Registered Nurse Fellow - Gynecology

Inova Health System
Pimmit, Virginia
Oct 08, 2021
Dec 07, 2021
Position Type
Full Time
Job Description

The Gynecology Unit at Inova Fairfax hospital is seeking an energetic, service oriented Registered Nurse Fellow (experienced RN interested in changing specialty) to work on a fast-paced medical surgical unit for women ages 18 and up. It is a great opportunity to see a variety of patients and expand fundamental clinical skills!

Inova Fairfax Hospital has been ranked #6 in the nation for Gynecologic care in the annual U.S. News Best Hospitals report!

This position is full-time, night shift - 3 x 12 hour shifts per week, 7:00pm to 7:00am

Inova Fairfax Hospital Women's Center has the largest and most respected gynecologic surgery program in the region. Inova Women's Hospital has been designated as a Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecology by AAGL, the leading association promoting minimally invasive gynecologic surgery. This designation means that both the hospital and the surgeons have undergone a review process and met standards to ensure the efficacy, safety and efficiency of their minimally invasive gynecology capabilities. Inova Women's Hospital offers the region's largest and most respected program for the diagnosis and treatment of pelvic floor disorders. We were the first area hospital to perform many of the minimally invasive procedures that improve women's outcomes while minimizing the impact of these procedures on quality of life.

Procedures On This Unit Include

General Laparoscopic & Robotic Surgery

Gynecology / Oncology Surgery

Urology / Gynecology Surgery

Breast Surgery

Plastics Surgery

General Medicine / Telemetry & Continuous Pulse oximetry Monitoring

Extended Recovery from Outpatient Procedure

Success on this unit = flexibility, organization, time management, teamwork oriented, supportive, service minded, patient centered, and ready for learning!

Inova Fairfax Hospital is Inova's flagship hospital, is an 833-bed, nationally recognized regional medical center serving Northern Virginia and the Washington, DC, metro area. We are consistently ranked among the top healthcare providers in the United States, and we are proud to serve as Northern Virginia's only Level 1 Trauma Center. The hospital has been awarded the National Beacon Award for Critical Care Excellence by American Association of Critical Care. The Inova Fairfax Medical Campus is also home to Inova Children's Hospital, Inova Women's Hospital, and the Inova Heart and Vascular Institute.

The Inova RN Fellow

The RN Fellowship program will develop the necessary clinical skills to practice nursing in a competent manner within a specified service line. The RN Fellow, in an atmosphere of acceptance and support, will learn under the direct supervision of an experienced RN and through various other training formats.

The RN Fellow participates in learning new knowledge, developing new skills, and meeting program objectives to be able to practice in assigned patient care delivery setting utilizing and applying new knowledge. The RN Fellow will be given time to learn, opportunities to practice, and mentoring to imbed the newly learned skills and knowledge.

Communicates effectively with patients and families, team members and medical providers. Creates a collaborative team working environment. Has respect for and understanding of clinical disciplines. Uses a focused, integrated approach toward improving patient outcomes and the patient experience of care delivery.

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Competitive paid time off (PTO) accruals that increases with tenure
  • Seven annual holidays in addition to your PTO
  • Competitive 401k match
  • Educational assistance
  • Relocation assistance available for qualified candidates
  • Free parking for all Inova team members at all Inova locations

A minimum of 6 months of Registered Nurse or RN changing specialty area of practice

Education: BSN or MSN or

If Associates Degree RN-Within 6 months of start date, meet with nurse leader:

Identify which Accredited School the employee plans to attend

Submit a review of transcript from the school indicating the required pre-requisites and timeline for taking the courses

Provide a written plan with anticipated BSN completion date.

Complete BSN within 24 months of start date

BLS for Healthcare Provider Certification from the American Heart Association required

RN licensed, or eligible to practice in the Commonwealth of Virginia as a RN

Proficient in English, strong verbal and written communication skills. Exceptional interpersonal skill and the ability to display a caring demeanor towards others. Proficient computer skills required.

About Us

Inova is Northern Virginia's leading nonprofit healthcare provider. Our mission is to provide world-class healthcare - every time, every touch - 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.

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