This position is eligible for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP), a student loan payment reimbursement program. You must meet specific individual eligibility requirements in accordance with VHA policy and submit your EDRP application within four months of appointment. Approval, award amount (up to $200,000) and eligibility period (one to five years) are determined by the VHA Education Loan Repayment Services program office after complete review of the EDRP application. Learn more The Assistant Chief of Community Living Center (ACCLC) is a member of the Community Living Center team of health care providers caring for a diverse group of Veterans in various stages of the life cycle. The ACCLC supports the goal of the CLC in transforming a hospital-like environment into an innovative home that improves quality of life while enhancing both privacy and social connections and optimization of independence and function through the nursing process. Major duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Functions as an administrator, educator and consultant, utilizing management theory, in collaboration with Geriatric Palliative and Extended Care Services, Patient Care Services, and others. Collaborates with the admitting team to assure all new admissions to the CLC are placed in the appropriate treating specialty and coded in the Veterans Health Information systems and Technology Architecture(VistA) according to the admission categories most closely reflective of the service needs, following VHA Directive 2005-061. Supports and assures nurse managers, supervisory nurses, advanced practice nurses, nursing staff and all allied professionals carry out the functions and activities expected of them. Assists in policy-making activities as related to customer service and the overall functioning of administrative and clinical programs of the Community Living Center. Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Internal Number: 600132600
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.