The interview date for the October 2023 is set for October 18, 2023.

The CCL Calendar provides the dates for future cycles.

UVA Health University Medical Center

NPGO Clinical Career Ladder

The purpose of the CCL is to promote individual growth as a professional nurse according to personal goals and stage of demonstrated nursing practice. The CCL encourages behaviors and activities that support the achievement of organizational goals. We are committed to evolving the CCL to meet the needs of the nursing organization and is continuously evaluated consistent with organizational commitment to continuous improvement

Strategic Goal Alignment:

RN Engagement

RN Retention


Theoretical Framework: Patricia Benner- From Novice to Expert

Format: Behavioral Based

CCL Clinician behaviors are based on the ANA Scope and Standards of Practice (4th ed.) and 2015 ANA Code of Ethics for Nurses with Interpretive Statements and organized into categories aligned with the UVA Nursing Professional Practice Model.


    Congratulations to our most recent advancees from 2023 Cycle 6 (September cycle).
    Effective date of advancement for these team members is October 1, 2023.


    Katelyn Gower, Pantops Oncology Clinic

    Kiara Quarles, PACU


    Sarah Beverly, PETC

    Sarah Hartsock, Continuum Home Health

    Benjamin Heltzel, Staffing Resource Office

    Leah Sibert, Endoscopy

    Liza Wayland, MICU