Registered Nurse (Medical-Surgical)
Company: Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Location: New Orleans
Posted on: September 12, 2018
The Medical-Surgical RN provides care to patients with medical-surgical diagnosis who require acute level care and observation. Frequent admitting diagnoses are: congestive heart failure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, pneumonia, stroke, diabetes, diabetic foot ulcers, urinary complications, cellulitis, deep venous thrombosis, liver failure, pancreatitis, and infectious processes. Telemetry monitoring is required and knowledge of EKG interpretation required. Demonstrates leadership in delivering and improving holistic care through collaborative strategies with others. Must maintain BLS certification. TOUR OF DUTY: (Rotating Days, Nights, Evenings, & As Patient Care Dictates) 7:30am-7:30pm/ 7:00am-3:30pm/ 7:30pm-7:30am/3:00pm-11:30pm/11:00pm-7:30am This is a BARGAINING unit position. Functional Statement Title: Registered Nurse - Medical-Surgical (Functional statement is available for review in the Human Resource Office) Relocation/Recruitment Incentives ARE NOT authorized for this position Position is open until filled: Cut-off for certificate issuance will be every 15 business days. Optional Salary Description: Applicant's education and length of nursing experience will be considered by a Nurse Professional Standards Board in determining the grade and step of the applicant selected.
Keywords: Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, New Orleans , Registered Nurse (Medical-Surgical), Healthcare , New Orleans, Louisiana
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