Job Description This position is eligible for a $20,000 or $15,000 Sign On Bonus! Registered Nurses with at least two years of Critical Care RN experience are eligible to receive a $20,000 or $15,000 sign on bonus.
Those relocating from more than 50 miles away will also receive up to $20,000 or $15,000 in reimbursable relocation expenses.
Your Critical Care RN experience must be within the same specialty area you are hired into. Those entering fellowship programs are not eligible.
Accepting the bonus requires a commitment of three or two years. Inova Children's Hospital is home to the largest, most comprehensive subspecialty neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) in the region.
Our 108-bed, Level IV NICU cares for high-risk infants requiring specialized care and observation. The NICU is also the first in the nation to receive The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval™ for Prematurity.
This certification represents the highest level of care for premature birth patients. An Inova Nurse provides knowledgeable and caring clinical practice and care coordination through an understanding of patient, family, nurse, and healthcare delivery team.
Consistently provides safe, therapeutic care in a holistic and systematic way. Incorporates differences into the provision of care.
Conducts all patient care in a patient and family-centered manner. Integrates knowledge, skills, and experiences to meet the needs of patients and families throughout the continuum, to include patient and family education.
Communicates effectively and works cooperatively with others. Has respect for and understanding of other clinical disciplines.
Uses an integrated approach toward patient outcomes. Serves as an empowering body to influence patient empowerment, and successful outcomes of financial and clinical quality, through relationships and access-
based knowledge. Utilizes standards, guidelines, and pathways for care delivery. Determines process for delivery of care from direct patient and family communication, technology, and other healthcare team member collaboration.
Ensures improvements in practice settings by assuming responsibility for self-development in life-long learning. Provides direction and guidance to others regarding practice.
Serves as a resource, preceptor, and mentor. Demonstrates leadership skills in decision making and problem solving. ## Requirements At least one year of Registered Nurse Clinical experience in the NICU or completion of a NICU fellowship.
2+ years preferred. Education : BSN or MSN or If Associates Degree RN - Within 6 months of start date, meet with nurse leader and :
RN licensed, or eligible to practice in the Commonwealth of Virginia as a RN. Proficient in English, strong verbal and written communication skills.
Exceptional interpersonal skill and the ability to display a caring demeanor towards others. Proficient computer skills required.