The Inova Center for Personalized Health is hiring experienced Rehab Nurses for their brand new, 25-bed, in-patient Acute Rehab Unit!
This position is a part-time, rotating Day/Night shifts with 2 x 12 hour shifts per week
This position is located at the Inova Center for Personalized Health 8100 Innovation Park Drive Fairfax, Virginia 22031
What you will do: * The rehab nurse provides hands-on care, coordinates nursing care activities with other members of the team, and identifies educational activities needed to help you progress through the rehabilitation process. Education efforts reinforce skills learned in the therapies as well as focus on the following areas: o Disease or injury specific information o Blood pressure monitoring o Blood sugar monitoring o Skin care o Bowel and bladder management o Medications and treatments o Safety * Provides direct nursing care to spinal cord injured, traumatic brain injured, post cerebral vascular accidents, and debilitation patients in Inova's rehab program. * Must work collaboratively with the rehab team to provide a therapeutic rehab experience for our patients. * Administers medications and intravenous therapy with the ability to assess the indication, appropriate dosing, and effects of the medication using proper patient identification. * Uses established protocols or practices to assess an individual's function and health management needs. * Collaborates with the client, family, and interdisciplinary team to develop a plan of care.
The Inova Rehab Registered 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. * Demonstrates understanding of all rehabilitation regulatory and payor requirements and applies in clinical practice on a daily basis .
Benefits: * Medical, dental, and vision insurance * Competitive paid time off (PTO) accruals that increases with tenure * Seven annual holidays in addition to your PTO * Competitive 401k match * Educational assistance
Inova Fairfax Hospital is proud to announce that the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) awarded Magnet (r) designation, the most prestigious accolade for nursing excellence, to our hospital in December 2020. Currently, only 8.5% of hospitals in the nation hold Magnet (r) designation and Inova Fairfax Hospital is proud to be part of this select group. The new Magnet designation is in addition to several other prestigious recognitions which include: a five star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), being named by IBM Watson Health as one the nation's highest performing hospitals, and among the top 10 Major Teaching Hospitals , an A for Patient Safety by The Leapfrog Group, the #1 hospital in the DC metro area by U.S. News & World Reports, and being nationally ranked in gynecologic care.
Our commitment to keeping patients safe, means there's no safer place for you to work. We safeguard our patients, by safeguarding our team members.
Inova is well stocked with the best and latest PPE
Masks are provided to patients entering our buildings, and offered free to visitors
Covid-19 patients are isolated in dedicated areas
Inova operates curbside Covid-19 testing sites that are far removed from the main facilities
All team members are trained in the latest screening guideline
Internal Number: 60158BR
About Inova Health System
Inova is a global leader in personalized health, which leverages precision medicine to predict, prevent and treat disease, enabling individuals to live longer, healthier lives. At Inova, we serve more than two million people each year from throughout the Washington, DC, metro area and beyond. Inova's mission is to improve the health of the diverse community it serves through excellence in patient care, education and research. At Inova, more than 16,000 employees demonstrate their commitment every day to providing the community with expert, world-class, compassionate patient care.