The incumbent practices as a RN in the Gastroenterology Lab. The Gastroenterology Lab is a unit that provides both inpatient and outpatient diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. The Nurse II is responsible for the administration and monitoring of moderate sedation for patients undergoing gastroenterology procedures. The nurse plans, organizes, and when appropriate, directs and supervises the activities of others to completed assignments in a safe and timely manner.
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.