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Licensed Vocational Nurse - Home Care

Company:
Vivo HealthStaff
Location:
San Francisco, CA
Posted:
November 05, 2019

Description:

Vivo HealthStaff is looking for a Licensed Vocational Nurse for home care in areas surrounding San Francisco. Applicants with other language skills (Spanish, Tagalog, Cantonese, Mandarin) are encouraged to apply.

POSITION SUMMARY: Under the direction and supervision of the Home Care Manager, the Licensed Vocational Nurse provides direct nursing services to participants.

Duties / Responsibilities

-Clinical Practice - Provides skilled nursing care to all participants including but not limited to administration and monitoring medications, checking vital signs and monitoring participant’s changes.

-Supervision and Training - Supervises, trains and monitors geriatric aides. Teaches participants and family members regarding participant needs at home.

-Interdisciplinary Teamwork and Communication - Communicates effectively with all team members, participants and families. Participates in interdisciplinary team planning and problem-solving.

-Other related duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS (knowledge, Skills, Abilities)

-Graduate of an accredited LVN program.

-Possess a current California LVN license.

-Interest, demonstrated ability and one-year experience working with the elderly or frail population required.

-Ability to work independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team.

-Bilingual ability may be required for specific assignments.