The Registered Nurse will serve as the CLC Assistant Nurse Manager (ANM) for Heroes Haven in Temple, Texas. You will demonstrate leadership that is broad enough to improve the care for a group of patients. In collaboration with the Nurse Manager, you will be responsible for documented outcomes at the program or service level. The program or outcomes must demonstrate a coordinated group of activities that impacts the patients and/or employees. Show progressive ability to execute position responsibilities that demonstrate leadership, experience and creative approaches to the management of complex client care. You will be assigning work to subordinates based on priorities, selective consideration of the difficulty and the requirements of the assignments, and the capabilities of subordinates. Additionally, you will: Provide input into performance. Hear and resolve complaints of subordinates and referring more serious complaints not resolved to higher level supervisors. Recommend disciplinary action as appropriate. Demonstrate expertise in performing charge nurse duties. Provide leadership in coordinating admissions, Coordinate care, transfers, and discharges, overseeing desk and staff, etc. Demonstrate professional communication skills with all staff. Enforce facility policies / procedures. Participate in the coordination of all nursing staff training and assessment of own and staff educational needs. Collaborate with the employee and Nurse Manager in the evaluation process. Collect data for quarterly reports on process improve activity and program evaluations (i.e. wound care, infection control, patient complaints, medication errors, equipment location, etc.) and presents data as indicated. Ensure medical records are maintained, current and complete by monitoring the Nursing Service documentation to verify the entries are descriptive of care rendered and all physician orders have been properly carried out. Initiate and/or participate in multi-interdisciplinary teams when appropriate. Other responsibilities as assigned. Work Schedule: Full-time Monday-Friday (normal business hours) Primarily an administrative work week. May have to work an occasional evening/Night/Weekend shift depending on the needs of the unit. Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Internal Number: 600041800
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.