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    Summary

    Recruitment/relocation incentive may be authorized.


    Position is located in Long Term Care Service/Serenity House and is responsible for providing geriatric inpatient care to Community Living Center Residents.

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    Responsibilities

    • Provides leadership, both clinically and administratively for Geriatrics/Long Term Care.
    • Demonstrates leadership and accomplishment when providing support to the supervising physician and Chief of the Service and assistance to various Services within the VA Medical Center,
    • Implements and complies with administrative review of th services operations to assure compliance with all internal and external review requirements.
    • Provides clinical management of Residents which may include the initiation of basic life support.
    • Under the direction of the attending physician and 'Chief of the Service, will be accountable for all clinical duties and assignments that he/she deem necessary.
    • Participates as part of the interdisciplinary team to plan the care of the Resident, including resident-specific goals and outcomes for discharge. Provides clinical input and demonstrates leadership as a member of the interdisciplinary team. Participates in interdisciplinary meetings.
    • Completes orders and follow-up on results, including lab, radiology, consults, medications, diets, code status, life sustaining treatments/goals of care conversations, and other needs to treat the Residents.
    • Completes appropriate documentation as administratively required.
    • Completes routine rounds and evaluations as needed.
    • Provides Resident education in an interactive setting.
    • Will mentor rotating PA/NP students and other trainees as assigned.
    • Will be a leader in performance improvement.

    Work Schedule: will vary
    Financial Discloser Report: Not required

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    None

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/523675200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.