Nurse Manager is located within Show Low Community based outpatient clinic (CBOC), Phoenix VA Healthcare System (PVAHCS), Show Low, AZ and also manages Globe CBOC. **Relocation Incentives may be authorized for a highly qualified applicant.** Major Duties: is to execute position responsibilities that demonstrates leadership, experience, and creative approaches to management of complex patient care. The Nurse III registered nurse demonstrates (a) Leading and organizing delivery of care to assure continuity of care and peer accountability for practice, including access to care and discharge planning; (b) Using advanced clinical knowledge/judgment to promote staff involvement in planning, decision-making, and evaluating outcomes, (c) Functioning as an expert in clinical practice and/or areas related to the assigned roles and responsibilities, (d) Systematically evaluating current practice, and formulating outcomes for groups of patients and/or organizational processes within an area of expertise, (e) Guiding, developing, and supporting staff from a leadership perspective, and (f) Using professional standards of care, scientific evidence, and practice to evaluate programs and/or service activities. (VA Handbook 5005, Part II, Appendix G6). The Nurse III registered nurse is an expert nurse who demonstrates expertise in leadership at the systems level that is sustainable, experience, and creative approaches to management of complex situations. Roles may include, but are not limited to clinical nurse leader, clinical nurse specialist, nurse coordinator, nurse educator, expert clinician, nurse manager, nurse practitioner, nurse recruiter, or researcher. Program or service level outcomes must be broad and complex and can be demonstrated at any organizational level within a program, service, facility level, VISN, or VACO. The focus must be broad and complex and must be demonstrated at the macro- system level. The expert nurse incorporates professional standards and implements broad-reaching evidence-based change. Leads and organizes delivery of services and assures continuity and peer accountability for practice. This nurse manager has responsibility and accountability for Outpatient Procedural Units and clinics including Gastroenterology, Pulmonary and Sleep. Work Schedule: Monday to Friday 7:00am to 3:30pm 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.