Job Title:REGISTERED NURSE-CARE MANAGER
Department:Department Of Veterans Affairs
Agency:Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Job Announcement Number:VHA-558-13-DU-964941-MP
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|$50,669.00 to $100,704.00 / Per Year|
|Thursday, September 19, 2013 to Thursday, October 10, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Excepted Service Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Morehead City, NC United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|United States Citizens|
Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 964941
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.
How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?
THIS POSITION IS LOCATED AT MOREHEAD CITY CBOC.
The Morehead City CBOC provides primary care, womens health care, mental health and laboratory services for 4,200 veterans in the Morehead City and Coastal North Carolina area. Morehead City consists of Crystal Coast Beaches, including Atlantic Beach, Emerald Isle and the historic city of Beaufort. We are also within commuting distance of the waterfront towns of Washington and New Bern. Morehead City is located approximately 80 miles from Greenville and about 100 miles east of the capital city, Raleigh.
The Registered Nurse within this clinic will function as a primary care nurse in support of the physician or mid-level provider. Duties will include, but not be limited to, oversight of nursing staff, patient intake, documentation, point of care testing and health screening. The RN will assess, triage, take histories and document conditions and concerns for veterans presenting to the clinic in person and via the telephone. The clinical nurse will coordinate care through the health continuum. Patient/health education, health coaching and health promotion are integral functions of the role.
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.
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/ .
Special Employment Consideration: VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply, including those eligible for hiring under 5 CFR 213.3102 (u), Schedule A, Appointments of persons with disabilities(i.e., intellectual disabilities, severe physical disabilities, or psychiatric disabilities), and/or Disabled veterans with a compensable service-connected disability of 30% or more.
NO RELOCATION OR RECRUITMENT INCENTIVES AUTHORIZED.
- U.S. Citizenship
- Full unrestricted Licensure required.
- Must pass pre-employment examination.
- Designated and/or Random Drug Testing required.
- Background and/or Security Investigation required.
- English Language Proficiency required.