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    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?

    Jack C. Montgomery's mission is to: Honor and serve our Veterans through excellence in healthcare.

    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/.

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    Note: This announcement is not intended to cover all the duties, responsibilities or qualifications of this position.
    The Registered Nurse Home Based Primary Care (HBPC) position is located in the Home Based Primary Care section of the Primary Care Service at Hartshorne, OK of the Eastern Oklahoma VA Health Care System (EOVAHCS), Muskogee, OK. The Home Based Primary Care Staff Nurse is a registered nurse who is a graduate of a professional nursing program approved by the appropriate state-accrediting agency and is BLS certified. The Home Based Primary Care Staff Nurse has advanced clinical knowledge, more than 2 years of RN experience, and competent to function in a variety of roles in the home and clinical setting. S(H)e provides primary care assessment, care and education to the Veteran in the home setting, participates on hospital committees and in educational programs. The Home Based Primary Care Staff Nurse is accountable for utilizing critical thinking skills and sound clinical/supervisory judgment to ensure positive patient outcomes; for demonstrating ethical practice; and for participating performance improvement activities to improve the quality of care and ensure performance measures are met and/or exceeded. The Home Based Primary Care Staff Nurse is directly responsible to the Community and Home Based Care Nurse Manager and an active member of Primary Care Services. Travel is required.

    Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm (Telework, Flexible tour of duty may be optional)

    Travel Required

    50% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    Current permanent Eastern Oklahoma VA Health Care System Facility Employees

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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/485030800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.