Provides out-patient clinic care for Veterans with acute and chronic health conditions. In organizing and delivering care, the LPN/LVN recognizes and considers emotional, cultural, spiritual, socio-economic, and age-related factors. Carry out the most complex practical nursing assignments, including assignments for selected acute care, long term, ambulatory care, or psychiatric patients. Participation as a member of a health care team and providing care on a regular and recurring basis.
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.