Job Overview

Summary

Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 881333

 

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.

WHO WE ARE

We are people who take great pride and deep satisfaction in providing America's veterans with the best clinical care, the most innovative technology, and the most comprehensive array of benefits America has to offer.

 

In Indianapolis, it's so easy to do so much offering big-city amenities in a convenient, easy-to-navigate package wrapped in a friendly, inviting atmosphere.
 
The nation's 13th largest city has gone through a dramatic revitalization and a stunning renaissance that makes it a different place than it was just a decade ago. Indy is the perfect balance of cosmopolitan style and small-town charm that makes it a successful destination for leisure travel, conventions and group tours, catering to more than 21 million visitors a year.
 

 

VA professionals feel good about their careers and their ability to balance work and home life. VA offers generous paid time off and a variety of predictable and flexible scheduling opportunities.  

 

For more information on the Department of Veterans Affairs, go to http://www.vacareers.va.gov/

 

 

A vacancy exists for a Registered Nurse for Same Day Surgery (outpatient surgery). The shift is 6:00am -2:30pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday and 7:00am - 3:30pm, on Wednesday.  Shift flexibility is required. This department is open from 5:30a-6:30p.

 

Special Employment Consideration: VA encourage persons with disabilities to apply. 

 

SALARY RANGE:  Applicant's education and experience will be reviewed by a Professional Standards Board in determining the grade and salary of the applicant selected. The recommended salary may be at any point in the range listed for this vacancy.

Duties

  1. Assessment and discharge planning.
  2. Preoperative work up for ambulatory surgery patients.

  3.  Patient and family teaching regarding pertinent procedures, discharge planning, medications, and disease

     processes.

  4.  Phase II recovery of surgical post operative patients.