VA Connecticut Healthcare System is seeking a full-time Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) for the New London Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC). Duties Include but are not limited to: Recognizes and quickly responds to emergency situations and makes appropriate and timely interventions; Observes and reports on patient's status and records objective and subjective data in the patient's record; Actively contributes to the interdisciplinary team in the development, implementation, and evaluation of the patient's treatment plan and promotes patient participation by fostering self-reliance and independence; Communicates and identifies anticipated patient care problems or problems which may impede the patient care; Routinely prioritizes assigned duties and demonstrates sound judgment and decision making skills in intervening in problems and problem resolution; and Consistently and timely documents care provided in the electronic medical records. Work Schedule: 8:00am-4:30pm, Monday-Friday with occasional weekends Telework: Not available Virtual: This is not a virtual position. Position Title/Functional Statement #:Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)/PDF01048 Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized Permanent Change of Station (PCS): Not Authorized 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.