Ascension Health LVN Licensed Vocational Nurse - Senior Care in Waco, Texas

Job ID: 253374

LVN Licensed Vocational Nurse - Senior Care

Waco, Texas

Regular/Rotating

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,Night, 36 hours,Weekly

Job Description

Job Summary:

Provides basic bedside care to long term care patients under the direction of a Registered Nurse (RN) 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. Assures resident safety by identifying safety hazards and emergency situations and initiates corrective action as appropriate.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • 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.

Education:

  • Diploma

  • High School Education or equivalent required Associate's degree in a related field preferred

Work Experience:

  • 1 Year Preferred Technical Experience.

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