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    U.S. Citizens and current permanent Federal employees of other Agencies.  Non-citizens may be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy. 

    VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System

    As a VA professional nurse, 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.

    VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply. The health related positions in VA are covered by Title 38, and are not covered by the Schedule A excepted appointment authority.

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    Responsibilities

    These positions are located in the DOM-CERS at the Greater Los Angeles Health Care System, Los Angeles, California.  As a Registered Nurse, you will provide direct and indirect nursing care to patients and families while adhering to established policies for standards of care and standards of practice.  Major duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following: 

    ·         Demonstrates leading and organizing delivery of care to assure continuity of care and peer accountability for practice, including access to care and discharge planning; ·         Uses advanced clinical knowledge/judgment to promote staff involvement in planning, decision-making, and evaluating outcomes; ·         Functions as an expert in clinical practice and/or areas related to the assigned roles and responsibilities; ·         Systematically evaluates current practice, and formulates outcomes for groups of patients and/or organizational processes within an area of expertise; ·         Guides, develops, and supports staff from a leadership perspective; and ·         Uses professional standards of care, scientific evidence, and practice to evaluate programs and/or services.

    Work Schedule: Full-Time, Rotating Shifts to ensure 24/7 coverage including: 7:30 am - 4:00 pm; 3:30 pm - 12:00 am (midnight); 11:30 pm - 8:00 am

    Position Title: Registered Nurse 

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    United States Citizens

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    0610 Nurse

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/486551700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.