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    Summary

    The VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System is seeking a well qualified Registered Nurse for our Emergency Department.

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    Responsibilities

    As a Registered Nurse in the Emergency Department, the incumbent demonstrates proficiency using the nursing process in providing care for clients with complex nursing care needs. The Emergency Department Registered Nurse is primarily assigned to follow established guidelines to safely assess and triage patients to the appropriate level of care and to provide skilled interventions for patient evaluation and treatment. The RN also provides patient education regarding discharge instructions, and initiates consults to Social Work, Mental Health Clinic, and Dietary. The nurse must demonstrate leadership in delivering and improving holistic are to the adult and geriatric population through collaborative strategies and in compliance with either the Michigan or Ohio Nurse Practice Acts, in addition to Medical Center and Department standards. The incumbent provides direct nursing care to individual and groups of patients under the guidance and direction of the Nurse Manager for the Emergency Department, and assists with the direction and supervision of other assigned clinical and/or clerical staff.

    Work Schedule: 8/12 Hour Tour of Duty, (24/7 Department) rotating tour of duty weekends and holidays included
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    00

  • 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/525053400. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.