Avid Healthcare Services
  • Medical Staffing
  • Sacramento, CA, USA
  • Per Deim

Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)

Locations: Northern California 

  

Job Description: We are hiring Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVNs) who have a passion for helping others to assist patients and/or family members. Responsibilities include total care for chronically ill and technologically dependent residents, administration of medications, performance of treatments, provision of resident/family education as directed, and maintenance of a record of the care provided. Under the direct supervision of the RN, assists with the planning, coordination, and provision of individualized resident care in accordance with the established policies and procedures of the facility. If you enjoy working with patients in a clinical setting, please submit your resume. Shift availability depends on client needs. Applicant must be flexible with reliable transportation, and ability to travel if necessary. 

 

Essential Responsibilities May Include But Are Not Limited To: 

  • Perform assigned resident care duties in a manner that provides for the physical, psycho-social, and spiritual needs of the chronically ill and technologically dependent resident, incorporating cultural and ethnic factors 
  • Complete initial and ongoing assessments by gathering data in a timely manner, incorporating functional/development age factors into the assessment process 
  • Work collaboratively with the resident/family and interdisciplinary team members to develop an individualized plan of care for each resident  
  • Proficiently and accurately monitor and report resident condition changes to the Registered Nurse, attending physician, family, interdisciplinary team members, and Director of Nursing 
  • Administer medications in a proficient manner, including pain management.  
  • Provide treatment administration in a proficient manner per direction  
  • Participate in the identification of resident/family educational needs and provide individualized teaching which considers the functional/developmental age and needs of the resident 

  

Basic Qualifications: 

  • Current CA LVN License  
  • Current CPR/BLS Certification 
  • Current Negative TB 
  • Current Physical 
  • Ability to pass background check/drug screen 

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Minimum of 1 year of LVN experience 
  • Proficiency in Electronic Medical Records (EMR) 
  • Familiarity with medical software and equipment 
  • Ability to build rapport with patients 
  • Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills 
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment 
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills 

  

Scheduled Weekly Hours: Varies 

Shift: AM/PM/NOC    

Workdays: Sun, Mon, Tues, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat   

Job Schedule: On-Call/Per Diem  

Job Category: Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)  

Department: General Staffing 

 

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