This OPEN CONTINUOUS ANNOUNCEMENT (OCA) is for Alaska VA Health Care System and associated CBOC employees only. Interested candidates should select desired location and specialty upon submission of their application. NOTE: Resumes will only be referred to the hiring manager for consideration as vacancies occur. This posting is for Registered Nurses interested in positions in Inpatient and Outpatient Care within Joint Venture. Including: Inpatient: Emergency Room Medical Surgical Unit Intensive Community Care Outpatient: GI Clinic Neurology Clinic Urology Clinic Cardiology Clinic Case Management/Outpatient Referral Orthopedics Pulmonology The primary responsibilities of this Registered Nurse may vary by assignment. Those duties may include but are not limited to: Responsible and accountable for all elements of the nursing process when providing and/or supervising direct patient care Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates care based on age-specific components Assumes responsibility for the coordination of care focused on patient transition through the continuum of care, patient and family education, patient self-management after discharge, and supporting factors that impact customer satisfaction Considers all characteristics of the individual, including age and life stages, state of health, race and culture, values, and previous experiences Administers medications and procedures per established policies and guidelines Influences care outcomes by collaborating with members of the interdisciplinary team Core elements of performance include knowledge and active participation in unit/program level quality improvement processes and initiatives as well as customer service programs Work Schedule: Varies per Service Line/Department/Unit Compressed/Flexible: May be available per Unit Policy Telework: May be available per Unit Policy Virtual: This is not a virtual position. Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized Permanent Change of Station (PCS): Not Authorized Financial Disclosure Report: Not required Pay Schedule: Salary will be based on locality and associated pay scale. The salary listed in this vacancy is for Full Time employees and will be prorated for Part Time and Intermittent positions. Intermittent Scale: $90,809 - $164,483 (Note: will be prorated and based on hours worked).
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.