Department: Department Of Veterans Affairs
Agency: Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
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San Diego, CA United StatesView Map
Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 861744
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 Same day Access Nurse Practitioner, Primary Care.
The Nurse Practitioner works collaboratively with many disciplines to provide care, including physicians, pharmacists, registered nurses, licensed vocational nurses, dietitians, social workers, clerical and administrative staff, community agencies and others as appropriate. The NP executes position responsibilities that demonstrate leadership, experience & creative approaches to management of complex client care. The NP executes responsibilities that demonstrates leadership, experience, and creative approaches to management of complex patient care.
The NP 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.
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.