These positions are for the Mental Health Clinic Registered Nurse and PTSD Care Team Registered Nurse. As a Staff Nurse you will provide prescribed medical treatment and personal care services to ill and injured veterans. Duties include but are not limited to: Responsible for supporting up to 1,000 Mental Health Veterans for Telemental Health or on ground providers, using phone, face to face and virtual contacts. Also responsible for providing back up coverage for walk ins Behavioral Health clients needing urgent assessments and working with access provides to provide disposition of urgent or emergent mental health needs. 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. Our facility is seeking individuals who possess good organizational skills which enable completion of work, a demonstrated ability to assume leadership in a patient centered program, and the ability to establish effective communication and provide excellent customer service with patients, families, visitors and members of the interdisciplinary team. Work Schedule: Fulltime, Monday - Friday 7:30am - 4:00 pm Virtual: This is not a virtual position. Functional Statement #: PD000000 and PD000000 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.