Position : Licensed Vocational Nurse
Previous Healthcare experience.
Knowledge of scope of licensed vocational nurse, ability to delegate to nursing support staff.
Knowledge of the care and treatment of patients and procedures that apply to vocational nursing.
Able to independently seek out resources and work collaboratively.
Working knowledge of infection control procedures, sterile techniques and safety precautions that are applicable to work performed.
Working knowledge of sanitation, personal hygiene and basic health and safety precautions applicable to work in a hospital.
Working knowledge and completion of appropriate TJC and other regulatory requirements.
Maintains current BLS certification, and or other specialized life support requirements designated by work area or organization.
Current State of Texas LVN Licensure is required.
Monitor patients' vital signs.
Ensure that patients take their medication.
Observe patients' progress throughout treatment.
Consult patients' families about the patients' progress.