Ascension Health LVN Licensed Vocational Nurse - Senior Care in Waco, Texas
Job ID: 274191
LVN Licensed Vocational Nurse - Senior Care
Additional Job Information
Title: LPN-Long Term Care
City, State: Waco,TX
Location: Providence Village
Department: Skilled Nursing Facility 001
Additional Job Details: Full-Time,Day, 36 hours,Weekly
Provides basic bedside care to long term care patients under the direction of a Registered Nurse (RN) or physician, functioning within scope of license.
Contributes to the assessment of patients by collecting data for analysis by a Registered Nurse (RN).
Administers medications and observes patients for adverse reactions to medications or treatments.
Performs routine laboratory tests and simple therapeutic services.
Educates patients/families about disease treatment plan including self-care post discharge, holistic health needs, available resources and follow up care. Assures resident safety by identifying safety hazards and emergency situations and initiates corrective action as appropriate.
BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date.
Graduate of an accredited practical or vocational nursing program permit (GVN) obtained prior to start date or jobtransfer date is required-OR-Temporary or Current Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN) license to practice in thestate of Texas is required or must be obtained prior to hire or job transfer date-OR current homestate license for multi-state license recognition through the Nurse Licensure Compact is required ormust be obtained prior to hire or job transfer date.
High School Education or equivalent required Associate's degree in a related field preferred
- 1 Year Preferred Technical Experience.
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