The Oklahoma City VA Health Care System (OKC VA HCS) is recruiting for a full time Advanced Practice Registered Nurse for the Cardio-Thoracic Section of Surgery Service. The OKC VA HCS is an active teaching hospital affiliated with the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center in Oklahoma City. Duties include but are not limited to:
Conduct history and physical examinations, assessment, diagnosis and management of acute and chronic health problems.
Ordering and interpreting of diagnostic studies including radiology and laboratory studies.
Reviews consults and coordinates appointments.
Performs in-the-OR or out-of-OR Thorax Decompression for aspirate or therapeutic in nature.
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