This vacancy is for a Home Based Primary Care (HBPC) RN. The position will be based at the Rome Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) in Rome, NY. The Home Based Primary Care RN (HBPC) is a professional nurse at an intermediate level of development. As progression is made in the nursing profession, it is expected that leadership skills and competencies will be sustained with expertise and broad-based clinical knowledge to effectively implement health promotion, management of acute and chronic illness, and care of the geriatric patient in a home setting. The HBPC nurse will work closely with other members of the HBPC team, including Social Work, Nutrition Care, Physical Rehabilitation, Pharmacy, and Psychology, as well as other healthcare professional in planning and initiating care. The HBPC RN is obligated to ongoing, comprehensive evaluation and improvement of clinical practice and health care delivery systems to meet the needs of Veterans in home-based settings. The HBPC RN provides leadership in delivering holistic care through collaborative strategies with others. The HBPC nurse will travel in a government vehicle (40+ mile radius) and perform all duties of the registered nurse. Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 7:30am - 4:00pm Financial Discloser Report: Not required
Internal Number: 600203500
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.