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    The Veterans Health Care System of the Ozarks (including Community Based Outpatient Clinics) is recruiting for Advanced Practice Registered Nurses (APN).  We are an employer of choice that is the center of excellence in patient care, education and research.  We value Integrity, Commitment, Advocacy, Respect and Excellence.  We value YOU.

    This position may be located at the Veterans Health Care System of the Ozarks (VHSO) located in Fayetteville, AR or any of it's Community Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOCs) located in Ozark, AR; Mount Vernon, MO; Branson, MO; or Jay,OK.

    ***The Mount Vernon, MO CBOC will ultimately move to Springfield, MO once completed.***

    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.  

    The incumbent for this position may be eligible to apply for the Education Debt Reduction Program. Please contact Human Resources at this medical center and speak with the Education Debt Reduction Program Coordinator for additional information.

    Recruitment or Relocation Incentives are not authorized.

    This announcement is an open-continuous announcement and will be used to fill APN vacancies as they become available.  Applications will be reviewed as they are received.  The applicant will be responsible for notifying the HR Specialist listed at the end of the announcement at the time they apply.

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    The mental health Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) is a member of the mental health team.  APRNs will be independent providers within the general mental health clinic. As such, he/she will perform patient mental health assessments/consultations and provide ongoing case management. The APRN will initiate and implement outpatient plans of care for each patient; initiate and monitor the patient's medication regimen. The APRN will order laboratory and diagnostic tests and evaluate the results with consultation when necessary. The APRN must have prescriptive authority without co-signature for outpatient pharmaceuticals within the Scope of Practice using the current medical center formulary.
    Work Schedule: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday -Friday

    Function Statement Title/#: Advanced Practice Nurse/#000000

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    United States Citizens

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

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    0610 Nurse

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/473498800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.