Our facility is seeking individuals who possess good organizational skills which enable completion of work, a demonstrated ability to assume leadership and the ability to establish effective communication with patients, families, visitors and members of the interdisciplinary team. The nurse communicates with all patients, family members, internal and external co-workers and customers in a courteous, tactful, helpful, and understanding manner. These positions report to the Nurse Manager of the assigned unit.
Critical Care: These positions are for registered nurses who manage acutely ill patients who may require ventilatory assistance and hemodynamic monitoring, and who continuously monitor patient's cardiovascular status, recognize abnormal patterns, and intervene effectively. This includes interpreting data, initiating appropriate actions when problems are identified, and monitoring appropriate therapeutic nursing measures, as required. As a Staff Nurse you will provide prescribed medical treatment and personal care services to ill and injured veterans.
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; accountable for meeting and maintaining the qualification standards and functional statements of assigned grade Work Schedule: Day and Night shifts available. Night Shift Differential of 10% and Weekend Shift Differential of 25% not included in pay listed above.
VA needs new employees with a wide variety of skills and professions.Whatever the job title, every position in VA will give you a chance to make a meaningful and personal contribution to the lives of some truly special and deserving people.Working for VA is one of the most emotionally satisfying and professionally rewarding ways to dedicate the best within you to your country's service.Those who a...lready work at VA feel privileged to assist the men and women who have defended our country. Gratitude is our motivation and service is our mission.The Department of Veterans Affairs is much more than just another employer. It is an honorable, open and welcoming community of those who care. America's veterans need you.