If you are not a current, permanent Federal employee, you should apply under CBST-11157638-21-HAC. https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/606974900 This is an Open Continuous Announcement to fill multiple vacancies in various Services within CAVHS. A qualification review will be conducted every 2 weeks and qualified candidates will be referred to the Services upon their need for recruitment. TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION, YOU MUST SUBMIT A COMPLETE APPLICATION PACKAGE, OR YOU WILL RECEIVE AN ELECTRONIC NOTICE THAT YOU ARE RATED INELIGIBLE. SEE QUALIFICATIONS SECTION AND REQUIRED DOCUMENTS SECTION FOR DETAILS. KSAs MUST BE DEMONSTRATED IN YOUR RESUME. PLEASE READ THIS ENTIRE ANNOUNCEMENT AND REFER BACK TO IT OFTEN WHEN WRITING YOUR RESUME. Pay by location: Mountain Home-$36,251-$56,127 Mena-$36,622-$60,098 Russellville-$36,937-$57,194 El Dorado-$37,147-$57,520 Hot Springs-$37,566-$58,168 North Little Rock-$39,743-$61,821 Little Rock-$39,743-$61,821 Conway-$39, 743-$61,821 Pine Bluff-$39,300-$61,821 Searcy-$39,743-$61,821 The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), functions as a member of the team as assigned. Demonstrates sound techniques in complex nursing care procedures and basic care of patients in all areas. The incumbent completes work with only a general review by an RN. Demonstrated ability to respond to the patient's nursing needs for nursing, medication, and equipment-assisted care; and to recognize deviations from normal. Demonstrated ability to work effectively with patients, family and other staff members and to respond appropriately to emergency situations. Incorporates acceptable, established customer service standards into practice. Demonstrates knowledge and skill sufficient to prepare, administer, and appropriately document actions taken specific to commonly prescribed oral, topical, subcutaneous, intramuscular, and/or intravenous medications as permitted by approved local facility policies and procedures. Observation and documentation will include patient's response to medication administered and the reporting of any noted change in patient's condition to RN. Work Schedule: This announcement will be used to fill various tours of duty. The Service and Tour of Duty being filled will be identified upon call for interview. Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.