As a VA professional, your opportunities are endless. 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. The Columbia VA Health Care System is actively recruiting for an Assistant Nurse Manager (ANM) for Primary Care, located in Columbia, SC. The Assistant Nurse Manager (ANM) will serve as the first-lime supervisory authority, responsibility, and accountability for the 24/7 operations of their units, ensuring that the subordinate personnel provide timely nursing care which complies with generally accepted standards of clinical practice. This includes the authority to accept, amend, or reject the work of subordinates. He/she will act as the Nurse Manager during times of their absence. The Assistant Nurse Manager is responsible for the performance improvement, customer service/patient satisfaction, patient and employee safety, standards of care and practice, etc. He/she actively develops and manages collaborative partnerships with physicians and other clinicians. The Assistant Nurse Manager is responsible and accountable for all elements of the nursing process when providing and/or supervising direct patient care. He/she assesses, plans, implements and evaluates care based on age-specific components. In addition, he/she 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. He/she is administratively responsible to the Nurse Manager and responsible for other team members, i.e. Registered Nurses and Licensed Practical Nurses. Performs other related duties as required by Nurse Manager. Work Schedule: Mon-Friday 8:00am -4:30pm with some evening and weekend and tours as assigned to meet the need of the clinic. Tour of duty subject to change based on agency needs. Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Internal Number: 599618500
About Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
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.