The VA Sierra Nevada Health Care System Nursing Assistant escorts patients (ambulatory, wheelchair or gurney) within the health care system. Communicates with and observes patients during escorting procedures and takes appropriate action to ensure patient safety. Provides nursing care to chronically and/or acutely ill patients under the minimal direction of the Registered Nurse, Nurse Practitioner, and/or the physician. This position is authorized for a Recruitment and Relocation Incentive Duties include but are not limited to: * Accurately collects, records, and reports vital signs, height, and weight according to unit standard. * Collecting Specimens: sputum, urine (routine & sterile), feces, and others as directed by team lead for storage and delivery to lab according to unit standard.
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