LVN, Licensed Vocational Nurse - Family Medicine Clinic (Sign-On Incentive Available)

Employer
CHRISTUS Health
Location
Tyler County, TX
Posted
Feb 23, 2021
Closes
Feb 24, 2021
Ref
1986021537
Profession
Nurse

Preparing for a Career Break

Description

Summary:
Under supervision, the incumbent of this position provides nursing care to clinic patients within the states scope of LPN/LVN practice. Works collaboratively with the clinicians and other interdisciplinary team members to facilitate quality care for the patient.

* Performs general nursing care to patients. Administers treatments in accordance with nursing standards.
* Assists with the preparation of equipment and aids provider during treatment, examination, and testing of patients.
* Observes, records, and reports patients' condition and reaction to drugs or treatments to providers.
* Oversees appointment bookings and ensures preferences are given to patients in emergency situations. Maintains timely flow of patients.
* Greets patients and obtains well-documented history and vitals. Prepares patients for physical exam.
* Instructs patients in collection of samples and tests.
* May perform the following tasks in accordance with established procedures and as prescribed by applicable licensure/certification.

Requirements:

* Graduate from an accredited school of practical nursing or vocational nursing
* Previous medical office experience preferred
* Valid state license to practice nursing
* Current CPR certification

Work Type:
Full Time