Clinical Nurse - Clinical Transplant Center at Virginia Commonwealth University Health Systems

Posted in Other 11 days ago.

Location: Richmond, Virginia





Job Description:

72640Clinical Transplant CenteFull time7: Rotating




  • JOB SUMMARY




    • The chief objective of this position:




      • Clinical Nurse I



        • 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.




      • Clinical Nurse II



        • Demonstrates a mastery of clinical skills and begins to apply this knowledge to a specific patient population.


        • Assists the health care team with the prevention of illness and injury, maintenance of wellness, and provision of comfort.


        • Recognizes changes in patient situations and intervenes appropriately.


        • Mobilizes resources to meet the individualized needs of patient/families.


        • Provides direction, education, and assumes leadership responsibilities 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.




      • Clinical Nurse III



        • Demonstrates clinical knowledge at the unit level and begins to apply this knowledge to a specific patient population.


        • Assists the health care team with the prevention of illness and injury, maintenance of wellness, and provision of comfort.


        • Anticipates changes in patient situations and intervenes appropriately.


        • Provides direction, education, and serves as a role model in a clinical setting.


        • 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.




      • Clinical Nurse IV



        • 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.


        • Assists the health care team with the prevention of illness and injury, maintenance of wellness, and provision of comfort.


        • Provides direction, education, and leadership.


        • 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.




      • Clinical Nurse V



        • Demonstrates mastery and high level of expertise in the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of the complex patients and their responses to actual or potential health problems.


        • Mentors other members of the health care team with the prevention of illness and injury, maintenance of wellness, and provision of comfort.


        • Provides direction, education, and leadership.


        • Mentors and directs others to deliver 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.







    • Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire:




      • Clin I, Clin II, Clin III, Clin IV, Clin V: Current RN licensure in Virginia or eligible or compact state





    • Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment:




      • Clin I, Clin II, Clin III, Clin IV, Clin V: Current RN licensure in Virginia, AHA BLS HCP Certification or equivalent





    • Experience REQUIRED:




      • Clin I: N/A


      • Clin II: >= 12 to 24 months RN experience


      • Clin III: >= 3 years of clinical experience


      • Clin IV: >= 5 years of clinical experience


      • Clin V: > 5 years of clinical experience





    • Experience PREFERRED




      • Clin I: Experience as a LPN, nursing assistant or care partnerin either an acute care setting or as applicable to area of practice


      • Clin II, Clin III, Clin IV, Clin V: Academic Health Care Experience; Experience with similar patient population in either an acute care setting or as applicable to area of practice





    • Education/training REQUIRED:




      • Clin I, Clin II: Graduate of an accredited RN nursing program


      • Clin III: Graduate of an accredited RN nursing program


      • Clin IV: Minimum of a Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing from an accredited program (unless grandfathered under previous requirements); Certification in specialty area


      • Clin V: Completion of MSN, MN, MS (Nursing) Degree from an accredited program; Certification in specialty area





    • Education/training PREFERRED:




      • Clin I, Clin II: Completion of a Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing from an accredited program


      • Clin III: Certification in specialty area; completion of a Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing from an accredited program


      • Clin IV: Completion of a Masters Degree in Nursing from an accredited program


      • Clin V: Completion of a Doctoral Degree in Nursing from an accredited program