The Orlando VA Healthcare System is seeking a Registered Nurse to serve as an Assistant Nurse Manger over the Medicine/Telemetry unit within Nursing Service. The Assistant Nurse Manager (ANM) is a registered professional nurse who is accountable to the Nurse Manager. In collaboration with the Nurse Manager, functions as a supervisor providing oversight for the administration of leave, counseling, disciplinary action and assumes accountability for the operation of a designated unit. This includes the management, supervision and evaluation of care delivered by nursing and other allied health care staff. As a Registered Nurse, the ANM demonstrates a high level of clinical expertise, leadership, and creative approaches to the management of complex care. This RN applies skills necessary to coordinate and/or identify discipline specific education; training in leadership, professional staff development and emerging needs, to all levels of staff. Responsible for contributing to the establishment and implementation of evidenced-based nursing standards of practice. In collaboration with the Nurse Manager, creates a positive work environment which enhances care delivery and professional development of clinically competent staff. Creates, demonstrates and ensures a culturally diverse workforce in which the values and needs of all individuals are respected. The ANM serves as Acting Nurse Manager in the absence of the Nurse Manager. Work Schedule: Monday-Friday/0700-1530. *Workday/hour flexibility required as administrative and/or clinical demands require. 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.