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    Summary

    The Staff Nurse is a member of the Patient Aligned Care Team (PACT) providing Primary Care to approximately 1200 veterans. The RN is a member of an interdisciplinary team consisting of the PCP, RN and the NA/LPN.

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    Responsibilities

    The candidate will be responsible and accountable for all elements of the nursing process when providing and/or supervising direct patient care. Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates care based on age-specific components. Assumes responsibility for the coordination of care focused on patient transition through the continuum of care, patient and family education, patient self-management after discharge, and supporting factors that impact customer satisfaction. Considers all characteristics of the individual, including age and life stages, state of health, race and culture, values, and previous experiences. Administers medications and procedures per established policies and guidelines. Influences care outcomes by collaborating with members of the interdisciplinary team utilizing available quality data. Core elements of performance include knowledge and active participation in unit/program level quality improvement processes and initiatives as well as customer service programs. Care management of veterans, interfacing with outside agencies to coordinate care.

    Work Schedule: Monday-Friday 0800-1630. Late clinic hours one day per week until 7pm.
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    None

  • 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/538130100. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.