The EP RN is responsible for collaborating with services internal and external to the VA to facilitate transition of care that effectively meet the patients needs. This includes chart reviews, telephone calls for pre-visit preparation or post visit follow up, participation in team huddles, collaborative management of high risk patients, and making follow up telephone calls to discharged patients. Must be proficient in the interrogation and programing of pacemakers and defibrillators.
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.