Registered Nurse Manager - VA Community Care Section, Integrated Access Service
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Location: Fort Thomas, Kentucky
Internal Number: 622702500
The Cincinnati VA Medical Center is seeking a well-qualified Registered Nurse to serve as Nurse Manager in the VA Community Care Section of Integrated Access Service. The Nurse Manager is directly responsible and accountable for supervising clinical and administrative staff as well as providing oversight for all aspects of the Community Care Program. This position is located at our Ft. Thomas, KY location. The Nurse Manager will provide supervision to two subsections of VA Community Care: Consult Care Team and Community Care Transitions. The Consult Care Team provides coordination of community care consults for medical, surgical, mental health and other categories of care for eligible Veterans. The Community Care Transitions Team provides coordination of skilled and non-skilled home health care for eligible Veterans. In addition, the Community Care Transitions subsection includes the Transfer Center which is responsible for acute and subacute care inter-facility transfers as well as clinical and administrative tracking of patients in community hospitals. The VA Community Care Nurse Manager demonstrates leadership, experience, and creative approaches to management of complex client care. The Nurse Manger: Is responsible and accountable for supervising staff in the VA Community Care section and providing both clinical and administrative oversight of the Community Care Program. Must have experience of successful clinical practice in medical/surgical, critical care, psychiatric care, emergency room, or primary care/ambulatory care nursing. Must have demonstrated skill in public relations, excellent communication skills, sound clinical judgment, and strong computer skills. Must have demonstrated knowledge of the VA Healthcare System, as well as Medical Center and Nursing Service policies and procedures. Works collaboratively with staff at all levels throughout the Medical Center, other VA facilities, and community facilities. The Nurse Manager is under the supervision of the Chief Nurse, and reports to Integrated Access Service. Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm Telework: Not Available Virtual: This is not a virtual position. Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized Permanent Change of Station (PCS): Not Authorized Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
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.