Oct 20, 2020

Clinical Nurse II - Endo

  • VCU Health System
  • Virginia, USA

Job Description

  • JOB SUMMARY
    • The chief objective of this position:

      • Safely administers prescribed medications, identifying incompatibilities and/or interactions.
      • 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.
      • Provides direction, education, and assumes leadership responsibilities at the unit level.
      • Mobilizes resources to meet the individualized needs of patient/families.
      • Recognizes changes in patient situations and intervenes appropriately.
      • Assists the health care team with the prevention of illness and injury, maintenance of wellness, and provision of comfort.
      • Demonstrates a mastery of clinical skills and begins to apply this knowledge to a specific patient population.
    • Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire:

      • Current RN licensure in Virginia or eligible or compact state.
    • Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment:

      • Current RN licensure in Virginia, AHA BLS HCP Certification or equivalent.
    • Experience REQUIRED:

      • >= 12 to 24 months RN experience.
    • Education/training REQUIRED:

      • Graduate of an accredited RN nursing program.

      Experience PREFERRED:

      • Academic Health Care Experience; Experience with similar patient population in either an acute care setting or as applicable to area of practice.
    • Education/training PREFERRED:

      • Completion of a Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing from an accredited program.