Sheridan VA Community Based Outpatient Clinic is hiring an Intermittent Staff Nurse to assist in providing excellent patient care for our Veterans in an outpatient setting. Staff Nurse is responsible to deliver fundamental, knowledge-based care to assigned patients while developing technical competencies. This position may entail other assigned duties and assigned travel of less then 25% of the time. BLS Certified is preferred COVID vaccination clinic for patients and staff of the facility along with possible travel to Community Based Outpatient Clinics. Provide COVID test clinic as needed. Providing a full range of nursing care to patients with a variety of physical and/or behavior problems. Patients who range in age from adults (18-64) and adults (65+) with common medical conditions. Must be able to use sound judgment to prioritize work assignment based on patient needs, prioritizing patients according to urgent needs. Functions independently in the complex environment and must be able to adapt to the constant changing environment. Collaborates with members of the multi-disciplinary team in assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating patient care. Collaborates with physicians and ancillary services in planning and implementing the patient's plan of care. Demonstrates knowledge and competencies in technical and operational knowledge in nursing, able to adhere to unit-based protocols, with the ability to apply these skills in the clinical setting. The RN must complete and demonstrate knowledge of mandatory and annual competencies for equipment and procedures Treats all Veterans, families, and other healthcare providers with dignity and respect. Listens to and acknowledges Veteran and family perspectives and choices. Veteran and family knowledge, values, beliefs, and cultural backgrounds are incorporated into the planning and delivery of care in a non-judgmental, non-discriminatory manner Work Schedule: 0730- 4:00 PM (Intermittent Hours) Telework schedules: are not authorized for this position Virtual work schedules: are not authorized for this position Functional Statement Title/#: RN 000000 (Intermittent Position) Status: Not currently covered by Bargaining Unit Relocation / Recruitment Incentives: ARE NOT authorized for these positions Relocation Expenses: PCS ARE NOT authorized for these positions Educational Debt Reimbursement Program (EDRP) is not available for this position Financial Disclosure Report: Not required Strongly Encourage all applicants to submit this form with their application VA Form 10-2850a - Application for Nurses and Nurse Anesthetists can be found at: http://www.va.gov/vaforms/search_action.asp?FormNo=2850&tkey=&Action=Search.
Internal Number: 599522200
About Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
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.