Job Overview


Vacancy Identification Number: 1810866

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.

As a VA professional, your opportunities are endless.  With many openings in the multiple functions of VA, you will have a wide range of opportunities and leadership positions 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

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.


Position requires traveling to home-based primary care locations throughout New Jersey.

The incumbent's core functions include: diagnosing and treating acute and chronic health care problems, performing adult care check-ups, and prescribing medication and treatments.  Diagnoses and manages minor trauma including suturing.  Teaches health promotion and disease prevention to patients. The Nurse Practitioner provides clinical care in home settings.

A valid driver's license is required for this position.

Work Schedule:  Full Time, Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm.
Functional Statement Title/#: Nurse Practitioner (Home Based Primary Care)/0000

Travel Required

  • 50% or Greater
  • Position requires traveling throughout New Jersey.

Relocation Authorized

  • No