RN-CCU, Landstuhl, Germany (90-day Assignment)
RN-CCU, Landstuhl, Germany (90-day Assignment)
Performance Work Statement (PWS)
Summer Underlap CRITICAL CARE NURSE
Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Germany
1.2.4 QUALIFICATIONS. United States Citizenship : Non -citizens may only be appointed when
it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy.
Graduate of a school of professional nursing approved by the appropriate State -accrediting
agency and accredited by one of the following accrediting bodies at the time the program was
completed by the applicant: The Accreditat ion Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) or
The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). In cases of graduates of foreign
schools of professional nursing, possession of current, full, active and unrestricted registration
will meet the requi rement of graduation from an approved school of professional nursing. OR
The completion of coursework equivalent to a nursing degree in a MSN Bridge Program that
qualifies for professional nursing registration constitutes the completion of an approved cour se of
study of professional nursing. OR In cases of graduates of foreign schools of professional
nursing, possession of a current, full, active and unrestricted registration will meet the
requirement for graduation from an approved school of professional n ursing.
Current, full, active, and unrestricted registration as a graduate professional nurse in a State,
Territory or Commonwealth (i.e., Puerto Rico) of the United States, or the District of Columbia.
English Language Proficiency . RNs appointed to direct patient care positions must be proficient
in spoken and written English as required by 38 U.S.C. 7402(d) and 7407(d).
18.104.22.168 Education: IMPORTANT: A transcript must be submitted with your application if you
are basing all or part of your qualifications on education.
Note: Only education or degrees recognized by the U.S. Department of Education from
accredited colleges, universities, schools. If you are using foreign education to meet qualification
requirements, you must send a Certificate of Foreign Equ ivalency with your transcript in order to
receive credit for that education.
a. Nurse I Level I - An Associate Degree (ADN) or Diploma in Nursing, with no
additional nursing practice/experience required.
b. Nurse I Level II - An ADN or Diploma in Nursing and ap proximately 1 year of
nursing practice/experience; OR an ADN or Diploma in Nursing and a bachelor's
degree in a related field with no additional nursing practice/experience; OR a
Bachelor's of Science in Nursing (BSN) with no additional nursing
c. Nurse I Level III - An ADN or Diploma in Nursing and approximately 2 -3 years
of nursing practice/experience; OR an ADN or Diploma in Nursing and a
Bachelor's degree in a related field and approximately 1 -2 years of nursing
practice/experience; OR a BSN with approximately 1 -2 years of nursing
practice/experience; OR a Master's degree in nursing (MSN) or related field with
a BSN and no additional nursing practice/experience.
d. Nurse II - A BSN with approximately 2 -3 years of nursing practice/experienc e;
OR ADN or Diploma in Nursing and a Bachelor's degree in a related field and
approximately 2 -3 year's of nursing practice/experience; OR a Master's degree in
nursing or related field with a BSN and approximately 1 -2 year's of nursing
practice/experience; OR a Doctoral degree in nursing or meets basic requirements
for appointment and has doctoral degree in a related field with no additional
nursing practice/experience required.
e. Nurse III - Master's degree in nursing or related field with BSN and
approximat ely 2 -3 year's of nursing practice/experience; OR a Doctoral degree
22.214.171.124. Licensure/Registration: Shall have and maintain a professional license,
certification and/or registration as required by the profession and appropriate regulatory
bodies. This license shall be current (not revoked, suspended, or lapsed in registration),
valid (the issuing authority accepts and considers QA information (i.e. practitioner
professional performance and conduct in determining continued licenses, and
unrestricted (not subject to restriction pertaining to the scope, location, or type of
practice ordinarily granted to other applicants for similar licenses in granting
jurisdiction). The license shall be examination based and one that is granted by the
recognized licensing agency of a state in the United States of America, the District of
Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam, or the Virgin Islands.
126.96.36.199. a. BSN preferred.
b. Must have a minimum of three years of critical care experience. Advance Cardiac
Life Support certification is required with CCRN preferred.
188.8.131.52. Life support training. The Contractor employees shall possess and maintain current
course completion documentation for basic cardiac life support (BCLS) throu gh an American
Heart Association and/or Red Cross approved training program . The contract HCPs are
responsible for maintaining these certifications in a current status at all time while
performing services under this contract.
1.2.45. Network Access and Security Training: All users must receive IA awareness training
tailored to the system and information accessible prior to being granted information system
access. Users will receive annual refresher training to maintain information system access. (AR
25 -2, para 4). All personnel shall ensure that their profile data and IA training and certification
information in the Army Training and Certification Tracking System (ATCTS) is current. New
personnel will register at https://atc.us.army.mil at the time of appointment. Antiterrorism
Level 1 Training is required annually for contractor personnel performing OCONUS.