Licensed Vocational Nurse

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Susanville, CA

Department:

HC Practitioners

Posted:

4/17/2020

Type:

Contract

Title: Licensed Vocational Nurse
Job ID: JS45014417
Location: Susanville, CA

Under the direction of the Institution's CEO/CNE or designee, as Licensed Vocational Nurse, you shall provide services as permitted within the scope of practice for Licensed Vocational Nurse services in accordance with Institution/Facility policies and procedures. 

Responsibilities:
  • Organize, provide, and maintain necessary healthcare services consistent with CCHCS policies and procedures
  • Conduct basic hygiene and nursing care, including administration of prescribed medications and the therapeutic effects, treatments, and disease prevention, as ordered by the physician
  • Collect information regarding patient status and report the results to the Primary Care Provider (PCP) or RN in a timely manner
  • Provide patient/youth education and accurately document care in the approved format, noting and carrying out physician's orders
  • Administer/assist with therapeutic measures and treatments
  • Other duties as required
Qualifications:
  • 12 continuous months of experience within the last 3 years rendering direct patient care in public or private institution. Clinical competencies must be current
  • Possess a current and valid license issued by the California State Board of Vocational Nurse Examiners
  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification from an American Heart Association Provider or American Red Cross (with AED)
  • Must be proficient in the English language and be able to communicate effectively with the CDCR/CCHCS. 
For more information about TEEMA and to consider other career opportunities, please visit our website at www.teemagroup.com