Practical Nurse Job

Vacancy No. IHS-19-OK-10387849-DHA Department Indian Health Service
Salary $33,394.00 to $48,385.00 Grade 5 to 6
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 1/23/2019 Close Date 12/31/2019
Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Public
Locations:
LAWRENCE, KSWHITE CLOUD, KSANADARKO, OKCARNEGIE, OK
CLAREMORE, OKCLINTON, OKEL RENO, OKLAWTON, OK
PAWNEE, OKWATONGA, OKWEWOKA, OK


Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)

Overview

  • Open & closing dates

    Opening and closing dates 01/23/2019 to 12/31/2019

  • Service

    Competitive

  • Pay scale & grade

    GS 5 - 6

  • Salary

    $33,394 to $48,385 per year

  • Appointment type

    Multiple Appointment Types

  • Work schedule

    Multiple Schedules

Locations

Few vacancies in the following locations:

Relocation expenses reimbursed

Yes Relocation expenses may be authorized and paid upon approval. You will be required to sign a one year service agreement. Failure to fulfill the one year service agreement may result in repayment of relocation expenses.

Telework eligible

No

This job is open to

Clarification from the agency

The IHS is required by law to give absolute preference to qualified applicants who meet the Secretary of the Interior's definition of Indian for appointment to vacancies within the IHS in accordance with established IHS policy as outlined in the Indian Health Manual Part 7, Chapter 3. The IHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Announcement number

IHS-19-OK-10387849-DHA

Control number

522327100

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  • Duties

    Duties

    Summary

    This position will serve as a Licensed Practical Nurse in one of the Indian Health Service Ambulatory Health Centers located in Oklahoma or Kansas or the Oklahoma City Area Hospitals located in Claremore, OK or Lawton, OK. Services available at both the hospitals include emergency, general medicine and surgery, pediatrics and outpatient services.

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    Responsibilities

    • Serves as a member of the health care team with an assigned complex patient load.
    • Performs a wide range of diagnostic support duties, which includes taking vital signs, documenting patient's pain perception, obtaining specimens, administering medications, receiving and recording lab results, positioning patients and assisting physicians with procedures.
    • Supports patient and/or family in the integration of the patient plan of care toward changes to improve health.
    • Observes and documents pertinent information regarding patient status in the electronic health record.
    • Participates in planning patient care that is consistent with accepted nursing standards and in compliance with prescribed medical treatment plan.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    6

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  • Benefits
  • How to Apply
  • Fair & Transparent

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