Department: Department of Defense
Agency: TRICARE Management Activity
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The Joint Task Force National Capital Region Medical (JTF CapMed) is the future of Military Medicine- a partnership in World Class Medical Healthcare. The Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, the National Intrepid Center of Excellence (NICoE), Fort Belvoir Community Hospital, Dilorenzo Clinic and the Joint Pathology Center, provide world class medical services to the nation's service members and their families.
About the Position:
As a result of sequestration and budget shortfalls, Department of Defense is furloughing most of its employees for some amount of time during fiscal year 2013. An employee in this position MAY be subject to furlough. If applicable, specific information regarding the administrative furlough will be provided to the individual selected for this position.
The Darnall Biomedical Learning Resource Center (DBLRC) serves the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC), a tertiary care academic medical center providing services in over 100 clinics and specialties staffed by more than 8,000 personnel, and encompassing 85 accredited graduate medical and allied health training programs with over 1,500 trainees. The DBLRC consists of a medical library and computer lab. Resources available to WRNMMC include over 6,000 Medical, Dental, Nursing & Allied Health Books, CDs, and DVDs; plus 7,000 online and print journal subscriptions. The incumbent serves as the Clinical Medical Librarian (CML) and promotes evidence-based, patient centered care by assisting, teaching, and supporting health care and research professionals to access WRNMMC evidence-based medicine resources with skill and competence. The CML supports the education, training and continuing professional development of WRNMMC health care personnel across the WRNMMC enterprise. Additionally, the CML promotes and provides clinical librarian services at the point of care/need to WRNMMC clinical teams; offering support to morning report, clinical rounds, house staff, and clinical trainees.
The work requires some physical exertion such as requiring pushing moderately heavy items such as book trucks full of bound Journals and large medical textbooks.
The work involves the everyday risks or discomforts associated with medical libraries. Work area is adequately heated, lighted, and ventilated.
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- Moving expenses are not authorized
- Business travel up to 5% is required