Job Overview

Summary

Vacancy Identification Number (VIN):   884304

Tour of Duty:  Monday- Friday 7:00-3:30 PM with 24/7 Call on Rotating Basis. 

Selections may be made anytime during the vacancy opening and the position may close anytime, if a selection is made.

This announcement has been amended to extend announcement closing date and to include recruitment and /or relocation incentives may be authorized for highly qualified candidates.

Our mission:  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.

 YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE

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/.  

As a VA nurse anesthetist, 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.

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.

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

Duties

Duties will include, but are not limited to:  pre-anesthesia, peri-anesthesia, and post-anesthesia care in outpatient and inpatient setting under the medical direction of an Anesthesiologist; administration of general anesthesia, spinal anesthesia, epidural anesthesia, and regional anesthesia in collaboration with the Anesthesiologist; perform thorough pre/peri/post anesthesia assessments and develop individualized anesthesia patient care plans. Responsible for in house call 24/7 on a rotating basis.