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RN Operating Room- Mather
Sacramento VA Medical Center | Sacramento, California
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Job Description

RN Operating Room- Mather

Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Agency contact information

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https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/456985200/#btn-add-info

2 vacancies in the following location:
Mather AFB, CA

Work Schedule is Full Time - Excepted Service Permanent

Opened Friday 11/18/2016 (14 day(s) ago)

Closes Tuesday 1/3/2017 (32 day(s) away)

Salary Range
$80,924.00 to $139,447.00 / Per Year

Series & Grade
VN-0610-00/00

Promotion Potential
03

Supervisory Status
No

Who May Apply
United States Citizens and Current Federal Employees

Control Number
456985200

Job Announcement Number
612-17-SG-1854244-BU

Job Overview

Summary

Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 1854244

VA Northern California Health Care System (VANCHCS) is an integrated health care delivery system, offering a comprehensive array of medical, surgical, rehabilitative, mental health and extended care to veterans in Northern California.

The city of Sacramento has evolved over recent years and features two large universities, a thriving riverfront area with harbor, a number of notable museums, top restaurants, jazz nightspots, impressive theaters, more than 100 parks, scenic trails by the American River Parkway, and some striking architecture, including the magnificent Sacramento State Capitol building.

Located near San Francisco, one of America's favorite cities, Sacramento, is not far from the world class ski attractions at Lake Tahoe and the beautiful Napa Valley.

This position has been extended and will close on 1/3/17.

To fulfill President Lincoln's promise - "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" - by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans.

How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?

POSITION SUMMARY:

The OR staff nurse is a registered nurse who utilizes the nursing process to provide direct patient care in the Operating Room, both as a circulating RN and as a surgical scrub nurse. Additionally, the OR RN is cross-trained to provide staffing assistance in the Same Day Surgery Unit (SDSU) and the Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) as needed. Graduate from a NLN (NLNAC, ACEN or CCNE) accredited School of Nursing. Licensure by the State Board of Nursing as a Registered Nurse.

Duties

Relocation Expenses: Relocation expenses are not

authorized for this position.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

Proficient at circulating RN responsibilities in the OR setting

Proficient at scrub nurse responsibilities in the OR setting

Ability to take on-call responsibilities for emergency surgeries after normal duty hours, weekends and holidays

Ability to work flexible shifts willing to perform on-call duties

PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor's degree in Nursing

Specialty certification (AORN) ANCC approved

Two (2) years of OR experience within the past three (3) years

Current American Heart Association BLS and ACLS certifications

Travel Required

Not Required

Relocation Authorized

No

Job Requirements

Job Requirements

Key Requirements

U.S. Citizenship
Full unrestricted Licensure, Certification, or Registration required.
Must pass pre-employment examination.
Designated and/or Random Drug Testing required.
Background and/or Security Investigation required.
English Language Proficiency required.

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Department Of Veterans Affairs
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration

Contact

Suzanne Gray
Phone: (916)843-7369
Email : SUZANNE.GRAY4@VA.GOV

Address

VHA Northern California HCS Sacramento
Department of Veterans Affairs
150 Muir Road
Martinez
CA

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