Syracuse VAMC is looking for full-time Registered Nurses in the ICU (Intensive Care Unit) for the Evening/Night Shift Rotation. This is an Open & Continuous Announcement & will remain open until 9/30/2021 to fill current & future RN vacancies for the ICU. Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis & qualified candidates will be referred for consideration as vacancies are available. As a Staff Nurse for the ICU, you will provide emergent/urgent care to acute and chronically ill Veterans. Duties include but are not limited to: documenting observations, assessments, and changes in patient's condition; collaborating with health team members to facilitate positive patient care outcomes; providing a full range of nursing care to patients with a variety of physical and/or behavior problems; Our facility is seeking individuals who possess good organizational skills which enable completion of work, a demonstrated ability to assume leadership in a patient centered program, and the ability to establish effective communication with patients, families, visitors and members of the interdisciplinary team. Work Schedule: Evening/Night Shift rotation (will be discussed at time of interview). 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.