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?
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As a VA professional, your opportunities are endless. With many openings in the multiple functions of VA, you will have a wide range of opportunities and leadership positions at your fingertips. Not only is it the largest, most technologically advanced integrated health care system in the Nation, but we also provide many other services to Veterans through the Benefits Administration and National Cemeteries. VA professionals feel good about their careers and their ability to balance work and home life. VA offers generous paid time off and a variety of predictable and flexible scheduling opportunities. For more information on the Department of Veterans Affairs, go to http://www.vacareers.va.gov/
VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply. The health related positions in VA are covered by Title 38, and are not covered by the Schedule A excepted appointment authority.
VA Portland health care system promotes our core I CARE values: to act with Integrity and Commitment, to Advocate for Veterans, to show Respect to all, and to pursue Excellence.
Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Relocation/Recruitment incentives WILL NOT be authorized for this position.
Home Telehealth RN is a professional nurse who coordinates care for a panel of patients throughout the continuum of care to assure that care is timely, appropriate, of high quality, and cost effective. The HT nurse works closely With the primary care provider(s) and other healthcare professionals and Team members, other clinics, internal or external services and community Agencies. He/she provides professional assessment, coordination and planning of multiple health care services acts on behalf of the Veteran to assure that necessary clinical services arc received and that progress is being made with the Veteran's health status. In addition, the Home Telehealth nurse provides ongoing evaluation of care management services.
Work Schedule: Monday-Saturday; varying tours
Financial Disclosure Report: Not Required