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    Summary

    The Iowa City VA Health Care System (ICVACS) is currently recruiting for one (1) Registered Nurse to work in our 7 East Inpatient Medical/Surgical Telemetry Unit. ICVAHCS is in Veterans Integrated Service Network (VISN) 23. This position is covered by bargaining unit AFGE 2547 and open 14 days.

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    Responsibilities

    As a Registered Nurse on the 7 East Inpatient Medical/Surgical Telemetry unit you will provide prescribed medical treatment and personal care services to ill and injured veterans. Duties include but are not limited to:

    • Documenting observations, assessments, and changes in patient's condition;
    • Managing telemetry patients
    • Collaborating with health team members to facilitate positive patient care outcomes.
    • Providing a full range of nursing care to patients with a variety of complex physical and/or behavior problems.
    • Administers medication and procedures per established policies and guidelines.
    • Active participation in staff and interdisciplinary care meetings.
    • Identifies the application of research based material to implement best practices within the unit.
    • Caring for patients before and after invasive procedures in which patients receive moderate sedation or anesthesia such as cardiac catheterization or general surgical procedures.

    Work Schedule: Night Shift consisting of: Six,12-hour Night Shifts 7:30 PM-8:00AM and one 8-hour night shift 11:30PM-8:00AM per two-week pay period. Every other weekend and rotating holidays.
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

    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/557083300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.