Master’s-prepared, nationally certified clinician who manages the care of a defined patient population as a dominant aspect of the role. Recognized as an interdisciplinary leader within the service area. Consistently demonstrates core competencies of advanced practice in a defined specialty:
Expert direct clinical practice
Clinical and professional leadership
Expert coaching and guidance
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Relationship Based Care reflects the influence of the nurse’s relationship with self, colleagues and patient/family on the patient experience.
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 and internal and external learning opportunities. Also 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.
Education: Master's degree in Nursing from an accredited school of nursing.
Licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia required.
Licensed to practice as a Nurse Practitioner in the Commonwealth of Virginia required.
Licensed to prescribe medication in the Commonwealth of Virginia required.
American Heart Association (AHA) Health Care Provider BLS certification required.
GENERAL INFORMATION: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and skills required of personnel so classified.
More Information: This position will require weekend shifts.
UVA Health System offers the best combination of professional opportunity and quality of life in the nation. Join our team, and you’ll be taking a step towards the kind of cases that will challenge you, inspire you and ultimately grow your career. You’ll become a member of an elite group of medical professionals known for dedication, commitment and excellence. You’ll also be stepping into a welcom...ing community where historic charm meets modern culture, music, food and vibrant nightlife.Sound too good to be true? Don’t take our word for it. U.S. News & World Report just named our hospital to its 2014-2015 “Best Hospitals” guide in seven specialties, and the U.S. National Bureau of Economic Research named Charlottesville “America’s Happiest City”.So if you work hard and play even harder, if you don’t back down from a challenge, if you desire to leave work every day knowing that what you did was the very best for your patients, your hospital and for yourself, then UVA is the place for you