Eligible candidates will be referred every two (2) weeks until filled. Executes position responsibilities that demonstrates leadership, experience, and creative approaches to management of complex 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. Consistently demonstrates effective communication skills and professional behaviors that promote cooperation and teamwork with internal and external customer Practices good customer service in all work activities. Displays courtesy, empathy, tact, and respect for patients, families/significant others. Remains calm in stressful situations. Ensures staff comply with infection control practices, such as hand washing and wearing of appropriate personal protective equipment. Demonstrates safe work practices. Work Schedule: 0730-2000 or 1930-0800 or 1130 AM-12 Mid Night and 8 Hour Shifts, Subject to change based on agency needs. Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Internal Number: 587310600
About Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
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.