Job Overview

Summary

Vacancy ID Number (VIN):  1202733

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.

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. 

VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply.  The health related positions in VA are covered by Title 38, and are not covered by the Schedule A excepted appointment authority.

Relocation Expenses: Relocation expenses are not authorized for this position.

A 12.25% Cost of Living Allowance* (COLA) for Honolulu, Hawaii is in addition to the stated salary range.

*COLA is subject to change without notice. 

Duties

The Nurse Practitioner, Home Based Primary Care (HBPC), is a registered, professional nurse practitioner (APRN) who provides care at home to a clinically and psychosocially complex population of chronically ill or severly disabled veteras of the Pacific Islands Health Care System (PIHCS).  This position is assigned to the Maui Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC).

The Home Based Primary Care NP is responsible for assessment, planning, coordinated provisions, and evalulation of individual treatment plans for patients receiving care from the HBPC program of the PIHCS.  The NP is an important member of the interdisciplinary HBPC team providing care to patients admitted to the program. 

Travel Required

  • 75% or Greater
  • Travel will be required to go to the Neighboring Islands of Lanai and Molokai, as well as around the Island of Maui

Relocation Authorized

  • No