Build your career by joining the growing support staff at one of the nation’s leading healthcare systems.

Being part of a healthcare team doesn’t always require advanced training or degrees. All it takes are a compassionate heart and a desire to help your community. At UVA Health, everyone is part of a caring team and every step you take can lead you to advance your career. With just a high school diploma, you can begin your journey at UVA Health in our hospital or various clinics with support staff roles in the following areas:

Transport Staff

Patients, visitors and staff rely on our transportation team to safely deliver people and equipment across our campuses. The transport staff makes a huge difference in our ability to care for people in roles such as:

  • Patient Transportation
  • Transit Bus Drivers
  • Transporter Specialists (UVA helps attain the necessary CDL)
Patient Registration Staff
Known as Access Associates, they help patients find and schedule the care they need, navigate complicated insurance questions and provide the tools they need to ensure an optimal care experience. Access Associate positions are available throughout our system in hospital, clinic and outpatient office locations. Other available roles:
  • Access Associate Senior
  • Access Associate Lead
Administrative Staff

The administrative teams are the backbone of our clinics and offices. They ensure that documentation, schedules and electronic records are maintained. Establish or enhance your computer, people and database management skills in roles such as:

  • Administrative Assistant
  • Administrative Specialists
  • Resource Clerk
  • Office Coordinator
Call Center Staff

Help navigate patients, families and community members to the right resources to assist them with their inquiries and needs. Our call center staff is the first resource for our services. Build or expand upon your customer service, interpersonal communication, computer and problem-solving skills in roles such as:

  • Call Center Resources
  • Call Center Phone Representative
Patient Care Staff

Many of our nurses and healthcare staff begin their healthcare career journey as a member of the patient care staff in our hospital and ambulatory care centers. Develop on-the-job experience working directly with patients, care teams and medical treatment devices in roles such as:

  • Certified Nurse Assistant
  • Medical Assistant
  • Patient Care Assistant
  • Patient Care Technician
  • Patient Companion
Patient and transport team member
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