James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital and clinic (JAHVH) Is a tertiary care facility classified as a Clinical Referral Level 1 Facility. JAHVH Is a teaching hospital, providing a full range of patient care services, with state-of-the-art technology as well as education and research. The registered nurse provides care and counseling of persons including 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, and health counseling. The registered nurse executes medical regimens including administering medications and treatments prescribed by a licensed or otherwise legally authorized provider (Florida Board of Nursing). The nurse's primary commitment is to the patient whether an individual, family, group, or community. (ANA Code of Ethics for Nurses). The registered nurse, as a licensed professional, will be responsible and accountable for his/her practice. Nurses are responsible and accountable for all elements of nursing. they provide and/or supervising direct patient care. Assess, plan, implement and evaluate care based on age-specific components. Assumes responsibly for the coordination of care Focus on patient transition through the continuum of care, patient and family education, Patient self-management after discharge, Considers all characteristics of the Individual, Including age and life stages, state of health, race and culture, values, and previous experiences. Administers medications and procedures per established policies and guidelines. Influences care outcomes by collaborating with members of the Interdisciplinary team. The Registered Nurse is located with the Patient Care Services Line in Tampa, Florida. The Interventional Pain Nurse, Demonstrates the ability to assume the role of a circulating nurse, performing duties and responsibilities in a safe and efficient manner in the neurology procedure rooms for the following areas: Sympathetic Nerve Blocks Peripheral Nerve Blocks Radiofrequency Nerve Ablations Demonstrates Radiation Safety Demonstrates understanding of: Universal Protocol Patient Identification Use of surgical safety checklist Consent verification Verification of surgical site marking Handoff Reporting Improve the Safety of Using Medications Labeling all medications, medication containers, and other solutions on and off the sterile field in perioperative and other procedural settings Work Schedule: 07:30 - 16:00 Telework: Not Available Functional Statement #: PD000000 Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized EDRP: Not Authorized Permanent Change of Station 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.