Job Title:Registered Nurse
Department:Department Of Veterans Affairs
Agency:Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Job Announcement Number:VHA-NV-539-Afi-905425
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|$45,985.00 to $91,872.00 / Per Year|
|Friday, June 07, 2013 to Wednesday, June 26, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Excepted Service Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Cincinnati, OH United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|All groups of qualified individuals|
Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 905425
Applicant's education and length of nursing practice (experience) will be considered by a Nurse Professional Standards Board in determining the grade and salary of the applicant selected.
One (1.0) FTE Registered Nurse (RN) position is available in the Mental Health Care Line (MHCL). This position is located in the Residential Rehabilitation Treatment Program (SARRTP) within the Substance Use & Dependence Program (SUDEP). The incumbent will be directly responsible to the Nurse Manager of SUDEP and provide psychiatric nursing care to a wide variety of clients with DSM-IV diagnoses, including many patients with dual-diagnoses, complex psycho-social and behavioral issues, which requires specialized treatment plans. In addition, provide and participate in group therapy, educational groups and 1:1 patient counseling. Registered Nurses are responsible and accountable for all elements of the nursing process when providing and/or supervising direct patient care. The RN is responsible for medication administration and day to day management of the safe medication program per established policies and guidelines.
WORK SCHEDULE: Administrative hours and off tours. M ust be flexible to work weekends and holidays and adjust work schedule to accommodate patient and/or program needs.
Additional vacancies may be filled from this announcement.
At the Cincinnati VA Medical Center, our duty is to make sure Veterans receive the finest health care available within our resources. We are devoted to providing primary healthcare, specialized care, and mental health service to Veterans whom reside within a 50 mile radius of the Medical Center serving veterans in the states of Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana. For more information, please visit our web site. http://www.cincinnati.va.gov/
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
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) needs mental health professionals who possess the energy, compassion, and commitment to serve those who serve our Country. Whatever the job title, every position in VA will give you a chance to make a meaningful and personal contribution to the lives of truly special and deserving people - our Veterans.
If you are transitioning from the military or a Veteran already, we invite you to explore the benefits of continuing your career at the VA. The VA is committed to hiring Veterans.
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/ .
Relocation expenses are not authorized.
- U.S. Citizenship
- Full unrestricted Licensure, Certification, or Registration required.
- Must pass pre-employment requirements.
- Please refer to the REQUIRED DOCUMENTS section of this posting.
- English Language Proficiency required.
- Graduate of an NLNAC of CCNE Accredited School of Professional Nursing.