This position is eligible for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP), a student loan payment reimbursement program. You must meet specific individual eligibility requirements in accordance with VHA policy and submit your EDRP application within four months of appointment. Approval, award amount (up to $200,000) and eligibility period (one to five years) are determined by the VHA Education Loan Repayment Services program office after complete review of the EDRP application. Learn more We are currently recruiting for 2 FULL-TIME NURSE PRACTITIONER in the VISN 2 Clinical Contact Center (CCC). The CCC Nurse Practitioner's includes over the phone/ VA Video connect (VVC) evaluation and management of patients with symptoms. CCC NP functions include but are not limited to the following: Tele Medicine service over the phone/ VVC and Tele Urgent Care services. This includes symptom analysis and management, ordering labs and diagnostic tests, medication prescription and adjustment, medication reviews, pharmacological drug interactions and toxicity monitoring, medication adherence, and Patient education. CCC covers for veterans from VISN 2 (NY and NJ area) and provides state of the art telephone care and Tele Urgent Care service to veterans 24 hours, 7 days a week. Work Schedule: 7am- 7:30p/11:30am-12:00am with rotation to evening or night shift as required. 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.