Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN/LPN)

Location
Georgetown, Texas
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Apr 26, 2018
Closes
Jun 27, 2018
Ref
25651-67536
Specialty
Med / Surg
Contract Type
Permanent

Exciting opportunity to join the nation's largest provider of healthcare services with over 1000 practice locations!

 

HCA Healthcare is a national leader in providing modern, culturally competent, patient-centered care and we are driven by a single goal: the care and improvement of human life.

We are looking for an exceptional Licensed Practical Nurse
to join our team. We believe in our team and your ability to help us provide high quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve. 

We offer an excellent benefits package, competitive salary, tuition reimbursement, and growth opportunities.  We are seeking a great addition to the team who feels patient care is as important as we do!

Interested in learning more about us? Click here!

POSITION SUMMARY:

As a Licensed Practical Nurse in our practice, you will function as a champion of patient care who assists physicians in performing nurse procedures for the comfort and well-being of our patients.  The LPN demonstrates critical thinking skills, scientific judgment, and leadership in the anticipation and planning for the care of the patient. 

 

JOB DUTIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

  • Managing an orderly and efficient flow of patients including screening, preparation for exam, instructing patients on collection of any necessary samples/tests, and obtaining vitals.

  • Notifying patients of test results and follow-up appointments and instructs patients and families regarding medications and treatment instructions.

  • Managing patient records including chart entries are made timely and posting lab/tests and examination results.

  • Assisting with the preparation of supplies and equipment and aiding the physician or mid-level practitioner during treatment, examination, and testing of patients.

  • Assisting with general patient care including collection/documentation of lab specimens, giving injections, administering prescribed medications, monitoring patients condition, and recording/reporting patients reaction to drugs and treatments to physicians.

  • Schedules tests and treatments including arranging referrals to a specialist and obtaining pre-authorizations when directed by the provider.

  • Managing office inventory including medications, controlled substances, and supplies.

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