission to help our community achieve and maintain optimal health by providing the right care, at the right time, at the right place. As an affiliate of the University of Virginia Health System, Culpeper Medical Center has access to the expertise, technology and resources of a nationally recognized academic medical center, while maintaining the attentive, intimate setting of a community hospital.

We’re located in the beautiful Piedmont area of Virginia, at the eastern foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and nestled within the Rappahannock River Basin. Culpeper offers its residents and visitors an environment rich in natural beauty and fascinating history. Our community offers a strong economic base and a healthy mix of business, industry, tourism and agriculture making it a great place to live, work and play. One to two hours from Washington DC, Charlottesville, Richmond and Fredericksburg.

Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center Culpeper, VA 22701, USA
POSITION OVERVIEW The Certified Nursing Assistant performs direct and indirect patient care of the neonate, child, adolescent, adult and geriatric patient as directed by their supervisor. Provides patient care support, maintenance of nursing unit, housekeeping, dietary tasks, and patient requests. Provides transportation and ensures safety of patients throughout hospital transports. Some of the major job functions include but are not limited to: Obtain vital signs on the Adult and Pediatric Patient Performs EKG’s and blood glucose measurements as directed Assists patients with mobility using SPH equipment when necessary. Assist patients with meals, nourishment, personal hygiene and mobility Transport patients to other hospital departments Keep patient care areas and equipment clean Welcome patients/families upon admission, assists with orienting patients in use of call light, television and bed functions, obtains standing admission height and weight, provides patients with information regarding hospital policy and smoking, valuables and unit routines Answer patient call lights Maintains patient comfort, privacy and safety Assists with housekeeping and dietary task as assigned by direct supervision Performs duties as indicated in performance standards Documents per unit and hospital policy Maintains annual AHA BLS Healthcare Providers certification, safety and infection control inservices in addition to educational contact hours to meet requirements EXEMPTION STATUS Non-exempt REQUIREMENTS Education: High School Diploma or GED preferred Experience: Previous health care experience preferred Knowledge, skills and abilities required: Ability to communicate verbally and in written form Licensure/Certification: CPR required, Certified in AHA BLS Healthcare Providers within 6 months State Certification from Virginia Board of Nursing
Jul 16, 2019
Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center Culpeper, VA 22701, USA
POSITION OVERVIEW The Registered Nurse assesses the health needs of the adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients with knowledge and skill, and develops and implements plans to meet these needs. The RN also evaluates outcomes as they reflect the established goals. Also assesses additional role of leader educator and consultant, and coordinates daily patient care as provided by all departments. Some of the major job functions include but are not limited to: Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates patient care for groups of patients of varying ages Participates in educational activities for self, staff and unit development Utilizes communication skills with staff, other health care team members and patients Maintains yearly AHA BLS Healthcare Providers certification, unit specific certifications, safety and infection in-services, plus adequate contact hours to meet RN requirements Follows safety and infection control policies and procedures Follows hospital and department policies and procedures Other job duties as assigned Ability to safely and effectively care for all patient population which presents to the Emergency Department. EXEMPTION STATUS Non-exempt REQUIREMENTS Education: Completion of a nursing program approved by the State Board of Nursing Experience: 2 years experience in acute care setting preferred Knowledge, skills and abilities required: Ability to perform basic nursing skills on groups of patients and ability to assume charge responsibility Ability to multitask and prioritize quickly Ability to administer medication utilizing the five rights Ability to communicate verbally and in written form Basic computer knowledge Licensures/Credentials: Registered Nurse with a current licensure in the Commonwealth of Virginia or current licensure in a compact state with multistate privileges recognized by the Commonwealth of Virginia Certified in AHA BLS Healthcare Providers upon hire, AHA ACLS & AHA PALS within six months of hire preferred; within 1 year required.
Jul 16, 2019
Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center Culpeper, VA 22701, USA
POSITION OVERVIEWThe Certified Nursing Assistant performs direct and indirect patient care of the neonate, child, adolescent, adult and geriatric patient as directed by their supervisor. Provides patient care support, maintenance of nursing unit, housekeeping, dietary tasks, and patient requests. Provides transportation and ensures safety of patients throughout hospital transports. Some of the major job functions include but are not limited to:Obtain vital signs on the Adult and Pediatric PatientPerforms EKG’s and blood glucose measurements as directedAssists patients with mobility using SPH equipment when necessary.Assist patients with meals, nourishment, personal hygiene and mobilityTransport patients to other hospital departmentsKeep patient care areas and equipment cleanWelcome patients/families upon admission, assists with orienting patients in use of call light, television and bed functions, obtains standing admission height and weight, provides patients with information regarding hospital policy and smoking, valuables and unit routinesAnswer patient call lightsMaintains patient comfort, privacy and safetyAssists with housekeeping and dietary task as assigned by direct supervisionPerforms duties as indicated in performance standardsDocuments per unit and hospital policyMaintains annual AHA BLS Healthcare Providers certification, safety and infection control inservices in addition to educational contact hours to meet requirementsEXEMPTION STATUSNon-exemptREQUIREMENTSEducation:High School Diploma or GED preferredExperience:Previous health care experience preferredKnowledge, skills and abilities required:Ability to communicate verbally and in written formLicensure/Certification:CPR required, Certified in AHA BLS Healthcare Providers within 6 monthsState Certification from Virginia Board of Nursing
Jul 16, 2019
Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center Culpeper, VA 22701, USA
POSITION OVERVIEW The Registered Nurse assesses the health needs of the adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients with knowledge and skill, and develops and implements plans to meet these needs. The RN also evaluates outcomes as they reflect the established goals. Also assesses additional role of leader educator and consultant, and coordinates daily patient care as provided by all departments. Some of the major job functions include but are not limited to: Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates patient care for groups of patients of varying ages Participates in educational activities for self, staff and unit development Utilizes communication skills with staff, other health care team members and patients Maintains yearly AHA BLS Healthcare Providers certification, unit specific certifications, safety and infection in-services, plus adequate contact hours to meet RN requirements Follows safety and infection control policies and procedures Follows hospital and department policies and procedures Other job duties as assigned EXEMPTION STATUS Non-exempt REQUIREMENTS Education: Completion of a nursing program approved by the State Board of Nursing Experience: 2 years experience in acute care setting preferred Knowledge, skills and abilities required: Ability to perform basic nursing skills on groups of patients and ability to assume charge responsibility Ability to multitask and prioritize quickly Ability to administer medication utilizing the five rights Ability to communicate verbally and in written form Basic computer knowledge Licensures/Credentials: Registered Nurse with a current licensure in the Commonwealth of Virginia or current licensure in a compact state with multistate privileges recognized by the Commonwealth of Virginia Certified in AHA BLS Healthcare Providers upon hire, AHA ACLS and AHA PALS within 6 months of hire preferred; within one year required, AHA PEARS recommended
Jul 16, 2019
Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center Culpeper, VA 22701, USA
POSITION OVERVIEW The Registered Nurse assesses the health needs of the adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients with knowledge and skill, and develops and implements plans to meet these needs. The RN also evaluates outcomes as they reflect the established goals. Also assesses additional role of leader educator and consultant, and coordinates daily patient care as provided by all departments. Some of the major job functions include but are not limited to: Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates patient care for groups of patients of varying ages Participates in educational activities for self, staff and unit development Utilizes communication skills with staff, other health care team members and patients Maintains yearly AHA BLS Healthcare Providers certification, unit specific certifications, safety and infection in-services, plus adequate contact hours to meet RN requirements Follows safety and infection control policies and procedures Follows hospital and department policies and procedures Other job duties as assigned Prepares and maintains operating room for all surgical procedures Establishes and utilizes a checklist to monitor the physical plan of the operating room and equipment for conformity to all national standards for ensuring safety for the patient and personnel. Assembles the type and quantity of material and special equipment needed for daily procedures and possible emergencies. Circulates and scrubs for surgical procedures Discusses operative procedures with patients and informs them of what to expect during surgery Directs and instructs personnel in preparing, sterilizing, and caring for operating room equipment and supplies. Maintains concise and complete records and reports EXEMPTION STATUS Non-exempt REQUIREMENTS Education: Completion of a nursing program approved by the State Board of Nursing Experience: Minimum 2 years in the OR or graduate/current enrollment of peri-op 101. Knowledge, skills and abilities required: Ability to perform basic nursing skills on groups of patients and ability to assume charge responsibility Ability to multitask and prioritize quickly Ability to administer medication utilizing the five rights Ability to communicate verbally and in written form Basic computer knowledge Licensures/Credentials: Registered Nurse with a current licensure in the Commonwealth of Virginia or current licensure in a compact state with multistate privileges recognized by the Commonwealth of Virginia Certified in AHA Healthcare Provider BLS AHA ACLS preferred
Jul 16, 2019
Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center Culpeper, VA 22701, USA
POSITION OVERVIEW The Registered Nurse assesses the health needs of the adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients with knowledge and skill, and develops and implements plans to meet these needs. The RN also evaluates outcomes as they reflect the established goals. Also assesses additional role of leader educator and consultant, and coordinates daily patient care as provided by all departments. Some of the major job functions include but are not limited to: Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates patient care for groups of patients of varying ages Participates in educational activities for self, staff and unit development Utilizes communication skills with staff, other health care team members and patients Maintains yearly AHA BLS Healthcare Providers certification, unit specific certifications, safety and infection in-services, plus adequate contact hours to meet RN requirements Follows safety and infection control policies and procedures Follows hospital and department policies and procedures Other job duties as assigned Prepares and maintains operating room for all surgical procedures Establishes and utilizes a checklist to monitor the physical plan of the operating room and equipment for conformity to all national standards for ensuring safety for the patient and personnel. Assembles the type and quantity of material and special equipment needed for daily procedures and possible emergencies. Circulates and scrubs for surgical procedures Discusses operative procedures with patients and informs them of what to expect during surgery Directs and instructs personnel in preparing, sterilizing, and caring for operating room equipment and supplies. Maintains concise and complete records and reports EXEMPTION STATUS Non-exempt REQUIREMENTS Education: Completion of a nursing program approved by the State Board of Nursing Experience: Minimum 2 years in the OR or graduate/current enrollment of peri-op 101. Knowledge, skills and abilities required: Ability to perform basic nursing skills on groups of patients and ability to assume charge responsibility Ability to multitask and prioritize quickly Ability to administer medication utilizing the five rights Ability to communicate verbally and in written form Basic computer knowledge Licensures/Credentials: Registered Nurse with a current licensure in the Commonwealth of Virginia or current licensure in a compact state with multistate privileges recognized by the Commonwealth of Virginia Certified in AHA Healthcare Provider BLS AHA ACLS preferred
Jul 16, 2019
Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center Culpeper, VA 22701, USA
POSITION OVERVIEW The Registered Nurse assesses the health needs of the adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients with knowledge and skill, and develops and implements plans to meet these needs. The RN also evaluates outcomes as they reflect the established goals. Also assesses additional role of leader educator and consultant, and coordinates daily patient care as provided by all departments. Some of the major job functions include but are not limited to: Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates patient care for groups of patients of varying ages Participates in educational activities for self, staff and unit development Utilizes communication skills with staff, other health care team members and patients Maintains yearly AHA BLS Healthcare Providers certification, unit specific certifications, safety and infection in-services, plus adequate contact hours to meet RN requirements Follows safety and infection control policies and procedures Follows hospital and department policies and procedures Other job duties as assigned Prepares and maintains operating room for all surgical procedures Establishes and utilizes a checklist to monitor the physical plan of the operating room and equipment for conformity to all national standards for ensuring safety for the patient and personnel. Assembles the type and quantity of material and special equipment needed for daily procedures and possible emergencies. Circulates and scrubs for surgical procedures Discusses operative procedures with patients and informs them of what to expect during surgery Directs and instructs personnel in preparing, sterilizing, and caring for operating room equipment and supplies. Maintains concise and complete records and reports EXEMPTION STATUS Non-exempt REQUIREMENTS Education: Completion of a nursing program approved by the State Board of Nursing Experience: Minimum 2 years in the OR or graduate/current enrollment of peri-op 101. Knowledge, skills and abilities required: Ability to perform basic nursing skills on groups of patients and ability to assume charge responsibility Ability to multitask and prioritize quickly Ability to administer medication utilizing the five rights Ability to communicate verbally and in written form Basic computer knowledge Licensures/Credentials: Registered Nurse with a current licensure in the Commonwealth of Virginia or current licensure in a compact state with multistate privileges recognized by the Commonwealth of Virginia Certified in AHA Healthcare Provider BLS AHA ACLS preferred
Jul 16, 2019
Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center Culpeper, VA 22701, USA
POSITION OVERVIEW The Registered Nurse assesses the health needs of the adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients with knowledge and skill, and develops and implements plans to meet these needs. The RN also evaluates outcomes as they reflect the established goals. Also assesses additional role of leader educator and consultant, and coordinates daily patient care as provided by all departments. Some of the major job functions include but are not limited to: Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates patient care for groups of patients of varying ages Participates in educational activities for self, staff and unit development Utilizes communication skills with staff, other health care team members and patients Maintains yearly AHA BLS Healthcare Providers certification, unit specific certifications, safety and infection in-services, plus adequate contact hours to meet RN requirements Follows safety and infection control policies and procedures Follows hospital and department policies and procedures Other job duties as assigned EXEMPTION STATUS Non-exempt REQUIREMENTS Education: Completion of a nursing program approved by the State Board of Nursing Experience: 1 year current labor & delivery experience preferred New Nursing graduates may be accepted but may not be considered the 2nd nurse for at least SIX months after successful completion of orientation. Must complete a clinical competence validation Knowledge, skills and abilities required: Ability to perform basic nursing skills on groups of patients and ability to assume charge responsibility Ability to multitask and prioritize quickly Ability to administer medication utilizing the five rights Ability to communicate verbally and in written form Basic computer knowledge Licensures/Credentials: Registered Nurse with a current licensure in the Commonwealth of Virginia or current licensure in a compact state with multistate privileges recognized by the Commonwealth of Virginia Certified in AHA BLS Healthcare Providers, and NRP on hire, within 6 months of hire if new to specialty. Basic Fetal Monitoring within 6 months of hire. NCC Certification in In-Patient Obstetrics preferred.
Jul 16, 2019
Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center Culpeper, VA 22701, USA
POSITION OVERVIEW The Registered Nurse assesses the health needs of the adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients with knowledge and skill, and develops and implements plans to meet these needs. The RN also evaluates outcomes as they reflect the established goals. Also assesses additional role of leader educator and consultant, and coordinates daily patient care as provided by all departments. Some of the major job functions include but are not limited to: Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates patient care for groups of patients of varying ages Participates in educational activities for self, staff and unit development Utilizes communication skills with staff, other health care team members and patients Maintains yearly AHA BLS Healthcare Providers certification, unit specific certifications, safety and infection in-services, plus adequate contact hours to meet RN requirements Follows safety and infection control policies and procedures Follows hospital and department policies and procedures Other job duties as assigned EXEMPTION STATUS Non-exempt REQUIREMENTS Education: Completion of a nursing program approved by the State Board of Nursing Experience: 2 years experience in acute care setting preferred Knowledge, skills and abilities required: Ability to perform basic nursing skills on groups of patients and ability to assume charge responsibility Ability to multitask and prioritize quickly Ability to administer medication utilizing the five rights Ability to communicate verbally and in written form Basic computer knowledge Licensures/Credentials: Registered Nurse with a current licensure in the Commonwealth of Virginia or current licensure in a compact state with multistate privileges recognized by the Commonwealth of Virginia Certified in AHA Healthcare Provider BLS
Jul 16, 2019
Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center Culpeper, VA 22701, USA
POSITION OVERVIEW The Registered Nurse assesses the health needs of the adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients with knowledge and skill, and develops and implements plans to meet these needs. The RN also evaluates outcomes as they reflect the established goals. Also assesses additional role of leader educator and consultant, and coordinates daily patient care as provided by all departments. Some of the major job functions include but are not limited to: Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates patient care for groups of patients of varying ages Participates in educational activities for self, staff and unit development Utilizes communication skills with staff, other health care team members and patients Maintains yearly AHA BLS Healthcare Providers certification, unit specific certifications, safety and infection in-services, plus adequate contact hours to meet RN requirements Follows safety and infection control policies and procedures Follows hospital and department policies and procedures Other job duties as assigned EXEMPTION STATUS Non-exempt REQUIREMENTS Education: Completion of a nursing program approved by the State Board of Nursing Experience: 2 years experience in acute care setting preferred Knowledge, skills and abilities required: Ability to perform basic nursing skills on groups of patients and ability to assume charge responsibility Ability to multitask and prioritize quickly Ability to administer medication utilizing the five rights Ability to communicate verbally and in written form Basic computer knowledge Licensures/Credentials: Registered Nurse with a current licensure in the Commonwealth of Virginia or current licensure in a compact state with multistate privileges recognized by the Commonwealth of Virginia Certified in AHA BLS Healthcare Providers and ACLS on hire, within 6 months if new to specialty
Jul 16, 2019
Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center Culpeper, VA 22701, USA
POSITION OVERVIEW The Registered Nurse assesses the health needs of the adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients with knowledge and skill, and develops and implements plans to meet these needs. The RN also evaluates outcomes as they reflect the established goals. Also assesses additional role of leader educator and consultant, and coordinates daily patient care as provided by all departments. Some of the major job functions include but are not limited to: Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates patient care for groups of patients of varying ages Participates in educational activities for self, staff and unit development Utilizes communication skills with staff, other health care team members and patients Maintains yearly AHA BLS Healthcare Providers certification, unit specific certifications, safety and infection in-services, plus adequate contact hours to meet RN requirements Follows safety and infection control policies and procedures Follows hospital and department policies and procedures Other job duties as assigned EXEMPTION STATUS Non-exempt REQUIREMENTS Education: Completion of a nursing program approved by the State Board of Nursing Experience: 2 years experience in acute care setting preferred Knowledge, skills and abilities required: Ability to perform basic nursing skills on groups of patients and ability to assume charge responsibility Ability to multitask and prioritize quickly Ability to administer medication utilizing the five rights Ability to communicate verbally and in written form Basic computer knowledge Licensures/Credentials: Registered Nurse with a current licensure in the Commonwealth of Virginia or current licensure in a compact state with multistate privileges recognized by the Commonwealth of Virginia Certified in AHA Healthcare Provider BLS
Jul 16, 2019
LPN
Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center Culpeper, VA 22701, USA
POSITION OVERVIEW The Licensed Practical Nurse assesses the health needs of the neonate, infant, child, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients, develops and implements plans to meet the needs under the supervision of a RN. Some of the major job functions include but are not limited to: Assessing, planning, implementation and evaluation of patient care for the adult and neonate under the supervision of an RN. Maintain and improve the health and well-being of the communities we serve. Provide accessible, high quality health care services through the efficient use of resources. Comprehensive services are chosen with the needs and best care, competence, compassion and courtesy. EXEMPTION STATUS Non-Exempt REQUIREMENTS Education: Completion of a nursing program as approved by the State Board of Nursing Experience: Six months experience in area of specialty Knowledge, skills and abilities required: Ability to perform basic nursing skills on various patient populations per unit policy Ability to multitask and prioritize quickly Ability to administer medication utilizing the five rights Ability to communicate verbally and in written form Ability to work on another unit Basic computer knowledge Licensure/Certification License Practical Nurse with a current licensure in Commonwealth of Virginia Certified in AHA BLS Healthcare Providers required NRP certification required within 6 months of hire, if applicable to your department Basic Fetal Monitoring required within 6 months of hire, if applicable to your department
Jul 16, 2019
Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center Culpeper, VA 22701, USA
POSITION OVERVIEW The Registered Nurse assesses the health needs of the adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients with knowledge and skill, and develops and implements plans to meet these needs. The RN also evaluates outcomes as they reflect the established goals. Also assesses additional role of leader educator and consultant, and coordinates daily patient care as provided by all departments. Some of the major job functions include but are not limited to: Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates patient care for groups of patients of varying ages Participates in educational activities for self, staff and unit development Utilizes communication skills with staff, other health care team members and patients Maintains yearly AHA BLS Healthcare Providers certification, unit specific certifications, safety and infection in-services, plus adequate contact hours to meet RN requirements Follows safety and infection control policies and procedures Follows hospital and department policies and procedures Other job duties as assigned EXEMPTION STATUS Non-exempt REQUIREMENTS Education: Completion of a nursing program approved by the State Board of Nursing Experience: 2 years experience in acute care setting preferred Knowledge, skills and abilities required: Ability to perform basic nursing skills on groups of patients and ability to assume charge responsibility Ability to multitask and prioritize quickly Ability to administer medication utilizing the five rights Ability to communicate verbally and in written form Basic computer knowledge Licensures/Credentials: Registered Nurse with a current licensure in the Commonwealth of Virginia or current licensure in a compact state with multistate privileges recognized by the Commonwealth of Virginia Certified in AHA BLS Healthcare Providers upon hire, AHA ACLS and AHA PALS within 6 months of hire preferred; within one year required, AHA PEARS recommended
Jul 16, 2019
Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center Culpeper, VA 22701, USA
POSITION OVERVIEW The Registered Nurse assesses the health needs of the adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients with knowledge and skill, and develops and implements plans to meet these needs. The RN also evaluates outcomes as they reflect the established goals. Also assesses additional role of leader educator and consultant, and coordinates daily patient care as provided by all departments. Some of the major job functions include but are not limited to: Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates patient care for groups of patients of varying ages Participates in educational activities for self, staff and unit development Utilizes communication skills with staff, other health care team members and patients Maintains yearly AHA BLS Healthcare Providers certification, unit specific certifications, safety and infection in-services, plus adequate contact hours to meet RN requirements Follows safety and infection control policies and procedures Follows hospital and department policies and procedures Other job duties as assigned EXEMPTION STATUS Non-exempt REQUIREMENTS Education: Completion of a nursing program approved by the State Board of Nursing Experience: 2 years experience in acute care setting preferred Knowledge, skills and abilities required: Ability to perform basic nursing skills on groups of patients and ability to assume charge responsibility Ability to multitask and prioritize quickly Ability to administer medication utilizing the five rights Ability to communicate verbally and in written form Basic computer knowledge Licensures/Credentials: Registered Nurse with a current licensure in the Commonwealth of Virginia or current licensure in a compact state with multistate privileges recognized by the Commonwealth of Virginia Certified in AHA BLS Healthcare Providers and ACLS on hire, within 6 months if new to specialty
Jul 16, 2019
Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center Culpeper, VA 22701, USA
POSITION OVERVIEW The Clinical Unit Leader provides coordination of direct and indirect patient care in the unit setting. She/he is responsible for shift or program specific operations of the department for the provision of effective patient care. She/he provides care that reflects initiative, flexibility and responsibility indicative of professional expectation with minimal supervision. The Clinical Unit Leader incorporates a higher level of skill and knowledge to perform and role model direct and indirect patient care of the neonate, child, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patient through assessment of health needs, development and implementation of the plan of care, and ability to evaluate outcomes. She/he consistently demonstrates a positive attitude, accountability, confidence, critical thinking, fairness, and flexibility. She/he also assists in staff supervision and patient care management for the department. Supports the department manager in accomplishing program goals and outcomes and sustaining a state of continual regulatory readiness. In addition, the Clinical Unit Leader is visible, present, and available to staff in providing mentoring, teaching, and support. Some of the major job functions include but are not limited to: Determines priorities of care based on physical and psychosocial needs, as well as factors influencing patient flow through the system. Evaluates patient progress toward desired outcomes and takes corrective action to promote effective patient care and in meeting Quality indicators. Participates in MD rounds. Is able to respond quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment Models and exemplifies the facilities core values. Assists the Nurse Manager with yearly employee evaluations and ongoing evaluations. Assists the Nurse Manager with monitoring and improving patient and employee satisfaction scores. Facilitates Huddles and holds staff accountable to topics presented. Supports institutional and unit goals. Promotes staff development and employee engagement Serves as clinical/operational resource and mentor to staff. Engaged in developing and mentoring staff, new grads and orientees. Serves as a clinical knowledge expert. Maintains daily schedule, time and attendance. Promotes a shared governance model on the unit. Assists the nurse manager with staffing and scheduling. Seeks out opportunities for own professional growth. EXEMPTION STATUS Non-exempt REQUIREMENTS Education: Completion of a nursing program approved by the State Board of Nursing Bachelors in Nursing Preferred Experience: 2 years experience in acute care setting or specialized unit preferred Knowledge, skills and abilities required: Ability to perform basic nursing skills on groups of patients and ability to assume charge responsibility Ability to multitask and prioritize quickly Ability to administer medication utilizing the five rights Ability to communicate verbally and in written form Basic computer knowledge Licensure/Certification: Registered Nurse with a current licensure in the Commonwealth of Virginia Certification in specialized area preferred
Jul 16, 2019
RN
Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center Culpeper, VA 22701, USA
POSITION OVERVIEW The Registered Nurse assesses the health needs of the adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients with knowledge and skill, and develops and implements plans to meet these needs. The RN also evaluates outcomes as they reflect the established goals. Also assesses additional role of leader educator and consultant, and coordinates daily patient care as provided by all departments. Some of the major job functions include but are not limited to: Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates patient care for groups of patients of varying ages Participates in educational activities for self, staff and unit development Utilizes communication skills with staff, other health care team members and patients Maintains yearly CPR certification, safety and infection in-services, plus adequate contact hours to meet RN requirements Follows safety and infection control policies and procedures Follows hospital and department policies and procedures Other job duties as assigned Prepares and maintains operating room for all surgical procedures Establishes and utilizes a checklist to monitor the physical plan of the operating room and equipment for conformity to all national standards for ensuring safety for the patient and personnel. Assembles the type and quantity of material and special equipment needed for daily procedures and possible emergencies. Circulates and scrubs for surgical procedures Discusses operative procedures with patients and informs them of what to expect during surgery. Directs and instructs personnel in preparing, sterlizing, and caring for operating room equipment and supplies. Maintains concise and complete records and reports REQUIREMENTS Education: Completion of a nursing program approved by the State Board of Nursing Experience: Minimum 2 years in the OR or graduate of peri-op 101. Knowledge, skills and abilities required: Ability to perform basic nursing skills on groups of patients and ability to assume charge responsibility Ability to multitask and prioritize quickly Ability to administer medication utilizing the five rights Ability to communicate verbally and in written form Basic computer knowledge Ability to work on another unit Credentials: Registered Nurse with a current licensure in the Commonwealth of Virginia Certified in Healthcare Provider BLS ACLS
Jul 16, 2019
Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center Culpeper, VA 22701, USA
POSITION OVERVIEW The Emergency Department Technician Paramedic is to assist with patient care ranging from minor injury and illness to initiating advanced life support measures within the scope of practice under the direct supervision of the registered nurse and MD. Integral member of the Emergency Department performing specific technical tasks as outlined on the technician’s skills competency check list Accurately documents care provided in patient medical record Assists with in-hospital patient transports If certification level appropriate and interested, cross-trains to Ambulance Transport Assists with secretarial duties Stocks patient supplies and assists with inventory Monitors equipment to ensure working order and cleanliness. Enters work orders for broken equipment Cleans patient rooms and equipment between patients Perform IV/IO access Operate mechanical IV Pumps Operate Defibrillator to include cardioversion and cardiac pacing Advanced ED Technician Program Management of non-displaced gastrostomy tube Invasive hemodynamic monitoring NG/OG placement Administer ACLS and PALS medications Other medications ordered by MD per REMS protocol Other duties as assigned under scope of practice of Virginia as a Paramedic Advanced ED Technician Program will begin during 2017 calendar year. Staff will not be evaluated on skills listed under Advanced ED Technician Program during current evaluation period EXEMPTION STATUS Non-exempt REQUIREMENTS Education: High School Diploma or GED preferred. Experience: EMTs - 1 year of current documented field experience or one year current healthcare experience Knowledge, skills and abilities required: Basic patient assessment skills including primary survey Basic knowledge of primary interventions Demonstrated effective communication skills High level of compassion, desire to help others, and self-confidence Basic computer knowledge with demonstrated administrative skills Licensure/Certification: EMT-P AHA BLS Healthcare Providers, AHA ACLS and AHA PALS required
Jul 13, 2019
Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center Culpeper, VA 22701, USA
POSITION OVERVIEW The Emergency Department Technician assist with patient care ranging from minor injury and illness to initiating advanced life support measures within the scope of service under the direct supervision of the registered nurse Integral member of the Emergency Department performing specific technical tasks as outlined on the technician’s skills competency check list Accurately documents care provided in patient medical record Assists with in-hospital patient transports If certification level appropriate, cross-trains to Ambulance Transport Assists with secretarial duties Stocks patient supplies and assists with inventory Monitors equipment to ensure working order and cleanliness. Enters work orders for broken equipment Cleans patient rooms and equipment between patients Other Duties as assigned EXEMPTION STATUS Non-exempt REQUIREMENTS Education: High School Diploma or GED preferred. Experience: EMTs - 1 year of current documented field experience or one year current healthcare experience preferred Nursing Students in final year of nursing school Knowledge, skills and abilities required: Basic patient assessment skills including primary survey Basic knowledge of primary interventions Demonstrated effective communication skills High level of compassion, desire to help others, and self-confidence Basic computer knowledge with demonstrated administrative skills Licensure/Certification: EMT-B or nursing student in final year as verified by official transcript. CPR upon hire and obtain AHA BLS within 90 days, AHA ACLS and AHA PALS or AHA telemetry course completed within 6 months of hires.
Jul 13, 2019
LPN
Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center Culpeper, VA 22701, USA
POSITION OVERVIEW The Licensed Practical Nurse assesses the health needs of the neonate, infant, child, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients, develops and implements plans to meet the needs under the supervision of a RN. Some of the major job functions include but are not limited to: Assessing, planning, implementation and evaluation of patient care for the adult and neonate under the supervision of an RN. Maintain and improve the health and well-being of the communities we serve. Provide accessible, high quality health care services through the efficient use of resources. Comprehensive services are chosen with the needs and best care, competence, compassion and courtesy. EXEMPTION STATUS Non-Exempt REQUIREMENTS Education: Completion of a nursing program as approved by the State Board of Nursing Experience: Six months experience in area of specialty Knowledge, skills and abilities required: Ability to perform basic nursing skills on various patient populations per unit policy Ability to multitask and prioritize quickly Ability to administer medication utilizing the five rights Ability to communicate verbally and in written form Ability to work on another unit Basic computer knowledge Licensure/Certification License Practical Nurse with a current licensure in Commonwealth of Virginia Certified in AHA BLS Healthcare Providers required NRP certification required within 6 months of hire, if applicable to your department Basic Fetal Monitoring required within 6 months of hire, if applicable to your department
Jul 12, 2019
Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center Culpeper, VA 22701, USA
POSITION OVERVIEW The Registered Nurse assesses the health needs of the adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients with knowledge and skill, and develops and implements plans to meet these needs. The RN also evaluates outcomes as they reflect the established goals. Also assesses additional role of leader educator and consultant, and coordinates daily patient care as provided by all departments. Some of the major job functions include but are not limited to: Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates patient care for groups of patients of varying ages Participates in educational activities for self, staff and unit development Utilizes communication skills with staff, other health care team members and patients Maintains yearly AHA BLS Healthcare Providers certification, unit specific certifications, safety and infection in-services, plus adequate contact hours to meet RN requirements Follows safety and infection control policies and procedures Follows hospital and department policies and procedures Other job duties as assigned EXEMPTION STATUS Non-exempt REQUIREMENTS Education: Completion of a nursing program approved by the State Board of Nursing Experience: 2 years experience in acute care setting preferred Knowledge, skills and abilities required: Ability to perform basic nursing skills on groups of patients and ability to assume charge responsibility Ability to multitask and prioritize quickly Ability to administer medication utilizing the five rights Ability to communicate verbally and in written form Basic computer knowledge Licensures/Credentials: Registered Nurse with a current licensure in the Commonwealth of Virginia or current licensure in a compact state with multistate privileges recognized by the Commonwealth of Virginia Certified in AHA BLS Healthcare Providers upon hire, AHA ACLS and AHA PALS within 6 months of hire preferred; within one year required, AHA PEARS recommended
Jul 09, 2019
Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center Culpeper, VA 22701, USA
POSITION OVERVIEW The Registered Nurse assesses the health needs of the adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients with knowledge and skill, and develops and implements plans to meet these needs. The RN also evaluates outcomes as they reflect the established goals. Also assesses additional role of leader educator and consultant, and coordinates daily patient care as provided by all departments. Some of the major job functions include but are not limited to: Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates patient care for groups of patients of varying ages Participates in educational activities for self, staff and unit development Utilizes communication skills with staff, other health care team members and patients Maintains yearly AHA BLS Healthcare Providers certification, unit specific certifications, safety and infection in-services, plus adequate contact hours to meet RN requirements Follows safety and infection control policies and procedures Follows hospital and department policies and procedures Other job duties as assigned EXEMPTION STATUS Non-exempt REQUIREMENTS Education: Completion of a nursing program approved by the State Board of Nursing Experience: 2 years experience in acute care setting preferred Knowledge, skills and abilities required: Ability to perform basic nursing skills on groups of patients and ability to assume charge responsibility Ability to multitask and prioritize quickly Ability to administer medication utilizing the five rights Ability to communicate verbally and in written form Basic computer knowledge Licensures/Credentials: Registered Nurse with a current licensure in the Commonwealth of Virginia or current licensure in a compact state with multistate privileges recognized by the Commonwealth of Virginia Certified in AHA BLS Healthcare Providers upon hire, AHA ACLS and AHA PALS within 6 months of hire preferred; within one year required, AHA PEARS recommended
Jul 09, 2019
Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center Culpeper, VA 22701, USA
POSITION OVERVIEW The Registered Nurse assesses the health needs of the adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients with knowledge and skill, and develops and implements plans to meet these needs. The RN also evaluates outcomes as they reflect the established goals. Also assesses additional role of leader educator and consultant, and coordinates daily patient care as provided by all departments. Some of the major job functions include but are not limited to: Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates patient care for groups of patients of varying ages Participates in educational activities for self, staff and unit development Utilizes communication skills with staff, other health care team members and patients Maintains yearly AHA BLS Healthcare Providers certification, unit specific certifications, safety and infection in-services, plus adequate contact hours to meet RN requirements Follows safety and infection control policies and procedures Follows hospital and department policies and procedures Other job duties as assigned EXEMPTION STATUS Non-exempt REQUIREMENTS Education: Completion of a nursing program approved by the State Board of Nursing Experience: 2 years experience in acute care setting preferred Knowledge, skills and abilities required: Ability to perform basic nursing skills on groups of patients and ability to assume charge responsibility Ability to multitask and prioritize quickly Ability to administer medication utilizing the five rights Ability to communicate verbally and in written form Basic computer knowledge Licensures/Credentials: Registered Nurse with a current licensure in the Commonwealth of Virginia or current licensure in a compact state with multistate privileges recognized by the Commonwealth of Virginia Certified in AHA BLS Healthcare Providers upon hire, AHA ACLS and AHA PALS within 6 months of hire preferred; within one year required, AHA PEARS recommended
Jul 09, 2019
Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center Culpeper, VA 22701, USA
POSITION OVERVIEW The Clinical Unit Leader provides coordination of direct and indirect patient care in the unit setting. She/he is responsible for shift or program specific operations of the department for the provision of effective patient care. She/he provides care that reflects initiative, flexibility and responsibility indicative of professional expectation with minimal supervision. The Clinical Unit Leader incorporates a higher level of skill and knowledge to perform and role model direct and indirect patient care of the neonate, child, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patient through assessment of health needs, development and implementation of the plan of care, and ability to evaluate outcomes. She/he consistently demonstrates a positive attitude, accountability, confidence, critical thinking, fairness, and flexibility. She/he also assists in staff supervision and patient care management for the department. Supports the department manager in accomplishing program goals and outcomes and sustaining a state of continual regulatory readiness. In addition, the Clinical Unit Leader is visible, present, and available to staff in providing mentoring, teaching, and support. Some of the major job functions include but are not limited to: Determines priorities of care based on physical and psychosocial needs, as well as factors influencing patient flow through the system. Evaluates patient progress toward desired outcomes and takes corrective action to promote effective patient care and in meeting Quality indicators. Participates in MD rounds. Is able to respond quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment Models and exemplifies the facilities core values. Assists the Nurse Manager with yearly employee evaluations and ongoing evaluations. Assists the Nurse Manager with monitoring and improving patient and employee satisfaction scores. Facilitates Huddles and holds staff accountable to topics presented. Supports institutional and unit goals. Promotes staff development and employee engagement Serves as clinical/operational resource and mentor to staff. Engaged in developing and mentoring staff, new grads and orientees. Serves as a clinical knowledge expert. Maintains daily schedule, time and attendance. Promotes a shared governance model on the unit. Assists the nurse manager with staffing and scheduling. Seeks out opportunities for own professional growth. EXEMPTION STATUS Non-exempt REQUIREMENTS Education: Completion of a nursing program approved by the State Board of Nursing Bachelors in Nursing Preferred Experience: 2 years experience in acute care setting or specialized unit preferred Knowledge, skills and abilities required: Ability to perform basic nursing skills on groups of patients and ability to assume charge responsibility Ability to multitask and prioritize quickly Ability to administer medication utilizing the five rights Ability to communicate verbally and in written form Basic computer knowledge Licensure/Certification: Registered Nurse with a current licensure in the Commonwealth of Virginia Certification in specialized area preferred Certified in AHA BLS Healthcare Providers upon hire, AHA ACLS and AHA PALS within 6 months of hire preferred; within one year required, AHA PEARS recommended.
Jul 09, 2019
Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center Culpeper, VA 22701, USA
POSITION OVERVIEW Performs and or assists in transporting of patients of all ages from UVA Culpeper Hospital to other health care facilities, nursing care facilities or residence with qualified personnel as mandated by the patients condition. EXEMPTION STATUS Non-exempt REQUIREMENTS Education: High School graduate or equivalent preferred. Experience: ALS: 2 years work experience on a medic unit with a career agency or department or equivalent preferred Knowledge, skills and abilities required: Must remain calm and organized in emergent situations. Must be available for rotating shifts as required Must have keen sense of responsibility, ability to make decisions, and work independently Must have good judgment. Must have basic computer knowledge. Must be able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing. Must be able to interact effectively with the public. Perform IV/IO access including ED Operate mechanical ventilators Operate under REMS and department protocols to include special MD orders. Other duties as assigned under the scope of practice of Virginia as a Paramedic Licensure/Certifications: Advance Life Support Attendant: Paramedic AHA BLS Healthcare Providers AHA Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) or within 90 days of hire AHA Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) or within 90 day of hire Emergency Vehicle Operators Course (EVOC) Must produce acceptable DMV driving record
Jul 09, 2019