Registered Nurse (rn) Clinical Nurse Leader Job in HOUSTON, TX

Vacancy No. CBCR-10477232-19-CHZ Department Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Salary $67,194.00 to $127,344.00 Grade 00 to 00
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 5/15/2019 Close Date 5/30/2019
Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Public
Locations:
HOUSTON, TX

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)

Overview

  • Open & closing dates

    Opening and closing dates 05/15/2019 to 05/30/2019

  • Service

    Excepted

  • Pay scale & grade

    VN 00

  • Salary

    $67,194 to $127,344 per year

  • Appointment type

    Permanent

  • Work schedule

    Full-Time

Location

6 vacancies in the following location:

Relocation expenses reimbursed

No

Telework eligible

No

Announcement number

CBCR-10477232-19-CHZ

Control number

533864000

  • 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?

    PLEASE NOTE: RECRUITMENT AND RELOCATION INCENTIVES ARE NOT AUTHORIZED FOR THIS POSITION

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    Responsibilities

    The registered nurse provides care and counseling of persons or in the promotion and maintenance of health and prevention of illness and injury based upon the nursing process which includes systematic data gathering, assessment, appropriate nursing judgment, and evaluation of human responses to actual or potential health problems through such services as case finding, health teaching, health counseling; provision of care supportive to or restorative of life and well-being; and executing medical regimens including administering medications and treatments prescribed by a licensed or otherwise legally authorized provider (Texas Board of Nursing). The nurse's primary commitment is to the patient, whether an individual, family, group, or community. (ANA Code of Ethics for Nurses).
    The registered nurse, as a licensed professional, will be responsible and accountable for his/her practice.

    Houston VAMC is a Level 1a major interdisciplinary teaching facility with service-lines serving medical, surgical, and neurological inpatients and outpatients, with a Level III Emergency Department, and multiple community-based outpatient clinics (CBOC). There is a large outpatient psychiatric population, with admissions for medical co-morbidities.

    Work Schedule: 7:30 am - 4:00 pm; Day shift with rotations to other Tour of Duties (TOD) and weekends as needed

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    3

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

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