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Clinical Nurse 9/7/2016

VCU Health System (Medical College of Virginia) Richmond, VA

Company
VCU Health System (Medical College of Virginia)
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
101410117960
AJE Ref #
576110730
Location
Richmond, VA
Job Type
Temporary

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Company: VCU Health System (Medical College of Virginia)
Facility: Childrens Hospital of Richmond - Brook Road Campus at Richmond
Department: Operating Room - CHoR

VCU
Health System- Childrens Hospital of Richmond at VCU, Brook Road Campus, Operating Room - CHoR is seeking
a PRN Clinical Nurse. The
Clinical Nurse follows documented physician/licensed independent provider
orders. Practices within the boundaries of the regulations governing the
practice of nursing in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Practice is guided by the
ANA Code of Ethics for Nursing and established national nursing practice
standards. All practice is guided by and follows the VCUHS policies and
procedures and established practice.

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. PRN 1: Days