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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This position is with the Roseburg VA Medical Center, 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
The Registered Nurse is assigned to the Ambulatory Care Nursing Service division of Nursing and Patient Care Service and performs nursing duties for the VA Roseburg Healthcare System (VARHS). The Ambulatory Care RN provides primary care to Veterans and their eligible family members using the Patient Aligned Center Team (PACT) model. This care is provided in the ambulatory clinic located at the Roseburg VA (main hospital). The services that are provided may include but not limited to primary care, case/care management, and other specialty care as designated for the location. Primary Care is the provision of integrated, accessible healthcare services by clinicians who are accountable for addressing a large majority of personal healthcare needs, developing a sustained partnership with patients, and practicing in the context of family and community. It consists of intake assessment, health promotion, disease prevention, Women's Health, management of acute and chronic bio-psychosocial conditions, including follow-up and overall care management focusing on patient and caregiver education. The population of patients served includes adults with need for health promotion and disease management of acute and chronic health conditions.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.