UVA Health System

           

UVA Health includes a hospital, level I trauma center, nationally recognized cancer and heart centers and primary and specialty clinics throughout Central Virginia.

Through research and clinical trials, we stay at the leading edge of the treatments we offer.

We rank among the nation’s top hospitals because our doctors, nurses and caregivers make every effort to push the envelope of healthcare.

UVA Health consists of:

Full time, Full Time
 
UVA Health System Charlottesville, VA, USA
Under the supervision of the Faculty Advisor and the Laboratory Manager the Section Leader is responsible for planning maintaining and monitoring all of the functions within a defined scope of testing within the department including ensuring that the department meets all standards set forth by CAP TJC CMS and AABB. Maintains procedures and equipment for specified area of departmental testing. Maintains compliance with all standards set forth by relative accrediting agencies. Ensures appropriate instrument/equipment quality control performance and maintenance. Maintains appropriate inventories and effectively manages use of supplies and reagents. Performs laboratory procedures. In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned. Position Compensation Range: $28.96 - $46.34 Hourly MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Clinical Laboratory Scientist Education: Associate's or...

Full time, Full Time
 
UVA Health System Charlottesville, VA, USA
Dr. Ukpong Eyo in the Department of Neuroscience at the University of Virginia and Center for Brain Immunology and Glia seeks a motivated and detail-oriented Laboratory Manager to perform and assist with laboratory management and experimental procedures. The individual is required to provide oversight of complex lab environments and be responsible for directing the technical activities of assigned lab research. They will be expected to coordinate the activities of multiple, complex projects and supervise staff. They will be responsible for making decisions related to laboratory operations and personnel, including quality control, ordering of supplies, compliance with regulations, budget priorities, long-range planning, keep employees abreast of current changes and standards, ensure that lab personnel maintain current knowledge of lab techniques, procedures, and equipment operation, and development and implementation of lab policies. In addition to managing complex...

Full time, Full Time
 
UVA Health System Charlottesville, VA, USA
Prepares and delivers medications to patients and/or nursing units under the direct supervision of a licensed pharmacist/licensed independent practitioner. Demonstrates the ability to competently work in different (omit) general and specialized areas of pharmacy practice. Demonstrates the ability to competently work in general and specialized areas of pharmacy practice. Participates in the training of new employees. Fills and delivers medications under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist/licensed independent practitioner. Policies and procedures are followed consistently. Ensures adequate supplies are available for continuous patient care. Triages and escalates any questions or issues outside the pharmacy technician scope of practice to the staff pharmacist or supervisor as needed. Uses appropriate systems for processing of patient information. Ensures quality assurance is maintained according to departmental and legal requirements. Operates pharmacy equipment...

Part time, Part Time
 
UVA Health System Charlottesville, VA, USA
Responsible for performing complex procedures for clinical diagnostic purposes. Conducts advanced technical and operational problem-solving. Serves as a team leader operations supervisor of the day and a mentor to new and current employees. Performs Quality Control (QC) and complex patient testing, develops skills and maintains competency in routine, “specials” and assigned laboratory areas Correctly uses supplies and reagents and assists in inventory management Performs advanced equipment Trouble-shooting and maintenance responsibilities. Serves as a team leader. Initiates activities associated with quality, safety and compliance programs. Serves as expert for analytical and technical questions and problems. Serves as a trainer role model and mentor for staff and healthcare professional students. In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned. Position Compensation Range: $27.29 - $43.66 Hourly MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Education:...

Part time, Part Time
 
UVA Health System Charlottesville, VA, USA
They contributes independently to an interdisciplinary approach to patient care service delivery across the continuum of care. A therapist at this level demonstrates effective leadership and functions consistently and autonomously in this role. They solves problems and achieves results quickly by virtue of their broad knowledge of institutional resources. They are an experienced clinician who is recognized for knowledge and skills by their peers. They complete administrative and clinical projects as assigned by supervisory staff. They help negotiate the health care system to maximize the delivery of quality care and to minimize cost of patient care service. Performs physical therapy examinations according to professional standards and departmental policy. Demonstrates knowledge of intervention options and executes a program of skilled physical therapy intervention. Actively participates in professional growth of self and others. Actively participates in quality...

Full time, Full Time
 
UVA Health System Charlottesville, VA, USA
Under the supervision of the Faculty Advisor and the Laboratory Manager the Section Leader is responsible for planning maintaining and monitoring all of the functions within a defined scope of testing within the department including ensuring that the department meets all standards set forth by CAP TJC CMS and AABB. Maintains procedures and equipment for specified area of departmental testing. Maintains compliance with all standards set forth by relative accrediting agencies. Ensures appropriate instrument/equipment quality control performance and maintenance. Maintains appropriate inventories and effectively manages use of supplies and reagents. Performs laboratory procedures. In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned. Position Compensation Range: $28.96 - $46.34 Hourly MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Clinical Laboratory Scientist Education: Associate's or...

Full time, Full Time
 
UVA Health System Charlottesville, VA, USA
Responsible for performing routine to complex diagnostic and therapeutic technical procedures in the MRI department under the direction of a physician. Performs quality assurance checks on equipment and procedure areas. Ensures proper safety standards are met. Operates required equipment necessary to produce scans using established guidelines and MRI protocols. Properly identifies and explains procedure to patient. Starts IV access according to standard procedure and injects media under the direction of a physician. Prepares and positions patient for procedure by using established MRI protocols to achieve the highest quality image. Instructs students and residents and performs preceptor duties when necessary. Assists in maintaining supply inventory. In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned. Position Compensation Range: $30.13 - $48.21 Hourly MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Education: Graduate of a JRC accredited program in...

Full time, Full Time
 
UVA Health System Charlottesville, VA, USA
Participates in a variety of patient care and non-patient care duties involved in the planning and administration of radiation therapy to patients. Fabricates treatment aids and immobilization devices and performs simulation/AcQsim procedures. Collects analyzes and interprets data and performs quality checks. Performs radiation treatment delivery. Instructs students. Ensures patient and employee safety and communicates effectively. Participates in educational activities and staff meetings and ensures certification. In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned. Position Compensation Range: $33.94 - $54.30 Hourly MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Education: Graduate of an accredited Radiation Therapy Program Experience: No experience required Licensure: Certified to practice in Radiation Therapy by the American Registry of Radiological Technologists (ARRT) required. American Heart Association (AHA) Health Care Provider BLS...

Full time, Full Time
 
UVA Health System United States
The ECMO Specialist performs those functions necessary for the support treatment measurement and/or supplementation of the cardiopulmonary and/or circulatory system of the patient through utilization of the ECMO policies and procedures. The ECMO Specialist performs advanced technical work in the selection preparation operation and maintenance of the ECMO circuitry and ancillary equipment. The ECMO Specialist is responsible for the knowledge operation and maintenance of a wide variety of technical ECMO equipment and for close cooperation with the attending physician in extra-corporeal practices. Prepares for Cases. Manages the equipment and supply maintenance. Preparation of ECMO support.Performs those functions necessary for the support treatment measurement and/or supplementation of the cardiopulmonary and/or circulatory system of the patient. Provides for safe environment and delivery of care. Completes didactic and clinical components of ECMO training...

Part time, Part Time
 
UVA Health System Charlottesville, VA, USA
They contributes independently to an interdisciplinary approach to patient care service delivery across the continuum of care. A therapist at this level demonstrates effective leadership and functions consistently and autonomously in this role. They solves problems and achieves results quickly by virtue of their broad knowledge of institutional resources. They are an experienced clinician who is recognized for knowledge and skills by their peers. They complete administrative and clinical projects as assigned by supervisory staff. They help negotiate the health care system to maximize the delivery of quality care and to minimize cost of patient care service. Performs physical therapy examinations according to professional standards and departmental policy. Demonstrates knowledge of intervention options and executes a program of skilled physical therapy intervention. Actively participates in professional growth of self and others. Actively participates in quality...

Full time, Full Time
 
UVA Health System Charlottesville, VA, USA
The Systems Genetics laboratory of Dr. Mete Civelek (​ www.civeleklab.org ​) located at the Center for Public Health Genomics and Department of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Virginia is looking for a laboratory specialist. The lab specialist provides administrative and experimental support for the ongoing work on dissecting pathways which lead to increased susceptibility to cardiometabolic disorders. We use genetics, molecular biology, and bioinformatics to understand how genomic loci associated with cardiometabolic traits function at the molecular level and as part of a network of other genes to regulate vascular wall and adipose tissue cells. The work is done in mouse models, human and mouse cell lines. The lab specialist acts as the Network Coordinator of an International Network of Excellence Award funded by the Leducq Foundation. This award is focused on sex differences in atherosclerosis and consist of seven independent laboratories in American and...

Full time, Full Time
 
UVA Health System Charlottesville, VA, USA
The University of Virginia's Department of Student Health, Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) is seeking to hire a full-time mental health professional for the position of Staff Psychotherapist – Embedded at the Batten School of Public Policy. This position will provide triage assessment, diagnostic and developmental evaluations, brief treatment (individual, couple or group therapy) and referral assistance for students at Batten. The Staff Psychotherapist also serves as a consultant to Batten faculty, staff, parents, students, and other community members seeking assistance in addressing students’ psychological concerns. Staff Psychotherapists provide individual and group counseling and psychotherapy, crisis intervention, and clinical consultation. They manage outreach initiatives and programming. They conduct clinical interviews to obtain a comprehensive patient overview and discuss educational history, physical and mental health issues, social factors, substance...

Full time, Full Time
 
UVA Health System Charlottesville, VA, USA
Collects quality specimens for laboratory analysis and performs a variety of patient care and administrative support functions under the supervision of Medical Center professionals in an inpatient or outpatient setting. Performs blood collection using a variety of techniques to ensure minimal discomfort to the patient. Provides a high standard of customer service while maintaining workflow. Verifies patient identification in accordance with Medical Center Policy with any intervention. Collects laboratory specimen with accuracy and timeliness as indicated by ordering and lab testing priorities. Documents all information related to specimens collected in accordance with departmental policy. Assist with specimen processing and handling in accordance with policy and procedure. Assist with entering lab orders in the electronic information systems. Assist with quality assurance functions and compliance. Adheres to Standard Precaution procedures. Provides for a safe...

Full time, Full Time
 
UVA Health System Charlottesville, VA, USA
Responsible for performing patient assessment preparation and monitoring for electrodiagnostic surgical procedures following established clinical guidelines. Operates maintains and troubleshoots associated medical devices/equipment. Functions in the EEG Lab EMG Lab Epilepsy Monitoring Unit and various ICU settings (NNICU & PICU). Mon - Fri 0800-1630. Ascertains patient procedural specifications. Prepares patient. Performs baseline studies and monitors patient status. Prepares monitors and troubleshoots procedure equipment. Communicates with healthcare team members. Maintains proper inventories and correctly uses supplies and reagents. In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned. Position Compensation Range: $22.39 - $35.82 Hourly MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Education: High School or Equivalent required. Bachelors of Science Degree is preferred. Experience: 2 years' experience in patient environment, preferably with a...

Full time, Full Time
 
UVA Health System Charlottesville, VA, USA
Responsible for conducting face to face sessions with patients in order to complete thorough assessments develop treatment plans and provide supportive counseling crisis intervention and brief therapy. Provides clinical services (caseload can consist of inpatients as well as family members on an individual couples and family basis). Provides direct social work service to patients and families and/or patients by providing assistance with social and practical environmental problems. Provides emotional support to patients and families of patients who may exhibit feelings of anxiety and stress precipitated by illness and hospitalization. Conducts interventions based on needs identified during initial assessment. Advocates for patient and family wishes when appropriate. Provides emotional support to patient and family during hospitalization. Educates patient and family on the intent of the intervention as needed. Informs care team patient and family of anticipated...

Full time, Full Time
 
UVA Health System Charlottesville, VA, USA
$10,000 in sign on incentive is available for new hires! The Emergency Department Clinical Social Worker is responsible for conducting face to face meetings with patients and families in order to complete assessments and provide appropriate interventions. Responsible for serving populations with a variety of clinical needs and who have needs related to health impairments chronic illness trauma death and dying marriage and family dysfunction mental health and behavioral health issues and substance abuse. Works with victims of intimate partner violence abuse neglect or exploitation and facilitate the identification and implementation of healthy boundaries and effective communication techniques. Works with patients and team members in an effort to maximize patients’ potential for the healthiest coping responses to their challenging situation including timely and safe discharge plans. Based on overall assessment and summary of patients and family needs makes appropriate...

Full time, Full Time
 
UVA Health System Charlottesville, VA, USA
Clinical Social Worker is responsible for conducting face to face sessions with patients in order to complete thorough assessments develop treatment plans and provide supportive counseling crisis intervention and brief therapy. Provides clinical services (caseload can consist of inpatients as well as family members on an individual couples and family basis). Responsible for serving populations with a variety of clinical needs particularly psychological stress related to health impairments chronic illness trauma death and dying marriage and family dysfunction as well as substance abuse. Works with victims of intimate partner violence abuse or exploitation and facilitate the identification and implementation of healthy boundaries and effective communication techniques. Works with patients and team members in an effort to maximize patients’ potential for the healthiest coping responses to their challenging situation including timely and safe discharge plans. Based on...

Full time, Full Time
 
UVA Health System Charlottesville, VA, USA
$10,000 SIGN ON AVAILABLE Clinical Social Worker is responsible for conducting face to face sessions with patients in order to complete thorough assessments develop treatment plans and provide supportive counseling crisis intervention and brief therapy. Provides clinical services (caseload can consist of inpatients as well as family members on an individual couples and family basis). Responsible for serving populations with a variety of clinical needs particularly psychological stress related to health impairments chronic illness trauma death and dying marriage and family dysfunction as well as substance abuse. Works with victims of intimate partner violence abuse or exploitation and facilitate the identification and implementation of healthy boundaries and effective communication techniques. Works with patients and team members in an effort to maximize patients’ potential for the healthiest coping responses to their challenging situation including timely and safe...

Part time, Part Time
 
UVA Health System Charlottesville, VA, USA
This LCSW position is embedded in the UVA Emily Couric Cancer Center. This Social Worker will assist and support patients receiving treatment in the Hematology Clinic primarily and provide support for Social Work Team connected to other Cancer Center clinics. Responsible for conducting face to face sessions with patients in order to complete thorough assessments develop treatment plans and provide supportive counseling crisis intervention and brief therapy. Provides clinical services (caseload can consist of inpatients as well as family members on an individual couples and family basis). Provides direct social work service to patients and families and/or patients by providing assistance with social and practical environmental problems. Provides emotional support to patients and families of patients who may exhibit feelings of anxiety and stress precipitated by illness and hospitalization. Conducts interventions based on needs identified during initial assessment....

Part time, Part Time
 
UVA Health System Charlottesville, VA, USA
Clinical Social Worker is responsible for conducting face to face sessions with patients in order to complete thorough assessments develop treatment plans and provide supportive counseling crisis intervention and brief therapy. Provides clinical services (caseload can consist of inpatients as well as family members on an individual couples and family basis). Responsible for serving populations with a variety of clinical needs particularly psychological stress related to health impairments chronic illness trauma death and dying marriage and family dysfunction as well as substance abuse. Works with victims of intimate partner violence abuse or exploitation and facilitate the identification and implementation of healthy boundaries and effective communication techniques. Works with patients and team members in an effort to maximize patients’ potential for the healthiest coping responses to their challenging situation including timely and safe discharge plans. Based on...

Full time, Full Time
 
UVA Health System Charlottesville, VA, USA
The Department of Pediatrics at the University of Virginia (UVA) School of Medicine seeks applicants for a Laboratory Specialist Intermediate or Senior to support the laboratory of Michael E. Engel, MD, PhD, Chief of the Division and Vice Chair for Research. The Engel laboratory is dedicated to understanding the molecular pathogenesis of childhood cancers with the goals of translating discoveries forward to benefit patients and backward to reveal fundamental underpinnings of human health and disease. The ideal candidate will possess a combination of strong technical and organizational skills, to enable both our scientific and programmatic goals while managing day-to-day laboratory operations. The Engel lab is housed in Medical Research Building 4 (MR4) on the UVA campus. Our laboratory culture is characterized by core values of service, ownership, accountability and excellence. Our mission is to reveal the molecular foundations of complex biology that is clinically...

Full time, Full Time
 
UVA Health System Charlottesville, VA, USA
Interventional Radiology Tech leading to the diagnosis and treatment of congenital and acquired organ and vascular disease. Responsible for performing routine to complex diagnostic and therapeutic technical procedures in the Angio-Interventional radiology or Neuroradiology service. Efficiently and effectively provides procedural support for a variety of patient procedures. Operates imaging system for special procedures. Applies appropriate measures in order to minimize radiation exposure to self, patients, employees and others. Responsible for achieving quality assurance measures and requirements. Image QA is less than 5% error rate. Responsible for maintaining inventory. Successfully participates in continuing education. In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned. Position Compensation Range: $31.35 - $50.16 Hourly MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Education: Graduate of an accredited program in Radiography required;...

Full time, Full Time
 
UVA Health System Charlottesville, VA, USA
Lab and Research Technician 1 employees focus on performing routine research tasks and developing skills. They assume routine to moderately complex technical support for research projects. Work is routine and can be performed with some degree of independence when following established protocols and procedures. Lab and Research Technician 1 employees perform tasks as assigned by supervisor. The Department of Biology is hiring a Lab and Research Technician in the Gibson lab at the University of Virginia to assist with ongoing projects in the lab. The Gibson lab (coevolving.org) at the University of Virginia studies the evolutionary ecology and genetics of host-parasite interactions with the goal of understanding how organisms adapt to rampant uncertainty – uncertainty in the species and strain of parasite a host might encounter and uncertainty in the environment in which that encounter will unfold. Our research primarily makes use of the fabulous experimental tools and resources...

Full time, Full Time
 
UVA Health System Charlottesville, VA, USA
Responsible for performing patient assessment preparation and monitoring for electrodiagnostic surgical procedures following established clinical guidelines. Operates maintains and troubleshoots associated medical devices/equipment. Functions in the EEG Lab EMG Lab Epilepsy Monitoring Unit and various ICU settings (NNICU & PICU). Shift Needed (may change based on need): 4, 10 hour shifts 1:30PM to 12AM, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday Ascertains patient procedural specifications. Prepares patient. Performs baseline studies and monitors patient status. Prepares monitors and troubleshoots procedure equipment. Communicates with healthcare team members. Maintains proper inventories and correctly uses supplies and reagents. In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned. Position Compensation Range: $21.52 - $33.36 Hourly MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Education: High School or Equivalent required. Bachelors of Science Degree is...