The CRH Registered Nurse supports the VISN CRH under the guidance of the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) which provides health care services to Veteran patients across the continuum of care in both institutional and non-institutional settings. The CRH RN supports the location to and from which care is delivered, including but not limited to VA clinical locations and provider alternate worksites. Will support the VISN CRH which may provide Telehealth and face-to-face services.Learn more about this agency
This VISN 9 CRH RN position is organizationally located in the VISN or facility CRH line and attached to Louisville. The department description and patient population served is defined in applicable Scope of Service. Due to the virtual nature of the work and the provision of care using technology, the CRH RN may telework and/or be within reasonable proximity of a VISN 9 facility. The CRH RN is responsible for managing care across the health care continuum for a select group of clients. Responsible and accountable for all elements of the nursing process when providing direct patient care. Independently provides professional assessment, coordination, telephone triage and planning of multiple health care services; acts on behalf of the Veteran to assure that necessary clinical services are received, and that progress is being made. The incumbent is responsible for providing direct patient care to Veterans and training and support to CRH and Spoke site staff as appropriate.
Core elements of performance include; Utilizes knowledge and active promotion of evidence-based practice and patient driven care to provide care to patients;
- Promotes access with virtual or face-to-face visits as appropriate
- Utilizes motivational interviewing and Whole Health coaching techniques to guide patients to establish goals
- Actively participates in unit level quality improvement processes and initiatives and customer service programs
- Acts as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) related to telehealth in support of the CRH and Spoke site staff.
Work Schedule: 8:00AM-4:30PM
Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
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