The incumbent in this position functions as a nursing assistant (NA) and is directed by the Registered Nurse (RN). Individuals assigned as GS-5 NA are at the expert developmental level. This NA refers issues and questions to higher grade NAs. Provides nursing care, performs clinical procedures, technical procedures and ancillary services. The NA helps each patient attain optimal physical, physiological, emotional and social well-being. Work Schedule: Full Time/ Shift work Compressed/Flexible: Supervisor Approval if available Telework: Not Available Virtual: This is not a virtual position. Functional Statement #: PDF01096 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.