The Orlando VA Medical Center is a seeking a Full-time Registered Nurse with recent multi-surgical specialty clinic experience to care for our veteran patients in our outpatient surgical clinics. This Fulltime RN will rotate and cover the following clinics: Orthopedic, Podiatry, Vascular, Plastic, General Surgery, Colorectal, and Urology. This position is located at the Lake Baldwin campus: Lake Baldwin VA Clinic | VA Orlando Health Care | Veterans Affairs The Surgical Clinic Nurse possesses the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively apply all aspects of the nursing process within a collaborative, interdisciplinary practice setting. This broad-based clinical knowledge enables the Registered Nurse to effectively implement health promotion and prevention interventions, manage acute and chronic illness states, and assist veterans in the attainment of optimal levels of functioning. The Surgical Clinic RN will review medical records prior to visit and assist with minor procedures. The ideal RN will have experience providing care for multi-spectrum anesthesia methods: regional and local. He/she should have experience in wound care, Podiatry, and Urology. The RN will also participate in the development and implementation of performance improvement projects to improve the overall quality of care delivery. This RN will report directly to the Nurse Manager. Work Schedule: Normal workdays/hours will be Monday-Friday, 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM, with workday/hours flexibility as patient care needs require. Telework: Not available Virtual: This is not a virtual position. Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: 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.