About the Organization
VA SIERRA NEVADA HEALTH CARE SYSTEM, RENO, NEVADA operates 64 hospital beds, 60 Community Living Center beds, 20 ED beds, 12 ICU beds and 14 inpatient psych beds, in addition to four rural Community Based Outpatient Clinics and one rural outreach clinic. Academic affiliations for VASNHCS are the University Of Nevada School Of Medicine and the East Bay Surgical Program at the University of California, San Francisco. Approximately 45 medical, surgical, and psychiatry residents rotate annually through VASNHCS. Reno VA has 4 surgical suites in addition to cystoscopy and urology anesthesia suites. Surgical cases are performed in orthopedics, general surgery, ENT, urology, vascular, thoracic and GYN surgical specialties/subspecialties.
Work with a multidisciplinary team of health care professionals in a patient-centered care environment with one of the most advanced electronic medical records reporting systems in the country. Enjoy great benefits, including liability protection and no office overhead. Consider VA employment in Reno, NV, join a team that values healthy home/work life balance and be rewarded by the role youll play in keeping Lincolns historical promise to care for those who have borne the battle and for his widow and his orphan."
For more information: Lenore Reinhard, RN, Healthcare Recruiter, email@example.com
About the Community
Reno/Tahoe offers a myriad of open-air activities: water/snow skiing, snowmobiling, camping, hiking, fishing, golfing, mountain climbing/biking, off-roading, and rafting. Reno is minutes from Lake Tahoe. There are fifteen ski resorts in the Reno/Tahoe area, including Squaw Valley and Northstar. Reno/Tahoe is also home to two dozen golf courses. Reno/Sparks plays host to numerous local events, such as Farmers Market, Chili Cook-Off, Rib Cook-Off, Hot-Air Balloon Races, Street Vibrations, Hot August Nights, and Artown, all revealing the creative side of the Biggest Little City. Enjoy the Black Rock Desert, home of Burning Man. The University Of Nevada School Of Medicine includes 16 clinical departments. UNRs Orvis School of Nursing offers M.S.N. programs for Nurse Educator, Family Nurse Practitioner and Clinical Nurse Specialist and works in conjunction with the School of Public Health to offer combined degrees as well. Residents of the Reno area enjoy all four seasons; the desert climate is temperate in the fall and spring, hot in the summer and cold/snowy in the winter. The outdoor Summit Sierra mall is the citys premier shopping destination and includes stores such as Apple, Buckle, Coach, Dillards, Old Navy, Guess, Hollister and Pottery Barn. Nevada has a favorable tax climate and does not have a state income tax.