Rehabitation Registered Nurse Rehabilitation Nursing

Inova Health System
Falls Church, VA
Sep 22, 2021
Sep 24, 2021
Full Time
Job DescriptionInova: Inova"s mission is to provide world-class healthcare A cents € " every time, every touch A cents € " to each person in every community we have the privilege to serve.Inova is the only health system in the country where all 5 hospitals received five-star rankings from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services; they are the only hospitals in the Washington, DC region to have earned the highest rating from the federal agency. Inova is home to prominent clinicians and scientists, who drive innovation to improve patient care, prevent disease and promote wellness.Fairfax: Inova Fairfax Hospital is proud to announce that the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) awarded MagnetA' (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 MagnetA' (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 US News & World Reports, and being nationally ranked in gynecologic care.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 full-time, day shift with 3 x 12 hour shifts per week, 7:00am to 7:00pmWhat 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: Disease or injury specific information Blood pressure monitoring Blood sugar monitoring Skin care Bowel and bladder management Medications and treatments 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 .RequirementsAt least one year of RN clinical experience.BSN or AD. If RN has an AD, within 6 months of start date the RN must meet with their nurse leader andIdentify which Accredited School the employee plans to attendSubmit a review of transcript from the school indicating the required prerequisites and timeline for taking the coursesProvide a written plan with anticipated BSN completion date. Complete BSN within 24 months of start date BLS for Healthcare Provider RN licensed, or eligible to practice in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Proficient in English. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Exceptional interpersonal skills and the ability to display a caring demeanor toward others. Proficient computer skills required.About UsInova is Northern Virginia"s leading nonprofit healthcare provider. Our mission is to provide world-class healthcare A cents € " every time, every touch A cents € " to each person in every community we have the privilege to serve. Inova"s 18,000 team members serve more than 2 million individuals annually through an integrated network of hospitals, primary and specialty care practices, emergency and urgent care centers, outpatient services and destination institutes. Inova is home to Northern Virginia"s only Level 1 Trauma Center and Level 4 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Its hospitals have a total of 1,936 licensed beds. More information and statistics about Inova can be found at

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