This position is eligible for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP), a student loan payment reimbursement program. You must meet specific individual eligibility requirements in accordance with VHA policy and submit your EDRP application within four months of appointment. Approval, award amount (up to $200,000) and eligibility period (one to five years) are determined by the VHA Education Loan Repayment Services program office after complete review of the EDRP application. Learn more This is an open continuous announcement; applicants will be reviewed and referred on a bi-weekly basis; the announcement will remain open until the positions are filled. The first cut-off for consideration will be June 29, 2021. Work Schedule: Various tours; Rotating 12 Hour Shifts Financial Disclosure Report: Not required Duties: - The Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for applying the nursing process to the care of veteran patients. - Assure appropriate documentation reflects assessment of patient needs, interdisciplinary treatment plans, clinical interventions, and evaluation of patients' responses to treatments. - Deliver fundamental, knowledge-based care to individual and groups of patients with technical competence in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act and VA standards of practice. - Provide direct nursing care to individual and groups of patients under the guidance and direction of the Nurse Manager with a team nursing model. - Document observations, assessments, and changes in patient's condition; collaborate with health team members to facilitate positive patient care outcomes; provide full range of nursing care to patients with a variety of physical and/or behavior problems - Accurate usage of emergency/resuscitative equipment.
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.