This position requires a Master's degree in Nursing, or related field, with a BSN. Practices as a Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) in the Intensive Care/Step Down Unit (ICU-SD Unit). The CNS is an advanced practice nurse prepared in a clinical specialty at the Master's, Postmaster's or Doctoral level. The CNS is responsible for designing, implementing, and evaluate patient specific and population based programs of care at the unit level.
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.