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    How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?

    https://www.va.gov/nursing/docs/Nurse20Reasons_508.pdf

    First area of consideration will be given to AFGE bargaining unit employees at Topeka VAMC. Second AOC will be given to EKHCS permanent employees. Third AOC will be given to the public (U.S. Citizens and U.S. nationals).

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    Responsibilities

    Multiple RN positions are available in the Community Living Centers (CLC) at the Topeka VAMC. The Community Living Center staff nurse is responsible and accountable for providing direct and indirect care. Duties include documenting observations, assessments, and changes in patient's condition; collaborating with health team members to facilitate positive patient care outcomes; providing a full range of nursing care to patients with a variety of physical and/or behavior problems; and accountable for meeting and maintaining the qualification standards and functional statements of assigned grade. Our facility is seeking individuals who possess good organizational skills which enable completion of work, a demonstrated ability to assume leadership in a patient centered program, and the ability to establish effective communication with patients, families, visitors and members of the interdisciplinary team. Excellent communication and customer service skills are required. The CLC staff nurse is responsible to the Nurse Manager both clinically and administratively.

    Preferred Education/Experience: BSN preferred

    Work Schedule: Full Time, Recruiting for all shifts**

    **Please indicate in your resume and/or cover letter what shift you are interested in applying for (days, evenings, nights)**

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    00

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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/543873500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.