Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Lakewood, WA
  • 5/25/16
Registered Nurse - Specialty Medicine Clinic (Blue Team) Lakewood, WA Duties:The Blue Team is a specialty outpatient clinic at the American Lake campus with providers from Geriatrics, Cardiology, Rheumatology, Dermatology, and Neurology. The population is a mostly male patient population ranging from 20 to 90 years of age and includes individuals with acute and/or chronic health conditions or changes in mental status; these conditions may negatively influence normal individual functioning....
Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Lakewood, WA
  • 5/25/16
Licensed Practical Nurse - Geriatric Clinic Lakewood, WA Duties:Geriatrics and Extended Care provides outpatient care for Veterans with acute and chromic health conditions with diverse culture and religious/gender orientation. Veterans may need dementia, rehabilitation, long term, palliative and/or hospice care. The LPN must practice resident centered care and participate with the health care team in balancing Veteran requests and conventional clinical care. The LPN must have the physical...
Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Lakewood, WA
  • 5/25/16
Registered Nurse - TIDES Research Lakewood, WA Duties:The Tides Research Nurse functions as a case manager, consultant and educator while providing collaborative care services to outpatients enrolled in the project. The collaborative care services provided by this professional nurse are performed via telephone contact with referred/enrolled Veterans. This includes Veteran outpatients with HIV who have symptoms of depression. The Tides Research Nurse provides and advocates for quality patient...
Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Seattle, WA
  • 5/25/16
Registered Nurse - Medical Intensive Unit Consortium Seattle, WA Duties:The RN practices in the MICU/CCU, located in the Primary and Specialty Medical Care Service Line at the VAPSHCS – Seattle, Division. MICU/CCU is an 18 bed intensive care unit specializing predominantly in cardiovascular, pulmonary, gastrointestinal, renal, endocrine and neurological disorders. Patient populations include: myocardial infarction, respiratory failure, COPD, renal failure, diabetes, and CVA. The population...
Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Seattle, WA
  • 5/24/16
Licensed Practical Nurse - Primary Care Clinic Seattle, WA Duties:The LPN is an integral member of the Patient Aligned Care Team. Working under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse, the LPN provides care to patients in a clinic setting by observing and reporting changes in the patient's condition, administering medications, assisting with procedures and treatments, including the documentation of patient interactions, using the Computerized Patient Record System. Applicants must possess...
Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Seattle, WA
  • 5/24/16
Licensed Practical Nurse - Community Living Center (long-term care/subacute rehab) Seattle, WA Duties:The LPN is proficient in initiating, performing and completing assigned duties providing care to variable patient populations including acute conditions and/or multiple chronic conditions, diminished functioning or conditions associated with aging, diminished cognitive functioning to include dementia, mild to severe disability and/or palliative and hospice care. Geriatrics and Extended Care...
Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Lakewood, WA
  • 5/24/16
Clinical Nurse Leader (Registered Nurse) - Community Living Center (Long-term Care, subacute rehab) Lakewood, WA Duties:The Community Living Center at American Lake is a 79,000 square foot lakeside facility. It features 83 beds in both private and semi-private rooms, a hospice unit, a rehabilitation unit and an Alzheimer's disease/dementia unit. Breaking from the traditional nursing home concept of a hospital wing with standard nursing stations, the American Lake Community Living Center is...
Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Lakewood, WA
  • 5/24/16
Nurse Practitioner - Home Based Primary Care Lakewood, WA Duties:Home-Based Primary Care (HBPC) is a home care program that provides comprehensive, interdisciplinary, primary care in the homes of veterans with complex medical, social, and behavioral conditions for whom routine clinic-based care is not effective. In contrast to other systems such as Medicare home care that target patients with short-term remediable needs and provide episodic, time-limited and focused skilled services, HBPC...
Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Seattle, WA
  • 5/23/16
Registered Nurse - Director of Nursing Surgery Service Seattle, WA Duties:The Director of Nursing (DON), Surgery Service provides management and leadership of interdisciplinary patient care services within a defined cluster of inpatient or outpatient, acute care and/or critical care units. The DON facilitates teamwork within the interdisciplinary team (including nurse managers, surgical staff and a variety of other disciplines) to accomplish the quality of care, productivity/efficiency,...
Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Seattle, WA
  • 5/21/16
Registered Nurse - Operating Room Seattle, WA Duties:The nurse practices as a peri-operative RN in the Operating Room (OR) providing nursing care in a scrub and/or circulating nurse role. The OR is located within the Surgery Service Line within Inpatient and Outpatient Services Division in Seattle. The Operating Room provides surgical services to all surgical specialties and their patients within the VA System. There are 8 operating rooms with approximately 4500-5000 operations per year....
Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Seattle, WA
  • 5/20/16
Registered Nurse - Hepatology/Gastroenterology Nurse Coordinator Seattle, WA Duties:The RN Care Coordinator is assigned to the Hepatology/Gastroenterology Clinics and may be assigned to clinics located at Seattle or American Lake. The clinics provide out-patient and inpatient hepatology and gasteroenterology care. The nurse possesses a working knowledge of hepatology and gastroenterology which maybe demonstrated by several year of gastroenterology/hepatology experience or general...
Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Seattle, WA
  • 5/19/16
Registered Nurse - Lead Infection Control Practitioner Seattle, WA Duties:The Infection Control Nurse is a professional registered nurse who is accountable for the multiple facets of the VAPSHCS Infection Control Program. The Infection control Nurse utilizes effective prevention and control activities that are specific to the practice setting, the population served, and the continuum of care. The infection Control Nurse:
  • integrates surveillance findings into the organization's plan for...
Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Seattle, WA
  • 5/19/16
Registered Nurse - 6 West Acute Medical Unit (Cardiology/Neurology) Seattle, WA Duties:6 West is a 30-bed inpatient remote telemetry unit that provides medical care and specializes in cardiac and neurology care. The average age group ranges from 35-85 years, primarily males but does include female patients. Patient populations include individuals with acute and/or chronic health conditions or change in mental status; these conditions negatively influence normal individual functioning. The RN...
Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Seattle, WA
  • 5/18/16
Licensed Practical Nurse - Podiatry Seattle, WA Duties:The Podiatry program includes outpatient clinics, outpatient surgeries and procedures at the Seattle and American Lake divisions. The patients may be inpatient, outpatient, nursing home patients and patients in multiple podiatric and wound clinics. In organizing and delivering care, the LPN/LVN recognizes and considers emotional, cultural, spiritual, socio-economic, and age-related factors. Applicants must demonstrate the ability to carry...
Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Seattle, WA
  • 5/18/16
Licensed Practical Nurse - Hepatology/Gastroenterology Seattle, WA Duties:The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) is assigned to the Gastroenterology/Hepatology clinics and may be assigned to clinics located at American Lake or Seattle. The clinics provide out-patient and in-patient endoscopy, gastroenterology and hepatology care. Applicants must demonstrate the ability to serve as a responsible member of the nursing care team and interact with patients, family members, professionals and other...
Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Seattle, WA
  • 5/18/16
Licensed Practical Nurse - Gastroenterology Seattle, WA Duties:The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) is assigned to the Gastroenterology/Hepatology clinics and may be assigned to clinics located at American Lake or Seattle. The clinics provide out-patient and in-patient endoscopy, gastroenterology and hepatology care. Applicants must demonstrate the ability to serve as a responsible member of the nursing care team and interact with patients, family members, professionals and other supportive...
Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Seattle, WA
  • 5/18/16
Licensed Practical Nurse - Podiatry Seattle, WA Duties:The Podiatry program includes outpatient clinics, outpatient surgeries and procedures at the Seattle and American Lake divisions. The patients may be inpatient, outpatient, nursing home patients and patients in multiple podiatric and wound clinics. In organizing and delivering care, the LPN/LVN recognizes and considers emotional, cultural, spiritual, socio-economic, and age-related factors. Applicants must demonstrate the ability to carry...
Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Bremerton, WA
  • 5/18/16
Advanced Medical Support Assistant Bremerton, WA Duties:This is an open continuous announcement and will be used to fill vacancies in all service lines at VA Puget Sound. Applicants will be reviewed as needed for specific locations, and referred to hiring managers. ** Positions may be located within any VA Puget Sound Health Care System service line and may be located at either of our two major divisions: Seattle or American Lake; or at one of our 2 Community Based Out Patient Clinics...
Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Bremerton, WA
  • 5/18/16
Medical Support Assistant Bremerton, WA Duties:This is an open continuous announcement and will be used to fill vacancies in all service lines at VA Puget Sound. Applicants will be reviewed as needed for specific locations, and referred to hiring managers. ** Positions may be located within any VA Puget Sound Health Care System service line and may be located at either of our two major divisions: Seattle or American Lake; or at one of our 2 Community Based Out Patient Clinics (CBOC):...