VCU Health System

With 175 years of service, VCUHS helps define Richmond. We are visible in the city skyline and in the grateful eyes of our patients. With each passing day, we touch thousands of new families' lives ... and they touch ours. And the impressions that are left on us and on our city endure time, change, and the passing of generations.

Our staff of more than 9,400+ (and growing!) represents the most talented and dedicated of healthcare workers. In fact, for two years in a row (2012-2013 and 2013-2014), VCUHS was ranked a "Top Hospital in Virginia" by US News & World Report. To earn these and many additional accolades (see "Awards" section below), we rely on the professionalism, dedication, and compassion of each and every valued member of our team. We appreciate their innumerable contributions to VCUHS and to the community of patients and families whose lives they touch each day.

We are a regional referral center for the state, the region's only Level I Trauma Center, a Carnegie Foundation Level 1 Research University, and a National Cancer Institute Cancer Center. For 2013, our vital statistics include:

  • Licensed Beds - 865
  • Adjusted Discharges - 58,091
  • Inpatient Discharges - 34,105
  • Emergency Department Visits - 85,683
  • Outpatient Clinic Visits - 580,005
  • Total Surgeries - 20,442
  • Virginia Premier Member Months - 2,050,883

Awards

VCU Health System is composed of a 600-strong physician practice, numerous outpatient clinics and our hospital, which is 865 licensed beds. We are a regional regerral center for the state and the region's only Level I Trauma Center. VCUHS offers nearly 200 specialty areas, many of national and international acclaim.

In addition to multidisciplinary centers for cancer, cardiology, neurosurgery, and transplantation, VCUHS offers virtually every form of contemporary medical care. In particular the medical center has received international recognition for early diagnosis and treatment of chest pain and stroke, organ transplant, head and spinal cord trauma research, burn and wound healing, neonatal intensive care and genetic research, as well as cancer research, treatment, and rehabilitation.  

 

Additionally, VCUHS currently holds six Beacon Awards for Excellence in Nursing Care - More than any other health system in Virginia - from the American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN).

Over the years, VCUHS has held eight national designations as a Working Mother magazine "100 Best Employers for Working Mothers", along with several local designations as Richmond's Top Workplace.  

VCU Health System Richmond, VA 23219
Jun 10, 2020
Part time
JOB SUMMARY The chief objective of this position: To maintain the facilities within the highest quality standards for the industry while complying with all federal, state and local regulatory agencies guidelines. Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire: N/A Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment: N/A Experience REQUIRED: None required Experience PREFERRED Previous environmental services work experience Previous experience with infection control procedures and universal precautions Education/training REQUIRED: (Note: work experience may be considered in lieu of credentials not required by law with HR approval. Work experience must be specific to role) Must possess reading and writing skills and comprehend and communicate in English Education/training PREFERRED: High School Diploma or equivalent EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment...
VCU Health System Richmond, VA 23219
Jun 10, 2020
Full time
- Bachelors degree is required The VCU Health HouseStaff Administration is seeking a full time GME Operations Manager to provide immediate support to the Director of Graduate Medical Education by administering and supervising the daily operations of the Graduate Medical Education (GME) office and serving as a liaison with programs, housestaff, and other key stakeholders at VCU and VCU Health System. The primary responsibility to include daily oversight of all accreditation, education, licensure, credentials, visas and the budgetary/financial responsibility for the Office of Graduate Medical Education. There are over 90 medical and dental programs with approximately 750 residents and an annual budget of over $30 million + with reimbursements of over $7 million. Experience REQUIRED: Five (5) years progressively responsible experience in administration in an academic health care setting Previous experience in managing multiple projects Experience PREFERRED Previous experience as a...
VCU Health System Richmond, VA 23219
Jun 10, 2020
Full time
JOB SUMMARY The chief objective of this position: To register patients by securing appropriate patient and insurance information; ensuring that registration data is correct and accurate; validating insurance eligibility; collecting co-payments; and entering information into appropriate systems. Provides quality customer services to patient of all ages, their families, visitors, medical staff, clinicians and co-workers ensuring that everyone is treated courteously, quickly and with respect. Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire: N/A Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment: N/A Experience REQUIRED: None required Experience PREFERRED Previous work experience in a healthcare setting and knowledge of medical terminology Experience with medical insurance, HMO, managed care Experience with appointment scheduling/registration Education/training REQUIRED: (Note: work experience may be considered...
VCU Health System Richmond, VA 23219
Jun 10, 2020
Full time
To assist in the task of daily inventory, replenish and stocking of supplies in the Peri-operative Division of the hospital, under the supervision of a Manager the Inventory Control. Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment: Current CPR certification. Experience REQUIRED: Previous stockroom/warehouse work experience with stocking, inventory and control of supplies. Previous experience with a personal computer and basic computer skills (i.e. use of mouse, navigation, etc.). Education/training REQUIRED: High School Diploma or equivalent. Experience PREFERRED: Previous inventory and control experience with medical and surgical supplies in a sterile environment (i.e. Operating Room). Education/training PREFERRED: Sterile Supply or Materials Management Training. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disability status.
LPN
VCU Health System Richmond, VA 23219
Jun 10, 2020
Full time
JOB SUMMARY The chief objective of this position: Commences to integrate technical skills and theoretical knowledge to meet the needs of the patient and family. Assists the health care team with the prevention of illness and injury, maintenance of wellness, and provision of comfort. Provides direction, education, and begins to assume leadership responsibilities at the unit level. Delivers and accurately documents direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and an integrated, multidisciplinary plan of care. Safely administers prescribed medications, identifying incompatibilities and/or interactions. Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire: LPN licensure in Virginia or eligible Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment: Current LPN Licensure in Virginia AHA BLS Certification or equivalent Experience REQUIRED: N/A Experience PREFERRED Experience as a LPN in...
LPN
VCU Health System Richmond, VA 23219
Jun 10, 2020
Full time
- Appropriate licensure is required JOB SUMMARY The chief objective of this position: Commences to integrate technical skills and theoretical knowledge to meet the needs of the patient and family. Assists the health care team with the prevention of illness and injury, maintenance of wellness, and provision of comfort. Provides direction, education, and begins to assume leadership responsibilities at the unit level. Delivers and accurately documents direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and an integrated, multidisciplinary plan of care. Safely administers prescribed medications, identifying incompatibilities and/or interactions. Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire: LPN licensure in Virginia or eligible Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment: Current LPN Licensure in Virginia AHA BLS Certification or equivalent Experience REQUIRED: N/A...
VCU Health System Richmond, VA 23219
Jun 10, 2020
Part time
JOB SUMMARY The chief objective of this position: Under supervision, assists with a variety of indirect patient care activities to include maintaining a clean and safe environment; assisting with the ordering and stocking of patient care supplies; and providing assistance with maintenance of appropriate equipment and supplies. Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire: N/A Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment: N/A Experience REQUIRED: Minimum of one (1) year of previous experience in supply stocking or warehouse experience Experience PREFERRED Previous work experience in a similar practice setting (e.g. acute care, outpatient clinics, etc.) Education/training REQUIRED: Must possess reading and writing skills and comprehend and communicate in English Education/training PREFERRED: High School Diploma or equivalent #LI-SB1 EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled Qualified applicants will...
VCU Health System Richmond, VA 23219
Jun 10, 2020
Full time
JOB SUMMARY The chief objective of this position: “Advanced practice registered nurses (APN) demonstrate a high level of expertise in the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of the complex responses of individuals, families, or communities to actual or potential health problems, prevention of illness and injury, maintenance of wellness, and provision of comfort. Assist the health care team with the prevention of illness and injury, maintenance of wellness, and provision of comfort. APNs continue to perform many of the same interventions used in basic nursing practice. The difference in this practice relates to a greater depth and breadth of knowledge, a greater degree of synthesis of data, and complexity of skills and intervention. ANAs Scope and Standards of Advanced Practice Registered Nursing (1996) Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire: Current RN licensure in Virginia or eligible License to practice as NP in the specialty area in the...
VCU Health System Richmond, VA 23219
Jun 10, 2020
Full time
JOB SUMMARY The chief objective of this position: To supports the Operating Room staff by preparing case carts, maintaining supplies and equipment, and maintaining a safe and functional environment for all age groups. Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire: N/A Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment: AHA BLS HCP Certification or equivalent Experience REQUIRED: N/A Experience PREFERRED 6 months - 1 year working in an Operating Room environment strongly preferred Knowledge of surgical instrumentation and supplies preferred. Organizational skills and ability to multitask. Ability to work in a fast-paced environment. Education/training REQUIRED: Completion of state recognized CNA program; or Completion of first semester junior year in an accredited BSN program dependent upon school curriculum or VCU/MCV BSN students - completion of sophomore year, Nursing 201, 202, 261 or...
VCU Health System Richmond, VA 23219
Jun 10, 2020
Full time
JOB SUMMARY The chief objective of this position: To provide safe, reliable, diagnostic sleep testing and effective respiratory care as an advanced practitioner for neonate, pediatric and adolescent populations, in accordance to discipline training level, Clinical Practice Guidelines, hospital standards, guidelines and protocols, as well as to serve as a sleep medicine technical resource and educator for patients, caregivers, hospital staff and students, and can function as a shift team leader in the absence of the supervisor. Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire: Current licensure with the Commonwealth of Virginia as a Polysomnographic Technologist Current RPSGT Current AHA BLS Certification Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment: Current Licensure with the Commonwealth of Virginia as a Polysomnographic Technologist Current RPSGT Current AHA BLS Certification Experience REQUIRED: Two (2)...
VCU Health System Richmond, VA 23219
Jun 10, 2020
Full time
JOB SUMMARY The chief objective of this position: To lead the Center for Integrated Pain Management and coordinate activities and organizational initiatives for the management of Pain, Addiction Services and Palliative Care. This will enable VCU Health System to be recognized within the healthcare community for excellence in patient care. Expected outcomes include significant impact on HCAHPS and UHC scoring. Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire: Current RN licensure in Virginia or eligible or compact state Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment: Current RN licensure in Virginia Experience REQUIRED: Minimum of ten (10) years of relevant clinical experience with five (5) years of progressive leadership or management experience Experience PREFERRED Experience/expertise in Pain Management, Palliative Care and/or Substance Abuse Previous experience in academic medical center environment...
VCU Health System Richmond, VA 23219
Jun 10, 2020
JOB SUMMARY The chief objective of this position: To provide security services to VCUHS by courteously assisting staff, visitors and patients; enforcing rules and regulations of the hospitals; projecting a positive image; and promoting a safe healthcare environment. Conveys an image of professionalism, behaving in a way that is conducive to good hospital and community relations. This is a non-sworn security position. Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire: Valid Virginia Driver’s License and acceptable driving record that reflects safe and lawful motor vehicle operation Registration as an Unarmed Security Officer by the Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services (VDCJS) or successful completion of VDCJS Unarmed Security Officer curriculum offered by the Department within the first six months of employment Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment: Valid Virginia Driver’s License and acceptable...
VCU Health System Richmond, VA 23219
Jun 10, 2020
JOB SUMMARY The chief objective of this position: A Patient Access Senior Representative demonstrates strong customer service orientation while handling all business functions in an assigned area to include reception, scheduling and registering patients for appointments and/or procedures. Greet patients; secure the appropriate patient information; ensure that registration data is correct and accurate; validate insurance eligibility, enter information into appropriate systems and collects co-pay (if applicable), and assist with financial counseling and financial clearance, as necessary. Performs all aspects of the Patient Access Rep position as needed. Experience REQUIRED: Minimum of two (2) years of previous patient scheduling/registration work experience in a healthcare setting Strong customer service skills and patient/customer centered focus in positive manner in all situations Experience PREFERRED Education/training REQUIRED: High school diploma or equivalent...
VCU Health System Richmond, VA 23219
Jun 10, 2020
Full time
JOB SUMMARY The chief objective of this position: To obtain and document insurance eligibility, benefits and authorization for services. Initiates and validates incomplete pre-certification and pre-authorizations. Follows up with patient guarantor and insurance companies for missing/incomplete data to ensure timely billing. Communicates insurance issues/concerns to Care Coordination. Provides quality customer services to patient of all ages, their families, visitors, medical staff, clinicians and co-workers ensuring that everyone is treated courteously, quickly and with respect. Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire: N/A Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment: N/A Experience REQUIRED: None required Experience PREFERRED Previous work experience in a healthcare setting and knowledge of medical terminology Experience with medical insurance, HMO, managed careExperience with appointment...
VCU Health System Richmond, VA 23219
Jun 10, 2020
PRN
- High school diploma or equivalent is required VCU Health System's Patient Transportation Department is seeking a Part-Time (PRN) Patient Transport Tech to help work rotating shifts. This person transports patients with an automated external defibrillator (AED) to and from nursing units, radiology/non-radiology treatment/procedural areas, and cardiac units. Delivers specimens, medications and medical equipment throughout the organization. Provides assistance by managing patient flow to the Emergency Department and Bed Management to prevent and relieve diversions and high census. Ensures patient safety utilizing Behavior Expectation for Error Prevention (BEEP) tools. Works collaboratively with fellow team members to provide a safe, caring, respectful and comfortable experience for all. Assists with emergency medical responses. Responsibilities: Recognizes changes in a patient's baseline status before transporting. Interacts effectively with nursing units, physicians,...
VCU Health System Richmond, VA 23219
Jun 10, 2020
Full time
- Masters degree is required The VCU Health Speech Pathology is seeking a full time Speech Pathologist II. The Speech Pathologist II is an experienced therapist who is able to independently adapt intervention to meet specific patients needs. The Speech Pathologist II is able to provide coverage in their primary setting, but also as needed throughout the hospital/rehab/outpatient settings with minimal-moderate amount of support and training from mentors, peers or the manager. The Speech Pathologist II assumes basic leadership roles within the department, demonstrates flexibility, exercises good judgment, problem solving and works collaboratively with colleagues. A Speech Pathologist II participates in department projects or events in an efficient and productive manner. They not only attend educational activities, but also provide in-service education to other staff. At Level II, the Speech Pathologist begins developing the skills to provide student supervision with mentorship of...
VCU Health System Richmond, VA 23219
Jun 10, 2020
Full time
JOB SUMMARY The chief objective of this position: Handle all business functions in an assigned area to include reception, scheduling and registering patients for appointments and/or procedures. Greet patients; secure the appropriate patient information; ensure that registration data is correct and accurate; validate insurance eligibility, enter information into appropriate systems and collects co-pay (if applicable), and assist with financial counseling and financial clearance, as necessary. Provide quality customer service to patient of all ages, their families, visitors, medical staff, clinicians and co-workers. Ensure that everyone is treated courteously, quickly, and with respect. Experience REQUIRED: Previous experience with computers, Microsoft Office software and navigating the Internet. Previous experience keyboarding with the ability to type 40 words per minute Experience PREFERRED Previous work experience in a healthcare setting and knowledge of medical...
VCU Health System Richmond, VA 23219
Jun 10, 2020
Full time
JOB SUMMARY The chief objective of this position: To competently provide and document nutrition care to patients as applicable to practice area. Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire: Registered as a Dietitian (RD) by the Commission on Dietetic Registration of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. May be registry eligible, but must pass the RD exam within in the first 3-6 months of employment in the position. Advancement from Clinical Nutrition I to a Clinical Nutrition II is mandatory by the end of the first year of employment. Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment: Maintenance of Registered Dietitian status with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetic. CPR training for those practicing in the outpatient nutrition clinic Experience REQUIRED: Less than one (1) year of experience providing nutrition care in an acute care setting Experience PREFERRED N/A Education/training REQUIRED:...
VCU Health System Richmond, VA 23219
Jun 10, 2020
Full time
JOB SUMMARY The chief objective of this position: The Clinical Coordinator facilitates patient flow, coordinates activities and communication for the clinical area nursing unit during his/her assigned shift. This person serves as a resource and leader for patients, staff, health care providers, administration and other disciplines. The Clinical Coordinator ensures that patient care is delivered to all patients in an efficient, caring and courteous manner. Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire: Current RN licensure in Virginia or eligible compact state Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment: Current RN licensure in Virginia AHA BLS HCP Certification or equivalent Experience REQUIRED: Minimum of three (3) years of clinical experience Charge Nurse experience or supervisory experience Experience PREFERRED Academic Health Care experience Experience with similar patient population in either...
VCU Health System Richmond, VA 23219
Jun 10, 2020
Part time
JOB SUMMARY The chief objective of this position: To provide direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and the plan of care under the direction of the RN or licensed independent practitioner. Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire: N/A Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment: AHA BLS HCP Certification or equivalent Experience REQUIRED: N/A Experience PREFERRED Acute care experience as a nursing assistant or aide experience Education/training REQUIRED: (Note: work experience may be considered in lieu of credentials not required by law with HR approval. Work experience must be specific to role) Completion of state recognized CNA program; or Completion of first semester junior year in an accredited BSN program dependent upon school curriculum. VCU/MCV BSN students - completion of sophomore year, Nursing 201, 202, 261. Accredited Associate Degree and...