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 Demonstrates proficiency in practice based on conscious, deliberate planning. Self directed in goal setting for managing complex patient situations. The registered nurse is a COMPETENT nurse; "competence develops when the nurse begins to see his or her actions in terms of long-range goals or plans of which he or she is consciously aware. The plan dictates which attributes and aspect of the current and contemplated future situation are to be considered most important and those which can be ignored. A plan establishes a perspective, and the plan is based on considerable conscious, abstract, analytic contemplation of the problem. The competent nurse lacks the speed and flexibility of the proficient nurse but does have a feeling of mastery and the ability to cope with and manage the many contingencies of clinical nursing. The conscious, deliberate planning that is characteristic of this skill level helps achieve efficiency and organization" Work Schedule: Monday through Friday 730AM to 4PM or 8AM to 430PM Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Internal Number: 599536400
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