Registered Nurse (Employee and Occupational Health)
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Location: Ann Arbor, Michigan
Internal Number: 630493200
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 As a RN supporting the Employee and Occupational Health Clinic, the nurse demonstrates proficiency in practice based on conscious, deliberate planning. Self-directed in goal setting for managing complex patient situations (VA Handbook 5005, Part II, Appendix G6). The Nurse I-Level III registered nurse is a competent nurse who demonstrates competence in practice and decision-making, deliberate planning, and critical thinking skills. This nurse integrates knowledge, skills, abilities, and judgment and is self-directed in goal setting for managing complex situations. The focus is beyond the self to the evolution of systems thinking by synthesizing knowledge to solve problems that result in demonstrated outcomes. This nurse demonstrates the ability to cope with and manage competing priorities. The competent nurse evaluates others, coaches and mentors others, and demonstrates leadership skills through collaborative efforts. The nurse is organizationally a staff nurse in the Ambulatory Care department with care management responsibilities in the Employee and Occupational Health clinic. The nurse reports directly to the Sub-Specialty Clinic Nurse Manager for day to day clinical responsibilities. An annual clinical competence review is conducted by a designated nurse peer, nurse educator, nurse supervisor, and/or nurse practitioner. The nurse performs his/her duties independently on a day to day basis. Work Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:00a.m.-4:30p.m.with alternating scheduling to cover Employee Occupational Health hours Virtual: This is not a virtual position. Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized EDRP Authorized: Contact:[email protected], the EDRP Coordinator for questions/assistance Permanent Change of Station (PCS): Not Authorized Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
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.