This is an Open Continuous Announcement that will be used to fill vacant positions throughout the facility throughout the year to meet hiring needs expeditiously. Resumes will be referred to hiring managers as a vacancy occurs. You will receive an email notification when your resume has been referred for a vacancy. Facility Bargaining Unit employees will receive first consideration. NOTE: Resumes will only be referred to the hiring manager for consideration as vacancies occur. VA Nursing Practice provides Veteran healthcare across a continuum of services for acute and chronic conditions in hospital, ambulatory, and skilled nursing settings. To improve Veteran access to care, nurses help create new models of care like the Primary Care Patient Aligned Care Teams (VA's Patient Centered Medical Home), introduce new nursing roles like the Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL), and advance existing roles, like the use of RN Care Managers to coordinate care. VA Nurses share lessons learned, tools, and evidence-based practices across the system. They engage in emergency management and disaster preparedness both in VA and beyond. And VA Nurses are integrally involved in the greater federal, national, and international communities of nursing: advocating for informed nursing practice so we can constantly improve nursing care for our nation's heroes with our nursing colleagues. Registered Nurses will be assigned to interested units throughout facility. The Registered Nurse practices in a complex patient care setting in collaboration with interdisciplinary colleagues and the department nurse/unit manager. There are vacancies for Registered Nurses in a variety of specialty areas to include: Intensive and Emergency Care: Surgical Intensive Care Unit (SICU) Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU) Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CICU) Emergency Department Patient Acute Care Recovery (PACU) 4B Short Stay Unit (SSU) Operating Room (OR) Cardiovascular Lab Interventional Recovery Unit (IRU) Interventional Radiology Inpatient Acute Care: Medical, Surgical, Oncology Units (7B, 7A, 6A, 6B) Psychiatry Acute Recovery Care (PARC) Resource Unit - Float Staff Geriatrics and Extended Care: Community Living Center (CLC) 1 - Long Term Care Community Living Center (CLC) 2 - Short Stay Rehabilitation Hospice Outpatient: Primary Care (Includes CBOC's- Raleigh, Clayton, Greenville, Morehead, Durham) Specialty Clinic (Includes CBOC's- Greenville, Durham) Occupational Health GI/Endoscopy Lab Cardiovascular Lab Hemodialysis Hematology/Oncology Work Schedule: Schedules will vary based on needs of agency Compressed/Flexible: May be available for some positions Adhoc: May be available for certain positions Virtual: This is not a virtual position. Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized EDRP Authorized: (Some positions available are eligible for EDRP) Contact Chanque.Mason@va.gov, the EDRP Coordinator for questions/assistance Permanent Change of Station (PCS): Not Authorized Financial Disclosure Report: Not required Pay: salary range listed in announcement is Base-Line Salary for full-time work. Actual salary set based on locality (which may include special pay rate depending upon location), as well as Full Time, Part Time or Intermittent employment. Paid Time Off: Receive 13 to 26 days paid time off per year, including 10 paid federal holidays; 13 sick days annual with no limitation on accumulation. Retirement: Traditional federal pension (5 years' vesting) and federal 401K with up to 5% in contributions by VA. Insurance: Federal health/vision/dental/term life/long-term care (many federal insurance programs can be carried into retirement). For More Information on Benefits: https://www.vacareers.va.gov/Benefits/EmploymentBenefits Functional Statement: RN I, II, III FS# 000000 VHANursing brochure: https://www.vacareers.va.gov/Careers/Nursing/ ***Some positions listed are 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 EDRP Eligible Registered Nurse Positions/Areas: Operating Room Dialysis Critical Care Emergency Department Inpatient Mental Health Outpatient Mental Health
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.