Recruitment/Relocation Incentives: NOT Authorized The Greater Los Angeles VA Health Care System is seeking 2 full time Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) in Nursing Service for it's West Los Angeles (WLA) Specialty Clinics Ambulatory/Outpatient. The licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) provides care to all adult patients in developmental stages in the ambulatory care settings, within the scope of practice defined by the California Board of Vocational Nursing & Psychiatric Technicians Examiners. The LVN is a member of the outpatient health care team and within six months is able to work interdependently with direct Registered Nurse (RN) and/or medical doctor (MD) supervision in the delivery of quality nursing care. This team member with assistance as noted above will support the clinical needs of veterans seen in various Ambulatory/Specialty Clinics and PACT Units. He/she will establish competence within one year to provide care appropriate to adult and geriatric patients in his or her assigned clinical area. This nurse will work toward attaining knowledge and skills to carry out task of non-complex practical nursing care assignments. When providing care for complex assignments, he/she will work interdependently with direct supervision of an assigned Registered Nurse or medical doctor in assigned clinic. Work Schedule: Full Time, Monday - Friday 7:30 am to 4:00 pm. May included holidays. 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.