Registered Nurse (rn) Job in ROSEBURG, OR

Vacancy No. Department Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Salary $66,481.00 to $113,737.00 Grade 00 to 00
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 12/7/2017 Close Date 12/28/2017
Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Public
Locations:
ROSEBURG, OR

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)

Overview

  • Open & closing dates

    12/07/2017 to 12/28/2017

  • Salary

    $66,481 to $113,737 per year

  • Pay scale & grade

    VN 00

  • Work schedule

    Full-Time

  • Appointment type

    Permanent

Location

1 vacancy in the following location:

Relocation expenses reimbursed

No

Announcement number

DE-10096176-18-KM

Control number

486204500

  • Duties

    Duties

    Summary

    OUR MISSION: To fulfill President Lincoln's promise - "To care for him who shall have borne the battle and for his widow, and his orphan" - by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans. How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?
    This position is with the Roseburg VA Healthcare System, in Roseburg, OR.

    Roseburg is centrally located in Southwestern Oregon and you will find an excellent quality of life in a family-oriented community. With the Cascade Mountains to the east, and the beautiful coastline to the west, activities abound for outdoor enthusiast. Plus, Roseburg has all the amenities of a larger city while still offering the relaxed atmosphere of a small town environment. For more information on the Roseburg Area, please visit the following links: http://www.roseburgareachamber.org; http://www.visitroseburg.com

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    Responsibilities

    The Community Living Center (CLC) Registered Nurse (RN) is assigned to the Patient Care Service, Geriatric and Extended Care. The RN functions as a primary nurse for a defined group of patients for her/his shift. He/she is responsible and accountable for all elements of the nursing process when providing and/or supervising direct patient care. Assesses, plans, implements, and evaluates care based on age- and culture-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. The RN provides care and counseling of persons or in the promotion and maintenance of health and prevention of illness and injury based on nursing processes that include systematic data gathering, assessment, appropriate nursing judgment, and evaluation of human responses to actual or potential health problems through, health teaching; provision of care supportive to or restorative of life and well-being; and executing medical regimen including administering medications and treatments prescribed by a licensed or otherwise legally authorized provider. He/she 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 and initiatives as well as customer service programs. The nurse's primary commitment is to the patient/resident, whether an individual, family, group, or community. The population served includes Veterans requiring long term care, dementia care, palliative care, hospice care, rehabilitation, skilled nursing, respite, and geriatric evaluation and management.

    Work Schedule: Varied tours consisting of days, evenings, nights, and intermittent weekends if there is an organizational need
    Financial Discloser Report: Not Required

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    United States Citizens

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

  • Job family (Series)

    0610 Nurse

  • Requirements
  • Required Documents
  • Benefits
  • How to Apply
  • Fair & Transparent

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