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    Summary

    This position is located primarily out of the Canandaigua campus of the VA Finger Lakes Health Care System.

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    Responsibilities

    The Community Care Program Registered Nurse:

    • Responsible for assuring that the placement of veterans into the Community Care Program meets VA eligibility.
    • Coordinates the day to day placements, monitors the quality of care Veterans receive, monitors adverse events in facilities and reports to manager significant problems and concerns.
    • Responsible for onsite and paper reviews as necessary and conducts annual reviews through assessment of various data.
    • Conducts quality oversight visits to facilities every quarter to monitor Veterans' care.
    • Placement with agencies. Each placement requires calls to the Veteran/family but also to the multiple agencies in order to find one which has an available aide for the Veteran's location and requested time.
    • Participates in authorization entry in FBCS and CPRS. Authorizations specify frequency and duration of care purchased from community care agencies.
    • Active participant in team meetings and conferences.
    • Takes part in the training and orientation of newly hired registered nurses of the program.
    • Collaborates with other VA Programs, state, local community agencies, and Veteran Service Organizations to access points of care and utilize methods to enhance health care choices of Veterans as needed.
    • Performs outreach activities through informational sessions in local communities and organizations as indicated.
    • Demonstrates leadership in delivering and improving holistic care through collaborative strategies with others.
    Work Schedule: Full Time, Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm.

    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/551421300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.