Organizational Overview

Expert nursing care at UVA Health System occurs within a robust care delivery system and a professional practice model that encourages innovation, lifelong learning and leadership to achieve quality outcomes. Our nurses have the vision to imagine the future, the strength of character and the resourcefulness to overcome obstacles and the wisdom to enlist, and inspire others in our quest to achieve our mission.

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Organization: history and population served. Ethnicity of RNs, patients and community …

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CNO’s job description and curriculum vitae …

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Annual reports; quality, patient safety and strategic plans for organization/nursing …

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Administrative and nursing organizational charts. CNO’s relationship to practice areas. …

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Professional development programs and participation in conferences/meetings …

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Learner assessment and plan for the continuing education needs for all nurses …

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Action plan for 80% of nurses obtaining a BSN in nursing by 2020 …

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Professional practice model and care delivery
system …

 


Thomas Jefferson founded UVA’s medical education and patient care program in 1825, but there was no hospital at all until many years later. In the spring of 1901, UVA dedicated its first hospital.

 

 

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Access to the Virginia’s Nursing Practice Act …

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Self-Appraisal tools, peer feedback tools, performance review tools …

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CNO’s participation in credentialing, privileging and evaluating APRNs …

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Policies and procedures: patient privacy, security and confidentiality; patient ethics …

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Policies and procedures: caregiver stress, diversity, rights and confidentiality …

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Policies and procedures: confidential expression of concerns …

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Policies and procedures: unsafe/unprofessional practice or conduct …

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Policies and procedures: interprofessional conflict …

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Description of the infrastructure designed to oversee the quality of patient care …

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Policies and procedures: rights of participants in research …

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Policies and procedures: RN participation in protection of research participants …

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Table of nursing research studies within the past 30 months …