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 Supervisor demonstrates leadership, and creative approaches in leading and improving the delivery of holistic care through collaborative strategies with others. The Supervisor directs care for adult and geriatric patients and their significant others across the care continuum, taking into consideration diagnoses and physical, psychosocial, spiritual, and cultural needs. Works effectively with nursing and staff from other departments as well as the community to support the VA mission and goals of the medical center for efficient veterans-centered care. Serves as the representative of the Associate Director Patient Care Service during non-administrative hours. Accountable for adhering to established policies, procedure; and standard operating procedures. Responsible for supervision and administration of nursing care delivery on a Medical Center-wide basis, managing nursing personnel and coordinating all related activities. Demonstrates leadership in developing, implementing and evaluating programs to improve the delivery of patient care. Represents the Nurse Executive during non-administrative hours. Assists in the coordination of patient admissions, discharges and transfers within or out of the facility. Administratively responsible to the ACNS of Medicine Service and collaborates with other supervisory personnel. Maintain BLS and ACLS certification Preferred Experience: 3-5 Nursing, Supervisory and Leadership Experience. Work Schedule: 3:00 pm-11:00 pm during the week and 7:00 am-7: 30 pm on weekends and rotating weekends and holidays Telework: Not Available Virtual: This is not a virtual position. Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized EDRP Authorized: Contact Brian.Huhman@va.gov OR Eve.Harper@va.gov, the EDRP Coordinator for questions/assistance Financial Disclosure Report: Not required This is an Open Continuous Announcement. Resumes/Questionnaires received in USA Staffing in response to this announcement will be maintained in the USA Staffing job file. Qualification determinations will be done based on the applicant's resume/questionnaire/documents submitted for the position and a list of qualified candidates will be referred to Service.**The first list of eligible applicants will be pulled for referral on Monday, November 29, 2021**. Subsequent referrals of qualified applicants will be referred on the 15th of each month (Cutoff dates) or as need it. The vacancy announcement will remain open until closed, canceled or filled.**
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.