The Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner (CRNP) practice at a high level of specialized knowledge, skill and proficiency. Teaching and counseling individuals, families and groups are major parts of the CRNP activities. CRNP work autonomously as well as in collaboration with a variety of individuals to diagnose and manage clients health care problems; Serve as a health care resource, interdisciplinary consultants and patient advocates. This position will be located in Medicine Service Line. Core functions include diagnosing and treating acute and chronic health care problems, performing adult care check-ups, and prescribing medication and treatments. Diagnoses and manages minor trauma including suturing. The incumbent teaches health promotion and disease prevention to patients. The incumbent assesses, plans, implements, supervises, teaches, evaluates and documents patient care; serves as an integral member of the treatment team, and is responsible for helping to produce a therapeutic environment and plan of care to promote optimal health status. The incumbent supports the medical center's mission by possessing and exemplifying the Eight Core Competencies of the High Performance Development Model. Work Schedule: Monday-Friday, 0730A-1600 or 0800-1630; rotate on call during WHEN hours with other members on the team. Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Internal Number: 598275200
About Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
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.