Ascension Health Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) / Providence Park / FT Day in Waco, Texas

Job ID: 212059

Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) / Providence Park / FT Day

Waco, Texas

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: LVN - Long Term Care

City, State: Waco, TX

Location: Providence Park

Department: Skilled Nursing Facility

Additional Job Details: Full-Time, Day, 36 hours, Weekly

Job Description

Job Summary:

The LVN - Long Term Care 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.

  • 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 2 Months (60 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 job transfer date is required-OR-Temporary or Current Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN) license to practice in the state of Texas is required or must be obtained prior to hire or job transfer date-OR current home state license for multi-state license recognition through the Nurse Licensure Compact is required or must be obtained prior to hire or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Technical School

  • Graduate of an accredited practical/vocational nursing program or in final semester required.

Work Experience:

  • Previous nursing 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.

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