This is an open continuous announcement; applicants will be reviewed and referred on a bi-weekly basis; the announcement will remain open until the position is filled. The first cut-off for consideration will be February 8, 2021. Work Schedule: Various Tours Financial Disclosure Report: Not required Location of Position: Uptown Division, Nursing Services, Community Living Center (various units) Duties: The Registered Nurse is assigned to a designated unit and is accountable to the Nurse Manager for the area. He/she is responsible for the delivery of fundamental, knowledge-based care to assigned patients while developing technical competencies. The RN will complete mandatory and annual competencies for equipment and procedures, adhere to unit-based protocols, maintain a current BLS (ACLS, if required for area) and work collaboratively with other disciplines in the medical center The RN will possess the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively apply all aspects of the nursing process. This enables the RN to effectively implement health promotion health promotion and prevention interventions. families. Complete patient assessments; admission assessments, discharge plans, verify orders; complete chart reviews; and administer medications. Report patient concerns and issues to the Nurse Manager. The RN will complete Resident Instrument Assessments (RAI/MDS).
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.