The Texas General Land Office primarily serves the schoolchildren, veterans, and the environment of Texas. The agency does so by preserving our history, maximizing state revenue through innovative administration, and through the prudent stewardship of state lands and natural resources. This position is with our Veteran's Land Board in the Texas State Veterans Homes Division.
Performs advanced (senior-level) nursing work. Work involves planning, developing, coordinating, and evaluating nursing activities and providing for the care and treatment of patients. Work may include serving as a resource on nursing practices and education programs by performing consultative and administrative work. May assign and/or supervise the work of others. Works under limited supervision, with considerable latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.
Military Crosswalk Information - Veterans, Reservist or Guardsman with an MOS or additional duties that fall in the fields of Army - 66B Army Public Health Nurse; Navy -290X SC - Nurse Corps - General; Coast Guard -No military equivalent; Marine - No military equivalent; Air Force - 46AX Nurse Administrator; or other related fields pertaining to the minimum experience requirement may meet the minimum qualifications for this position.
Additional Military Crosswalk information can be accessed at http://www.hr.sao.texas.gov/Compensation/MilitaryCrosswalk/MOSC_MedicalandHealth.pdf
In order to receive Veterans' preference, a copy of Form DD#214 is required at time of interview.
Essential Job Elements
Oversees the quality of care for the TSVH and reports concerns.
Evaluates nursing services through the analysis of statistical and performance evaluation reports.Conducts inspections, surveys, and investigations of TSVH to determine compliance with state and federal laws, regulations, rules and contractual obligations; preparing reports of findings and recommendations. Conducts site visits to verify correction of previously cited regulatory violations.
Plans, develops, implements, interprets, and monitors program operations, policies and procedures.
Reviews medical records and resident assessments to determine compliance with policies and procedures, correctness of assessment, and quality of service.
Assists in planning, developing, and coordinating nursing activities. Monitors in-service training and other educational programs of the TSVH.
Provides consultation, training, and technical assistance to agency staff, medical community, and other organizations.
Conducts field investigations, epidemiological studies, and special research projects.
Minimum Qualifications (Education + Experience)
Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major course work in nursing or from an accredited nursing program. Licensed Registered Nurse OR Licensed Vocational Nurse in the State of Texas.
Five years experience as a nurse with at least two years of experience in the following: nursing work in a skilled nursing long term care facility; long term acute care hospital, or hospice, or as a surveyor/monitor for a state nursing home regulatory agency.
Experience and education may substitute for one another on a year for year basis for up to 2 years.
Internal Number: 19-066
About Texas General Land Office
The Texas General Land Office primarily serves the schoolchildren, veterans, and the environment of Texas. The agency does so by preserving our history, maximizing state revenue through innovative administration, and through the prudent stewardship of state lands and natural resources.
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