VCU Health System Clinical Nurse WIP in Richmond, Virginia

Clinical Nurse WIP

Req. #:

45660

Department:

Gumenick Suites

Location:

1250 E. Marshall Street, Richmond, VA 23219

Schedule:

Full time

Shift:

4: Day/Evening

Hours:

Job Details:

VCU Health System's Gumenick Suites is seeking a Full Time Clinical Nurse to work our Weekend Incentive Program (WIP). The Gumenick Suites is a 6 suite VIP unit. We provide high quality nursing care to a multi-service group of patients. The Gumenick Suites offers an extra ordinary level of personalized care form the primary nurse to our private chef our patients expect to have the ultimate hospital experience. Our goal is to make the hospital stay for both patient and family - "Beyond expectations". Experience with telemetry, medical/surgical patients is required. Progressive care experience preferred. 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. Selected applicants will be slotted into appropriate levels for this position based on their experience and qualifications.

EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disability status.