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    Consider working for the Bureau of Medicine and Surgery (BUMED), the U.S. Navy's Civilian health care organization, at Naval Medical Center San Diego. This position is located at the Department of Case Management in the Health Care Business Directorate. The Bureau of Medicine and Surgery provides high quality patient- and family-centered medical care in wartime and peacetime. Civilian healthcare professionals work side-by-side with military medical staff to care for active duty members, their families, and retirees at medical facilities around the globe. Every day, no matter what the environment, Navy Medicine is ready to provide world class care, anytime, anywhere.

    In this position you will coordinate a multi-discipline, collaborative approach to the health care needs of medically high risk and/or socially fragile patients in the hospital, home, ambulatory care setting or extended facility.

    This announcement is being used to recruit qualified individuals, under the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Direct Hire Authority, authorized by 5 United States Code (U.S.C.), Section 3304 and 5 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Part 337, Subpart B. The Rule of Three, Veteran's Preference and traditional rating and ranking of applicants do not apply to the Direct Hire process. For more information on OPM Direct-Hire Authority, please review this link: http://www.opm.gov/DirectHire/factsheet.asp.

    APPLY NOW! This job opportunity announcement has a first cut-off date of 3/19/2018. Applications received by 11:59 PM Eastern Standard Time (EST) on the cut-off date of 3/19/2018 will receive first consideration for this vacancy. Candidates who apply after may be referred on a periodic basis depending on staffing needs.

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    • Facilitate client wellness and autonomy through advocacy, identification and coordination of services, resource delivery, communication and education.
    • Ensure available resources are being used in a timely and cost effective manner for optimum value and care of beneficiary.
    • Assess biological, psychological, social, and education readiness of the patient and family regarding individualized self-care and home care needs.
    • Develop, implement, and monitor patient progression through specific clinical guidelines.
    • Coordinate a multi-service, collaborative approach to patients health care needs across the care continuum.
    • Ensure the development of a multi-disciplinary treatment plan to include preventive, therapeutic, rehabilitative and psychosocial interventions to ensure continuity of care towards the goal of optimal wellness.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0610 Nurse

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/493401900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.