VCU Health System's Safety Department is seeking a full time ClinicalNurse. The VCU Health Clinical Nurse practices within the boundariesof the Commonwealth of Virginia regulations governing nursing. Practice is alsoguided by the ANA Code of Ethics for Nursing and established national nursingpractice standards, as well as all VCU Health policies and procedures. Thisposition will support the Fit Testing for Respirators program to comply withestablished requirements and guidelines. Performs medical screening perOSHA guidelines and fits approved team members for the appropriate respirator,educates on respirator program and safe use; light clerical and data collection;and makes recommendations for program improvement.
Integrates technical skills andtheoretical knowledge to meet the needs of patientcare providers.
Assists the health care team withthe prevention of illness and injury, maintenance of wellness, and provision ofcomfort.
Provides direction, education, andbegins to acquire leadership skills at the unit level.
Graduate of anaccredited RNnursing program with one year of experience
Current RN licensure in Virginiaor compact state, or eligible for licensure.
Baccalaureate Degree in Nursingfrom an accredited RN nursing program.
Academic Medical Center experienceas a registered nurse.
Registered nurse experience withsimilar patient population in either an acute care setting or as applicable toarea of desired practice.
AHA BLS HCP Certification orequivalent.
Selected applicants will be slotted into appropriate levels forthis position based on their experience and qualifications.
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disability status.