Ascension Health Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) - ER Fast Track - PRN Rotating in Waco, Texas

Job ID: 222456

Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) - ER Fast Track - PRN Rotating

Waco, Texas

Regular/Rotating

Additional Job Information

Title: LVN

City, State: Waco, TX

Location: Providence Health Center

Department: ER Fast Track 001

Additional Job Details: PRN, Rotating, Weekly

Job Description

Job Summary:

The LVN provides basic bedside care to patients under the direction of a registered nurse or physician, functioning within scope of license.

Responsibilities:

  • 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.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • Certified BLS Provider specializing in Basic Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Licensed Clinical Practical/Vocational Nurse credentialed from the Texas Board of Nursing.

Education:

  • Technical School

  • Graduate of an accredited practical or vocational nursing program required.

Work Experience:

  • 6 months of experience preferred.

How To Apply

To Find your Place, visit www.providencejobswaco.com

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Note: If this job opening falls within the Nursing, Nursing Support, or Frontline Supervisor job families, in order to be considered for this job opening you will be required to complete an online fit assessment and satisfy all other job requirements. Details on completing the assessment will be emailed to you one business day after your completed application has been submitted.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Providence Healthcare Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE M/F/D/V).

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