The Northeast Ohio VA Healthcare System is recruiting for a Registered Nurse (RN). The Registered Nurse will function in the Emergency Department within Ambulatory Care Nursing Service. Work Schedule: Variable shift, rotating weekends and holidays as needed Financial Disclosure Report: Not Required Assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating coordination of the patients care with all interdisciplinary teams. Completing comprehensive nursing documentation according to standards. Demonstrating a knowledge of specialty nursing trends and evidence based care in assigned unit or program. Collaborating with interdisciplinary team for admissions, transfers and discharges of patients throughout their hospitalization or care episode. Analyzing and appropriately managing laboratory and radiology results and providing information to physician as appropriate. Responding to patient and family self-care patient education needs. Providing home care instructions. Promoting family significant/other involvement.
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.