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    Summary

    2 West is a 25 bed inpatient medicine unit specializing in oncology care (solid tumors, leukemias, lymphomas and bone marrow transplant overflow).

    Benefits that VA Nurses enjoy include 26 vacation days and 13 days of sick leave annually. No more low census! Weekend premium is 25% of your base pay and evening/night shift differential is 15% of your base pay. In addition to the FERS retirement basic benefit, VA matches up to 5% of contributions to the Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) 401k equivalent.

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    Responsibilities

    The Clinical Nurse Leader functions as a generalist at the point of care and manages and coordinates care of individuals and clinical groups. Responsible and accountable 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. Applies the nursing process and care management principles within a collaborative, interdisciplinary practice setting, which will then enable effective implementation of health promotion and prevention practices, management of acute and chronic illnesses, and attainment of appropriate lengths of stay and the effective level of care. Core functions include daily assessment of patient care needs to determine the most appropriate use of expertise in clinical coordination, patient and staff education, attention to systems issues that require intervention, and quality and performance measures. Assists the nursing staff in the provision of complex patient care.

    Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 0730-1600
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    00

  • Job family (Series)

    0610 Nurse

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