This Registered Nurse position is located in Nursing Service at the White River Junction, VT location. This position is full-time at 40 hours per week. *Transcripts (official / unofficial) MUST be submitted by each applicant to meet basic qualifications of this position. The Registered Nurse OR (Operating Room) is responsible and accountable for all of the nursing processes when providing and/or supervising direct patient care. Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates care based on age-specific components. Assumes responsibility for the coordination of care focused on patient transition through the continuum of care, patient and family education, patient self-management after discharge, and supporting factors that impact customer satisfaction. Considers all characteristics of the individual, including age and life stages, state of health, race and culture, values, and previous experiences. Administers medications and procedures per established policies and guidelines. Influences care outcomes by collaborating with members of the interdisciplinary team. Core elements of performance include knowledge and active participation in unit/program level quality improvement processes and initiatives as well as customer service programs. Recruitment Incentive and/or Education Debt Reduction Program may be authorized for qualified candidates. Work Schedule: Monday - Friday; Rotating on call - Evenings/Nights/Weekends Compressed/Flexible: Not Authorized Telework: Not Authorized Virtual: This is not a virtual position Relocation & Travel Incentives: Not Authorized or Authorized Recruitment Incentives: May be Authorized Permanent Change of Station (PCS): Not Authorized or Authorized 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.