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    Summary

    The O.R. Nurse demonstrates leadership in delivering and improving holistic care through collaborative strategies with others. The O.R. Nurse successfully performs activities appropriate to their grade as outlined in the Nurse Qualification Standards. These Standards identify the educational, experiential and competency requirements for the Registered Nurse at each grade.

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    Responsibilities

    He/she will maintain competencies within the scope of their practice for the scrub nurse and/or the circulating nurse role for all the surgical procedures performed within the facility. Being a patient advocate is essential for this position. He/she will be responsible for the scheduled, routine, urgent and emergency surgeries.

    The O.R. Nurse demonstrates leadership in delivering and improving holistic care through collaborative strategies with others. The O.R. Nurse successfully performs activities appropriate to their grade as outlined in the Nurse Qualification Standards. These Standards identify the educational, experiential and competency requirements for the Registered Nurse at each grade. He/she will maintain competencies within the scope of their practice for the scrub nurse and/or the circulating nurse role for all the surgical procedures performed within the facility. Being a patient advocate is essential for this position. He/she will be responsible for the scheduled, routine, urgent and emergency surgeries. All ages of Veterans, both male and female comprise the patient population.


    TOUR OF DUTY: (M-F Days - 0730-1600, Evenings, & As Patient Care Dictates)

    This is a BARGAINING unit position.

    Functional Statement Title: Registered Nurse - Operating Room
    (Functional statement is available for review in the Human Resource Office)

    Relocation/Recruitment Incentives ARE NOT authorized for this position

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    None

  • Job family (Series)

    0610 Nurse

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/521564100. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.