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    About the Position:
    This is a standing register and there is no guarantee for referral based on applying to this announcement.

    • As job opportunities occur, referral lists may be issued from this announcement. Candidates will be contacted directly by the hiring organization when they are being considered for a position.
    • This announcement may be used to fill permanent, temporary, or term positions.
    • This announcement may be used to fill supervisory positions.
    • This announcement may be used to fill Practical/Vocational Nurse positions in outpatient clinics. Outpatient clinics work Monday through Friday, day shift. Specific hours will be determined by the supervisor.

    Who May Apply: U.S. Citizens

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    Responsibilities

    As a Practical Nurse, you will:

    • Obtain information from patient and/or family in order to identify major complaints, symptoms, or reason for seeking healthcare.
    • Provide individualized nursing care to patients of all ages based upon the physician's medical care plan, nursing assessment, and the physical, mental, and emotional needs of the patient.
    • Review immunization records in order to determine required immunizations, correct dosages, and routes of administration.
    • Administer oral, intradermal, subcutaneous, and intramuscular immunizations to patients of all ages.
    • Instruct parents/guardians regarding normal verses adverse reactions to immunizations and treatment.
    • Perform both administrative and logistical tasks as a member of the healthcare team for the clinic, or hospital by contributing to maintaining the environment and resources to deliver healthcare.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Business travel may be required.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    United States Citizens

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

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    0620 Practical Nurse

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/461790700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.