UVA Health Orientation
Welcome to UVA Health! We are glad you are here! UVA Health includes a hospital, a Level I Trauma Center, a nationally recognized cancer center and heart center, and primary and specialty clinics throughout Central Virginia plus, a six-floor, 425,000 square-foot Emergency Department tower. We rank among the nation’s top hospitals because our doctors, nurses, and caregivers provide a wide-variety of high quality, specialized care to patients from across Virginia and beyond. No matter what your role, or where you are working, patient-centered care is our priority.
The following groups attend UVA Health Orientation:
- Medical Center Staff - new hires, re-hires, registered nurse travelers, tech travelers and temporary workers hired by Talent Flex for UVA Health work.
- School of Medicine Staff - new hires
- School of Medicine Faculty - research faculty. Note: clinical faculty attend orientation provided by the Clinical Staff Office
- University Physicians Group - new hires, new providers
The session occurs on the first day as a Medical Center employee and on or about the first day as a School of Medicine or University Physicians Group employee. Depending on the role, orientation and training may take up to two weeks or more to complete. Once all required training is completed, employees may also participate in department-specific orientation.