The incumbent practices as a Registered Nurse within the Community Living Center (CLC), located at the Vancouver, WA campus in the Rehabilitation and Long Term Care (RLTC) Division. The CLC RN provides short-term transitional care for residents who require skilled nursing care, close medical monitoring and sub-acute rehabilitation. Resident populations include those having chronic or sub-acute medical conditions, including residents that are chronically ventilated. The incumbent is accountable for patient-driven care of a defined group of residents. Based on education and experience, the RN may be assigned as a charge nurse, preceptor, or in the interdisciplinary leadership roles of Veteran Care Manager, Minimum Data Set Coordinator, or Admission Coordinator. Work Schedule: Intermittent (hours variable depending on clinical needs). Days: 0600-1430; Evenings: 1400-2230; Nights: 2200-0630 Virtual: This is not a virtual position. Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized Permanent Change of Station (PCS): Not 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.