Inova's mission is to provide world-class healthcare - every time, every touch - 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.
Inova Fairfax Hospital is hiring a full time RN Unit Supervisor for the Acute Pulmonary Unit.
APU is a fast paced, top performing unit with core values of team work, patient advocacy, and excellent patient care. It is our mission to create a positive and supportive work environment for our staff to learn and grow. Our culture encourages staff to function with high standards of critical thinking, autonomy, and respect for the multidisciplinary team. Our specialty patient population includes but is not limited to: COPD, Asthma, Cystic Fibrosis, Pulmonary Fibrosis, Acute respiratory failure, Pre-lung transplant patients, Lung cancer, Sarcoidosis, and Inpatient Hospice patients. Key aspects of our unit that allow us to perform high quality care: Entirely private patient care rooms, Quarterly unit based education (including advanced lung disease processes), Competitive nursing ratios with 3-4:1 both dayshifts and nightshift, Highly trained charge nurses (out of staffing 24/7 as a resource), Highly involved core management team (including our clinical director), unit supervisors, and patient navigators to assist with education and transitional care needs along with CNA and phlebotomy support. Qualities that would make you right for our team: Critical thinking skills, Autonomy, Flexibility, Proactivity, Delegation skills, Eagerness to learn, Compassion, Effective communication skills, and above all a passion for patient care.
We look forward to you joining our team and allowing us to guide you on your journey to become the best clinical nurse you can be. Please see the link below for a patient story about our IHVI staff.
Inova hospitals were once again awarded 'A' grades for the Spring 2020 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades. Our commitment to keeping patients safe, means there's no safer place for you to work.
Inova is well stocked with the best and latest PPE
Strict PPE requirements for all staff and visitors
All team members are trained in the latest screening guidelines
Masks are provided to patients entering our buildings, and offered free to visitors
New safety wayfinding and social distancing signage is installed everywhere
Waiting rooms and registration areas are arranged for social distancing
We deep-clean our facilities nightly; we wipe surfaces and sanitize throughout the day
Hand sanitizer is available everywhere at all times
All team members are required to practice frequent hand washing
Patients with symptoms are immediately directed to separate exam rooms
Covid-19 patients are isolated in dedicated areas
Inova operates drive-through Covid-19 testing sites that are far removed from the main facilities
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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.