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Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)

Company:
NurseRegistry
Location:
San Francisco Bay Area, California, United States
Posted:
April 15, 2019

Description:

We are seeking LVNs to work in various facilities and/or client’s homes providing direct patient care:

Must have experience working with patients with tracheostomies and ventilators

Must have the ability to manage nursing care plans, educate patient and family on appropriate treatment to assist in improving and/or maintaining health

Assist in maintaining a safe work environment and perform all job responsibilities in a safe manner

Administer medications within scope of practice

Report changes in a patients condition promptly and appropriately to the physician/appropriate individual

Appropriately complete documentation for patient care

Mobilize resources during a crisis

Act as liaison between the physician, staff and patient/family by communicating with family members/physicians regarding specific patient needs, complexities or unusual findings to promote continuity of care

Must be flexible and have the ability to adapt to changes in work environment

Job Responsibilities of LVN:

Basic knowledge of clinical procedures, medical terminology

Ability to communicate effectively (oral/written)

Ability to use tact and diplomacy in dealing with people, both internal and external customers

Maintain a calm demeanor while completing multiple tasks

Ability to work with minimal supervision

Demonstrates the ability to accept, implement, and evaluate change