The VA Northeast Ohio Healthcare System is recruiting for a full time Advanced Practice Nurse (MH). The Nurse Practitioner (NP) or Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) will function at the VA Outpatient Clinics within Community Outpatient Service (COPS). The purpose of the position is to provide comprehensive mental/behavioral health care including primary care integration to a complex patient population in the outpatient setting. This involves coordinated care with an emphasis on preventive measures as well as treatment of chronic diseases. The NP or CNS will function interdependently with physicians and will be responsible for providing quality care, consultation, education and collaboration with other healthcare professionals. Work Schedule:Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m -may have 1 or 2 weekend shifts each year 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.