The CLC RN is accountable, when assigned as a primary care or team leader, for a defined neighborhood of residents for the entire episode of care. Based on education and experience, may be assigned responsibilities as a preceptor or charge nurse. Demonstrates leadership in delivering and improving holistic care through collaborative strategies with others. Accountable for all elements of the nursing process and considers all characteristics of the individual including age, life stage, state of health, race and culture, values, and previous experiences to provide optimum veteran centered care.Responsible for coordination of care focused on the veteran's transition through the continuum of care, including transition through end-of-life Responsible for veteran and family education Responsible for veteran self-management after discharge Responsible for supporting factors that impact customer satisfaction Administers medications and procedures per established policies and guidelines Collaborates with interdisciplinary team members to positively influence veteran care outcomes Work with team members supporting veterans and family members utilizing a holistic approach through end-of-life COVID related duties: responsible for following all facility designated guidelines for infection control, screening, and providing care to residents. Screens employees per facility guidance prior to entering CLC. Swabs residents and employees at facility designated times, records and reports results appropriately, and maintains infection control. Other duties as assigned Work Schedule: Shift Work - rotating primarily 0600-230p or 12noon-830p; includes weekends Financial Disclosure Report: Not required Recruitment Incentive may be offered to highly qualified candidate
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.