The registered nurse provides care and counseling of persons or in the promotion and maintenance of health and prevention of illness and injury based upon the nursing process which includes systematic data gathering, assessment, appropriate nursing judgment, and evaluation of human responses to actual or potential health problems through such services as case finding, health teaching, health counseling; provision of care supportive to or restorative of life ; and executing medical regimens. Major duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Participates in planning and managing the medical center's accreditation and review programs Conducts the ongoing Joint Commission Intra Cycle monitoring review within the framework of meeting Joint Commission standards, organizational objectives, customer needs, enhancing teamwork, and improving the medical center's overall efficiency and effectiveness. Meets with the individuals responsible for each of the Joint Commission functions to discuss information required and works with these individuals to enter information as requested. Contributes and supports the Accreditation NM to ensure that all components of the Joint Commission Intra-cycle monitoring are entered into the Joint Commission website. Enter scores, plans of action, measures of success, and organizational findings. Work Schedule: Full- Time, 8am- 4:30 pm (negotiable) Telework: Available Virtual: This is not a virtual position. Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized EDRP Authorized: Not Authorized Permanent Change of Station (PCS): 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.