The VA Northeast Ohio Healthcare System is recruiting for one (1) Nurse Practitioner (Primary Care) position. The Nurse Practitioner (Primary Care) will function out of either the Akron CBOC, Canton CBOC, Mansfield CBOC, or New Philadelphia CBOC, with coverage responsibilities primarily throughout the South region. If needs do not exist throughout the South region, coverage responsibilities could be extended to include other locations throughout the VA Northeast Ohio Healthcare System. The Nurse Practitioner (Primary Care) will function in an expanding community outpatient care network. They will enjoy collaboration with various multi-disciplinary teams and provide patient care to our nation's Veterans within the outpatient clinics. As coverage needs arise throughout the region, the incumbent will be expected to provide both on-site and virtual Primary Care coverage for short to long-term periods of time. This coverage responsibility could include oversight of a PACT team and/or support in covering alerts and conducting both virtual or in person visits throughout the region. Work Schedule: The tour of duty will be Monday - Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, though some evening or weekend shifts may be necessary. Financial Disclosure Report: Not required Education Debt Reduction Program Offered (EDRP): Yes
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.