Job Title:Registered Nurse, Care Coordinator OEF-OIF
Department:Department Of Veterans Affairs
Agency:Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Job Announcement Number:VHA-664-13-ELK-835598
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|$65,555.00 to $130,846.00 / Per Year|
|Monday, February 04, 2013 to Thursday, February 14, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Excepted Service Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
San Diego County, CA United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|United States Citizens|
Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 835598
To fulfill President Lincoln's promise "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans.
How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?
VHA provides patient centered care, delivered by engaged, collaborative teams in an integrated environment that supports learning and continuous improvement. The Veterans experience and health outcomes are improved with an emphasis on prevention through healing relationships in an optimal healing environment.
We are seeking new team members interested in working in this environment. We are looking for team members that possess high energy, a strong work ethic, integrity, who are kind and empathetic, have a sense of humor, and who enjoy working for a collaborative, team-oriented system. The team member must be willing to build customer confidence by professional dress and demeanor.
We invite you to apply to become part of a team of professionals engaged in promoting positive organizational change to improve business outcomes and create a positive healthcare experience for patients, families, and caregivers.
As a VA professional nurse, your opportunities are endless. With many openings in the multiple functions of VA, you will have a wide range of opportunities at your fingertips. Not only is it the largest, most technologically advanced integrated health care system in the nation, but we also provide many other services to Veterans through the Benefits Administration and National Cemeteries.
All supporting documents must be received by the closing date.
YOU MUST INCLUDE A COMPLETED (PAGES 1-4) VA FORM 10-2850A IN YOUR APPLICATION PACKAGE TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS VACANCY.
The VA San Diego Healthcare System (VASDHS) in the La Jolla, CA main hospital has one (1) permanent full-time vacancy for a Registered Nurse, Care Coordinator OEF-OIF.
The OEF-OIF care management program is built on a patient and family centered approach to care, and delivered by an interdisciplinary team of professionals with specialized knowledge in managing patients with complex care needs. This involves acting as the lead case manager for emerging medical, psychosocial, or rehabilitation problems, managing the continuum of care, care coordination, acting as patient and family advocates and assessing clinical outcomes and satisfaction. The Nurse Care Coordinator oversees the plan of care for those Veterans and active duty (referrals) with complex physical/medical conditions.
The Care Coordinator OEF-OIF Nurse works a full-time, 40 hours per week Monday through Friday schedule. Working overtime, evenings, weekends, and holidays are required to meet patient care needs.
BSN and a minimum of two years current experience in case management of complex traumatic injuries preferred.
Salary to be determined by the Nurse Professional Standard Board, based on education, experience and specialty qualifications.
Special Employment Consideration: VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply.
For more information on the Department of Veterans Affairs, go to http://www.vacareers.va.gov/
- U.S. Citizenship
- Full unrestricted Licensure, Certification, or Registration required.
- Must pass pre-employment examination.
- Designated and/or Random Drug Testing required.
- Background and/or Security Investigation required.
- English Language Proficiency required.