VCU Health System Clinical Nurse in Richmond, Virginia
1200 E. Marshall Street, Richmond, VA 23219
VCU Health System's Endoscopy is seeking a hourly Clinical Nurse. The Endoscopy Unit is a state of the art facility providing routine and advanced endoscopic and pulmonary care to patients from infancy to geriatrics. This unit works closely with physicians and fellows to perform highly specialized procedures such as ERCP, EUS, bronchoscopies, and video capsule endoscopy. 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.
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disability status.
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