Please refer to "Required Documents" section to ensure eligibility. Failure to provide the VA Form 10-2850a will result in disqualification. The RN Care Manager uses the nursing process and evidence-based practice to collaborate and communicate with the Core Teamlet (Veteran, Primary Care Provider (PCP), RN Care Manager, LPN, and Administrative Clerk and Expanded Team members (family/care giver, internal and community-based services involved in providing care to the Veteran) in developing a patient-centered health care plan for the Veteran's life.As a member of the Teamlet, the RN Care Manager is responsible for collaborating with services internal and external to the VA to facilitate care transition in order to effectively meet with Veteran's needs. The nurse is accountable for clinic responsibilities which included the proper intake and exit of the Veteran at the clinic visit, meeting educational and psychosocial assessment and needs, procedural assisting and appropriate assessing of telephone calls, walk-ins and unstable Veterans. The RN may be assigned responsibilities as a preceptor, team leader or Lead RN. The incumbent will work in partnership with their assigned PCP in managing their assigned panel of Veterans for effective disease prevention/health promotion and chronic care management. The RN Care Manager provides Veteran and family health education with a focus on self-management, prevention, and wellness, based on the Veteran's goals. The RN Care Manager serves as an advocate for Veterans, team player to colleagues as he/she continues to develop his/her own professional growth, development and practice. Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm. Tour of duty subject to change based on department needs. Functional Statement Title/#: RN/PACT; RN Care Manager Financial Disclosure Report: Not Required
Internal Number: 598900400
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.