Nursing Assistant Job in Alexandria, LA

Vacancy No. CBST-12190751-24-TB Department Veterans Health Administration
Salary $34,910.00 to $57,002.00 Grade 3 to 5
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 11/21/2023 Close Date 9/30/2024
Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Public
Alexandria, LA

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)


Nursing Assistant (NA) within the Alexandria VAHCS. NAs assist with direct personal patient care such as vital signs assessment and assisting with personal hygiene, supports diagnostic procedures as directed the supervising RN or medical provider, charts completion of care tasks and assessments findings in the electronic health record, reports emergent and abnormal findings to the supervising RN, provides patient instructions while providing bedside care.

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US Citizens

How You Will Be Evaluated

You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

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