May 13, 2022

RN, Clinical Ladder - UVA Continuum Home Health - Wound Specialist

  • UVA Health System
  • Charlottesville, VA, USA
General Nursing

Job Description

Sign-on bonus available up to $10,000 per program guidelines. Relocation assistance available per UVA Medical Center policy. Please contact Lesli Porter at for additional information.

This position qualifies for the UVA Medical Center Clinical Ladder. The salary range reflected in this job posting is for an RN Clinician 2. See below for additional information.

The Home Care RN is an experienced capable clinician focused on expanding knowledge and skills. Consistently provides effective direct care to patients in their homes for an assigned caseload of patients; as part of the interdisciplinary team; oversees the care planning and care coordination for a variety of complex patients. Manages care and implements treatment plans at a refined skill level in collaboration with patients their families Physicians and other members of the health care team and in compliance with home care standards and regulatory requirements. Seeks as well as provides feedback for improved clinical practice. Assumes a beginning leadership role but seeks mentoring in this process.


  • Relationship Based Care reflects the influence of the nurse’s relationship with self, colleagues and patient/family on the patient experience. Relationship with Self and Colleagues
  • Relationship Based Care: reflects the influence of the nurse’s relationship with self, colleagues and patient/family on the patient experience. Relationship with Patients and Families
  • Expert Caring encompasses clinical assessment, planning, prioritizing, coordinating and implementation of care.
  • Empowered Leaders demonstrate knowledge of and actively participate in shared governance.
  • Lifelong Learners encompasses professional development through formal education, professional certification, internal and external learning opportunities and recognizes the value of external professional organizations. Supports onboarding of new team members and precepts as applicable.
  • Quality Achievement includes adherence to clinical documentation guidelines, comprehension of outcomes data, engagement in performance improvement activities and commitment to standard work.
  • Innovation is demonstrated by application of technologies that support patient care, actively seeking to implement evidence based practice and new knowledge generated by nursing research.

Position Compensation Range: $58,697.60 - $96,844.80 Annual


Education: Graduate of an accredited nursing program, Bachelor of Science in Nursing required within 5 years of hire.

Experience: 1 year of Relevant Experience, WOCN certification

Licensure: Licensed to Practice as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia required. Valid Virginia Driver’s License required. American Heart Association (AHA) Health Care Provider BLS certification required.


Job may require sitting for prolonged periods, frequently standing, walking, bending/stooping. Proficient communicative, auditory and visual skills; Attention to detail and ability to write legibly; Ability to lift/push/pull 20 - 50lbs. May be exposed to chemicals, blood/body fluids and infectious disease.


WOCN- Join the Continuum Home Health Interdisciplinary team for open full-time position. Flexible hours in a fast-growing field and the reward of using your nursing skills to help someone in their own home is a perfect fit for nurses who have acute care or home health/hospice experience, looking for a rewarding change. Our team of nurses share an outstanding reputation for quality patient care and are proud that our patient satisfaction and employee engagement scores are in the top tiers. Ideal candidates will have at least 2 years of clinical nursing experience, with preferably one year in hospital acute care, critical care or home health care/home infusion/hospice care.

This position qualifies for the UVA Medical Center Clinical Ladder. The salary range reflected in this job posting is for an RN Clinician 2. Additional compensation is available if you are hired into a higher level on the Clinical Ladder. Those hired as either a Clinician 3 or Clinician 4 must have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree and possess a specialty certification from a national certifying organization and meet applicable Career Ladder Behaviors. Placement on the clinical ladder will be discussed during the recruitment process. Current team members already working as RN Clinician 3 or 4 who wish to transfer to another department will have their level on the clinical ladder reviewed by the hiring manager and the PNSO if applicable. IND-Nursing

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