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    Summary

    The Robert J. Dole VA Medical Center (VAMC) in Wichita, Kansas is currently recruiting for a Registered Nurse to work in the Emergency Department.

    Work Schedule: Variable; Mid-shift with rotation to night shift
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
    Fair Labor Standards Act: Exempt
    Bargaining Unit Status: Covered

    Salary
    Nurse I: $54,657 - 72,686
    Nurse II: $64,491 - 85,765
    Nurse III: $76,097 - 101,199

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    Responsibilities

    The staff nurse provides care that compensates for or assists in meeting the health-related self-care deficits of the veteran patient. The care provided will result in: a) meeting of existent/emerging self care demands, and/or b) enhancing or developing self-care. Continuing care needs will be identified and addressed. The delivery of care is in accordance with established standards, hospital policies and procedures, and consistent with the plan of other health care providers.

    Work Environment:The Emergency Department maintains 24 hours/day, 7 days/week operating hours and can include the Urgent Care Center. The ED nurse is expected to be proficient in all areas of the department. The department is a fast-paced area that provides care for patients with multiple co-morbidities. Each area requires excellent assessment skills and critical thinking ability. Must be able to adapt to rapidly changing conditions of patients and communicate effectively with other healthcare providers.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    3

  • 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/523126700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.