The ICU/SDU is a specialty care unit that's scope of care includes postoperative surgical and medical patients requiring advanced care services. Their primary diagnoses include cancer, peripheral vascular disease, urologic disorders, respiratory failure as well as cardiac disease and other medical illnesses. Must be comfortable covering ICU and Step-Down patients if the need arises. The incumbent for this position may be eligible to apply for the Education Debt Reduction Program
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.
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.