The Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse works under the direction of an PACT RN and reports to the Nurse Manager. The LPN/LYN is responsible for observing, recording and reporting changes in the patient's condition, as well as assisting in the development and revision of the patient-driven holistic care plan for life. The LPN/LYN is a member of the larger Team. The LPN/LYN requires a general review of their work by an RN for appropriateness and conformity with license, policies and procedures.
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.