Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
The Advanced Practice Provider will be the assistant to the Surgical Service Chief. The APP will be fully qualified and certified to function in a clinical and administrative role in accordance with the guidelines/policies of the Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center. This position will have the delegated authority and responsibility to assume clinical, consultation, educational, research, and administrative duties and responsibilities related to the patients and staff of the Surgical Service.
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.