Job Overview


Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 1010734

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.

Area of Consideration: Current, permanent RN's at the Canandaigua and/or Rochester Outpatient Clinic

NOTE: Applicant's education and length of nursing practice (experience) will be considered by a Nurse Professional Standards Board in determining the grade and step of the applicant selected.


Duties: Demonstrates knowledge of nursing process through timely completion of physical assessments, health histories, development of a care plan that accurately reflects the assessment of the patient, and the evaluation and follow up of patient outcomes.  Recognizes and incorporates into the plan of care the patient's functional capacity changes, living arrangements, financial resources and support system.  Demonstrates an ability to case manage HBPC clients through the timely completion of screening tools, referrals to other services, coordination of care with VA/Community providers, and assessments and documentation of client/family education.  Supports patient and caregiver through periods of anxiety by allowing discussion and listening to expressions of troubles and difficulties.  In addition, individual assesses patient's health care and educational needs, identifies expected outcomes individualized to the patient, analyzes the assessment data to determine nursing diagnosis, education and other needs and priority problems, develops a plan of care which prescribes interventions/education to attain expected outcomes and implements the interventions/education identified in the plan of care. 

Duty Location: Rochester Outpatient Clinic (ROPC) and/or Canandaigua VAMC

*Please note-appointee may also have to work at Clinton Crossings and the VAMC Canandaigua at Management’s discretion. The selectee is responsible for securing own transportation to the Canandaigua VA Medical Center, the Rochester Outpatient Clinic, and Clinton Crossings.

Tour of Duty: 7:30 am – 4:00 pm. Tour of duty is subject to change based upon program needs. The position requires some Saturdays 8:00 am - 4:30 pm and some Thursday evenings 10:00 am - 6:30pm. Additional nights and weekends are required as part of the position.

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No