Feb 19, 2020

Care Partner

  • VCU Health System
  • South Hill, VA, USA
Full time

Job Description

VCU Health System's Hospital Pain Management is seeking a FT Nurse Clinician. The Nurse Clinician demonstrates a high level of expertise in the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of the complex patients and their responses to actual or potential health problems. Assist the health care team with the prevention of illness and injury, maintenance of wellness, and provision of comfort. To provide direction, education, leadership and accountability for program development, implementation and evaluation in area of responsibility. Includes professional development and empowerment of staff as well as management of resources to promote desired outcomes with attention to quality, efficiency and cost. Responsibilities The Nurse Clinician has full authority and accountability for direction and leadership of program planning guideline development, setting of practice standards within the confines of organizations/divisions/units mission, goals and objectives. Manages human, fiscal and other resources to ensure quality programs/processes/services with measurable positive outcomes. Qualifications Required Current RN licensure in Virginia or eligible or compact state AHA BLS HCP Certification or equivalent Minimum of five (5) years nursing experience Masters Degree in Nursing or a related field or within one semester of completion. If the Masters Degree is not in Nursing, then it is required to have a Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing unless grandfathered under previous requirement Preferred Minimum of one (1) year experience in the position's specialty patient population or practice setting Advance Practice Nursing Role or Clinical Leadership Role experience Experience in staff education and professional development (orientation, preceptorship, in-services education, etc.) Academic health care experience Masters Degree in Nursing from an accredited program Certification in specialty area