The Aleda E. Lutz VA Medical Center, Saginaw, Michigan is recruiting for Full-time Registered Nurse (s) (RNs).The Registered Nurse(s) will function in Home Base Nursing Service. Duties include but are not limited to the following 1. Provides a full range of nursing care to patients, assuming responsibility and accountability for nursing actions. Directs others who provide care. 2. Completes initial assessment and reassessment of patient's condition and response to treatment and other clinical findings. Initiates follow- up as needed 3. Manages care for patients assigned to HBPC in the home care setting. This includes attending weekly interdisciplinary learn meeting to discuss patient/family issues/follow-up/discharge from program/service to facilitate care coordination and disease management for patients identified as requiring case management intervention. 4.. Promotes continuity of care through developing an individualized plan of car in collaboration with the patient, caregivers and the interdisciplinary team. 5. Demonstrates competency in using the nursing process to systems or processes at the unit/team/work group level to improve care. Maintains current knowledge of practice standards and guidelines related to Home Based Primary care. Work Schedule: Monday to Friday 0730-1600 / 0800-1630 Compressed/Flexible: Not Available Telework: Not Available Virtual: This is not a virtual position. Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not Available Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
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