Top 5 reasons YOU should choose a career with VA: 5. A premium benefits package 4. fulfilling and challenging work environment 3. Work where you want to live 2. On-the-job growth and advancement 1. To discover the career you want, for the future you deserve The Patient Aligned Care Team (PACT) LPN serves as the essential role of bringing the patient into the exam room for the primary care visit. He/she is part of the standard PACT Teamlet model at the VAMHCS. The LPN checks the patient's vital signs, weighs the patient, interviews the patient using the standardized nursing note template and VHA's clinical reminders. The LPN communicates new patient information to the provider. He/she administers vaccinations and other injections, performs all point-of-care ancillary lab testing for glucose, Hemoglobin A1C, PT/INR, and performs EKG's. The PACT LPN supports the patient's health promotion through follow-up teaching on hypertension, diabetes, and other co-morbidities. In addition, they participates in the daily plan of care for the Veteran, daily PACT Teamlets huddles and weekly huddles. Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:00AM to 4:30PM Telework: Not available Virtual: This is not a virtual position. Functional Statement #: LPN - 06 - 000000 Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not authorized Permanent Change of Station (PCS): Not authorized Financial Discloser Report: Not required
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