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    Summary

    This Registered Nurse position is located in the Community Living Center (CLC) of the Cheyenne Veterans Affairs Medical Center (CHYVAMC) preforming the roles of: Charge Nurse, Medication Administrator and prvides clinical treatment for veterans on the unit.

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    Responsibilities

    • Follows providers orders and is competent to start and maintain intravenous therapy.
    • Provide Veteran Centered Care.
    • Maintain competencies and attendance at unit meetings.
    • Demonstrate the ICARE Values with internal and external customers of the unit.
    • Maintains the daily flow of the unit.
    • Creates and issues daily reports.
    • Verifies orders.
    • Communicates with providers, families and visitors.
    • Assigns and supervises the work of licensed practical nurses and certified nurse aids.
    • Ensures the flow of the unit meets the clinical requirements and is performed safely to meet quality standards.
    • Responsible for ensuring artifacts of cultural change promote residents' rights and a home like environment.
    • Assigned collateral responsibilities may include infection control, wound monitoring and reporting, staffing methodology, inter-Disciplinary Treatment Team (IDTT) meetings, restorative, reassessment tracking, and/or safe patient handling.
    Work Schedule: Compressed work schedule of varing shifts: days and hours. Typically a 12 hour shift.
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Occasional travel of up to 25% of the time: May be required for training and/or other work related duties.

    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/583320800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.