RN Clinician 2-Nerancy Neuro ICU (NNICU)-Rotating Shifts
University of Virginia Health System - Charlottesville, VA

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Unit Description

Size: 12 beds

Location: Medical Center, 6 Floor West

Patient Population:
Ages: Adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients with neurological illness/injury who require critical care; adolescent, adult and geriatric orthopedic spine patients who require critical care.

The NNICU provides comprehensive inter-disciplinary team care to neurological patients, neurosurgical patients, and orthopedic spine patients. The team includes physicians, nurses, advanced practice nurses, patient care assistants, patient care technicians, respiratory therapists, speech/language pathologists, physical therapists, occupational therapists, social workers, pharmacists, chaplains, and health unit coordinators.

Services Provided

Treatment of Subarachnoid Hemorrhage, Central Nervous System (brain or spine) Tumors, Complex Spine Surgery (post-operative), Intracranial/Intraventricular Hemorrhage, Acute Ischemic Stroke, Subdural Hematoma, Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), Spinal Cord Injury (SCI), Neuromuscular Disease (including but not limited to myasthenia gravis and Guillain-Barré Syndrome), Status Epilepticus, Central Nervous System Infections.

Responsibilities

Capable clinician, focused on expanding knowledge and skills. Consistently provides effective direct care, as part of the interdisciplinary team, to a variety of complex patients. Seeks as well as provides feedback for improved clinical practice. Assumes a beginning leadership role but seeks mentoring in this process. Education: Graduate of an accredited nursing program Experience: 1-2 years experience Licence/Certification: Must be a registered nurse and currently licensed to practice in the State of Virginia Employment in this job is conditioned upon satisfactory completion of a drug test. BLS certification required within 60 days of hire.

Other Information

Neuro, Neurology, RN, Registered Nurse, Staff Nurse, BSN, ICU, Intensive Care Unit, ACLS

Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule

Salary range for this role is $22.00/hr - $36.42/hr

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