LVN, Licensed Vocational Nurse - Neurosurgery Clinic (Sign on available)

Employer
Christus Health
Location
Longview, Texas
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 27, 2021
Closes
Oct 27, 2021
Ref
11850_15606
Specialty
LPN / LVN, Neuroscience
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Description

Summary:

Under supervision, the incumbent of this position provides nursing care to clinic patients within the state’s 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


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