Recruitment Incentive may be available to highly qualified applicants This is an Open Continuous Announcement. Applicants will be reviewed and referred on a bi-weekly. The first cut-off for consideration will be on or before February 22, 2021. Announcement will remain open until positions are filled. The RN - Staff Nurse - Emergency Department is a direct care provider whose scope of practice includes providing nursing care for patients presenting to the Emergency Department. Duties includes, but not limited to: Assesses, coordinates and expedites the flow of patients through the ED while assuring adherence to ED/ENA Standards of Practice Initiates appropriate clinical pathways/protocols in the ED Responds to a wide variety of complex medical, surgical and psychiatric emergencies Collaborates with multidisciplinary entities within the health care system Complies with legal requirements for documentation and reporting of occurrences Prioritizes patient care needs and delivers appropriate urgent / emergent services Participates in staff education and Quality Improvement activities Work Schedule: Tour of duty Includes Sunday- Saturday, Rotating weekends and holidays All Tours available: 0730-1600, 0730-2000, 1530-2400, 1130-2400, 1930-0800, 2300-0800 Financial Discloser Report: Not required Nurse Pay Scale: NN11
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.