Home-Based Primary Care (HBPC) is a home care program that provides comprehensive, interdisciplinary, primary care in the homes of veterans with complex medical, social and behavioral conditions for whom routine clinic-based care is not effective. HBPC targets patients with complex, chronic, progressive disabling disease and provides comprehensive longitudinal home care including primary care, palliative care, rehabilitation, disease management and coordination of care services. The Assistant Nurse Manager (ANM) serves as an assistant with line authority to the unit Nurse Manager in providing leadership, supervision, and direction to nursing staff in the Home Based Primary Care (HBPC) Program. Staff locations include Port Angeles, Mount Vernon, Bremerton, Tacoma and Seattle. Duties delegated by the nurse manager include: establish policies, standards of care and standards of practice supervision and evaluation of both nursing care and nursing personnel responsible and accountable for the provision of patient care and case management for Veterans in their homes enrolled in the HBPC program providing coverage in the absence of staff nurse as needed and demonstrate competencies in each area training of new staff write and update HBPC policies and procedures utilizes creative methods to develop effective staffing schedules Work Schedule: Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Telework: Not Available Virtual: This is not a virtual position. Functional Statement #: PD000000 Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized Permanent Change of Station (PCS): Not Authorized PCS Appraised Value Offer (AVO): Not Authorized Financial Disclosure Report: Not required This position may be 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
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.