The Oklahoma City VA Health Care System has employment opportunity for a Nurse Manager who can provide world class leadership and training within nursing operations. He/ She will oversee subordinates personnel to ensure excellent care is being offered to our Veterans. Providing interdisciplinary approach to high quality, cost effective, and customer-focused health care. Able to handle internal and external issues within the department while disseminating information in a timely manner to staff. Nurse Manager is to perform professional and administrative management of an area where patient care is provided by nursing as well as other Staff. Provide sound management and supervisory leadership and guidance to the unit. Responsibly and effectively manage resources including personnel (scheduling, leave use, overtime, compensatory time), equipment, and space Assure nursing practice is congruent with professional and regulatory standards Develop and implement evidence and outcome based and strategic plans for his/her unit. Serve as a contributing member of Medical Center, VISN, national, and/or community committees. Communicate and interact appropriately and courteously with internal and external customers. Maintain confidentiality of written, electronic, and verbal patient/employee information. Work and function within a safe manner including infection control and operation of equipment. Work Schedule: Rotating shift for this position is classified as primarily day shifts, with some unscheduled/occasional extended hours, holidays, nights or weekends as required. Tele work schedules: are not authorized for this position Virtual work schedules: are not authorized for this position Functional Statement Title/#: Registered Nurse Manager VN-0610-00 Bargaining Unit: Not Covered Relocation / Recruitment Incentives: Are Not authorized for these positions Relocation Expenses: PCS Are Not authorized for these positions Designated Drug-Testing Position: Applicants tentatively selected for VA employment in a testing designated position are subject to urinalysis to screen for illegal drug use prior to appointment. Applicants who refuse to be tested will be denied employment with VA. Applicants will not be appointed to the position if a verified positive drug test result is received. Financial Disclosure Report: Not Required Strongly recommend all applicants to submit the VA Form 10-2850a with the application package: VA Form 10-2850a - Application for Nurses and Nurse Anesthetists can be found at: http://www.va.gov/vaforms/search_action.asp?FormNo=2850&tkey=&Action=Search.
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.