This position is located with the Emergency Department at the Martinsburg VA Medical Center. The ED Registered Nurse will be responsible for the direct care of the patient. The RN is primarily responsible and accountable for accessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating direct and indirect nursing care, and identifying outcomes for patients in the emergency/urgent care setting. He/she is responsible for coordinating patient care delivery to ensure quality care according to established policies, standards of care, and standards of practice. The practice of the nurse is characterized by leadership in improving patient care. He/she is responsible for their professional development. The nurse progressively assumes charge nurse responsibilities as assigned, under the close supervision of the ED Nurse Manager or designee. Work Schedule: Rotating shifts Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
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.