Job Title:Licensed Practical Nurse, Telehealth Clinical Technician
Department:Department Of Veterans Affairs
Agency:Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Job Announcement Number:VHA-590-13-874674-TLS
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|$31,054.00 to $45,376.00 / Per Year|
|Monday, April 22, 2013 to Monday, May 06, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Excepted Service Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Hampton, VA United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|United States Citizens|
Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 874674 One LPN Telehealth Clinical Technician in Hampton VA
To fulfill President Lincoln's promise "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans.
How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?
One full-time, License Practical Nurse -Telehealth Clinical Technician position available in the Medical Service Unit, a 21 bed acute care unit, at the Hampton VA Medical Center. The incumbent will be assigned to our Medical Service. The Telehealth Clinical Technician (TCT) serves a generalist role, providing technical and administrative support for telehealth programs in the role of an imager and presenter to support video conferencing, staff training, telehealth clinical encounters from the patient and provider locations for telehealth store and forward applications, Home Telehealth technology support, for real time telehealth events, including patient education activities, technical support, training, help desk, scheduling support, and other program support duties as needed.
The regular tour of duty is Monday through Friday, between the cores hours of 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. There may be some instances where the incumbent would be required to work after 4:30 p.m., or have the flexibility to work outside the normal tour of duty, which may include weekend and holidays. Grade/Salary is determined by the Nurse Professional Standards Board based on education, qualifications, experience, and credentials. This announcement is open to all qualified U. S. Citizens. More than one applicant may be hired from this announcement.
As a VA professional, your opportunities are endless. With many openings in the multiple functions of VA, you will have a wide range of opportunities at your fingertips. Not only is it the largest, most technologically advanced integrated health care system in the nation, but we also provide many other services to Veterans through the Benefits Administration and National Cemeteries.
NOTE: The Professional Standards Board (a peer-review group) will review the selected candidate's education and experience and recommend the step at which the candidate will be placed in that specific grade. The salary is based on the grade and step approved for the selected candidate.
VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply.
- U.S. Citizenship
- Full unrestricted Licensure, Certification, or Registration required.
- Must pass pre-employment examination.
- Designated and/or Random Drug Testing required.
- Background and/or Security Investigation required.
- English Language Proficiency required.