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    Summary

    The duty station is the John Cochran Division; however, the duty station may be changed to one or multiple associated VA St Louis Health Care System locations within the metropolitan St. Louis, MO area based on the needs of the medical center. This position is in the bargaining unit. This announcement may be used to fill identical positions vacated within 90 days of any selections made from the original announcement.

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    Responsibilities


    FUNCTIONS:
    1. Effectively plans and implements the nursing process and the quality of care to patients requiring emergency nursing care.
    2. Plans, directs and evaluates the quality of care and the nursing process in an acute care setting with varying diagnosis.
    3. Develop and utilize personnel appropriately to implement expectations of the service line.
    4. Assesses patients presenting for emergency care and triages based on history, physical assessment and chief complaint.
    5. Initiates resuscitative and life or limb saving diagnostics, medications, and treatments.
    6. Administers therapeutic measures.
    7. Operates and monitors specialized equipment.
    8. Initiates, participates and presents cases in multi-disciplinary conferences.

    Relocation expenses will not be reimbursed.

    Work Schedule: Rotating shifts
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    00

  • 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/528434200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.