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Nurse

Company: Department Of Health And Human Services
Location: Moapa
Posted on: May 3, 2021

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ORGANIZATIONAL LOCATION: This Nurse (Outpatient) Position is located at the Colorado River Service Unit, Moapa Health Clinic, Outpatient Services in Moapa, Nevada. The incumbent is assigned to the weekday shift, Monday through Friday. The primary responsibility for position is to provide direct nursing care services determined by patient needs for the Outpatient department . The Position is supervised by the Supervisory Nurse.

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Responsibilities

Major Duties:

  • Provides patient assessments, treatment implements nursing interventions based on Unit patient care standards
  • Initiates treatments, medications, emergency and resuscitative measures based on appropriate utilization of standing orders and unit protocol's.
  • Administers therapeutic and emergency measure as prescribed by the medial provider and operates specialized equipment such as EKG machines, cardiac monitor automate vital sign machines and other diagnostic equipment.
  • Provides patient and family education for treatment of services and completes each visit thru EHR ( Electronic Health Records).

Travel Required

Not required

Supervisory status

No

Promotion Potential

9

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0610 Nurse

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Conditions of Employment

Must pass pre-employment examination.

Selectee may be subject to a probationary period

U.S. Citizenship is required

Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959

This is a designated position covered by Public Law 101-630, requiring contact or control over Indian children. Due to this requirement, the agency must ensure that persons hired for these positions have not been found guilty of or pleaded nolo contendere or guilty to certain crimes.

Confidential Financial Disclosure Form required.

Measles and Rubella immunization required for selectees born after 1957. Seasonal Influenza immunization is required for civilian health care facility staff working in Indian Health Service health care facilities.

On-call hours or standby duty may be required.

Successfully pass the E-Verify employment verification check. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, visit www.dhs.gov/E-Verify/.

Work Schedule: Monday thru Friday, 40 hours per week

You will need to set up direct deposit so we can pay you.

Background Investigation: If you are selected for this vacancy, you must undergo a pre-employment fingerprint check and background investigation. Fingerprint results and background investigation documentation must be cleared prior to hire. After you begin your employment, your continued employment is contingent upon the outcome of a complete background investigation as determined by the sensitivity level of your position. The investigation must find that you are suitable for Federal employment in your position. If you are found not suitable, you will be terminated after you begin work. If you make a false statement in any part of your application, you may not be hired; you may be fired after you begin work; or subject to possible criminal charges. You may be subject to a credit check as a part of the background investigation process.

Fingerprinting, as part of the background investigation process, may be delayed due to COVID-19. All other background investigation procedures will apply. Be advised that your continued employment will require you to complete a fingerprint check within 60 days after notification of return to full operations and successfully obtaining a favorable background investigation.

Qualifications

To qualify for this position, your resume must state sufficient experience and/or education, to perform the duties of the specific position for which you are applying.

Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer and part time experience. You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week.

BASIC REQUIREMENT(S):

Education: Completion of a graduate or higher level degree, bachelor's degree, associate degree, or diploma from an accredited professional nursing educational program. OR Completion of a degree from Foreign Nursing School. You must have an official certification from the Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools.

Licensure:You must have passed the National Council Licensure Examination AND possess a current, active, full, and unrestricted license or registration as a professional nurse from a State, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, or a territory of the United States.

In addition, to the Basic Requirements, you must also meet the Minimum Qualifications stated below-

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS-GS-0610-09:

  • 1) year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-07 grade level in the Federal service obtained in either the private or public sector performing the following type of work and/or tasks: Providing nursing care, triaging patients, recognizing and intervening in acute life-threatening situations, cardiac and respiratory failure management per Advance Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) protocols; interpreting data about the patient's status in order to identify the patient care needed; independently planning, scheduling and providing comprehensive nursing care.

You must meet all qualification requirements within 30 days of the closing date of the announcement.

Education

For positions requiring positive education requirements, you MUST submit a copy of your transcripts or an itemized list of college courses which includes equivalent information from the transcript (course title, semester/quarter hours, and grade/degree earned) in your resume.

When there is a positive education requirement, or you are using education to qualify as a substitution for experience, transcripts (unofficial) are required at the time of application to verify that you meet the educational requirement or substitution.

Only attendance and/or degrees from schools accredited by accrediting institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education may be credited. Applicants can verify accreditation at the following website: https://www.ed.gov/accreditation

Keywords: Department Of Health And Human Services, North Las Vegas , Nurse, Other , Moapa, Nevada

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