LVN (Per Diem)
Company: Texas Children's Hospital
Location: Katy , TX
Category: Healthcare
Job Type: Part Time
Posted: 10/3/2018
JOB DESCRIPTION:

We are searching for a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) - someone who works well in a fast-paced primary care setting. In this position, you’ll gather information, assess and provide direct care to patients. You’ll also work collaboratively with other members of the  health-care team to render age appropriate care.

 

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Responsibilities :

  • Provides age appropriate care for one or more of the following age groups routinely: Neonate, Infant, Toddler, Preschool Age, School Age, Adolescent, and Adult
  • Demonstrates Creating SMILES philosophies to patients, families, and co-workers
  • Assists with the collection of patient/family data
  • Provides general patient care
  • Administers medication and immunization
  • Assists with education of patient/family
  • Coordinates referrals
  • Triages patients
  • Collects specimens and performs laboratory tests
JOB REQUIREMENTS:
  • High school graduate, GED, or equivalent
  • Graduation from an accredited school of Licensed Vocational Nursing
  • Current license to practice vocational nursing in the State of Texas
  • Active BLS certification required from American Heart Association| Health Care Providers
  • Fundamental knowledge of pediatric assessment and treatment
  • Knowledge of related OSHA and CLIA/COLA guidelines and requirements, general office tasks, confidentiality, and filing systems
  • Ability to use thermometer, scales, sphygmomanometer/stethoscope, butterfly needles, hearing/vision screening equipment, pulse oximetry, typanometer
  • Ability to use basic laboratory equipment, i.e., microscope, centrifuge, hematology analyzer, and specimen collection Proficiency with treatments such as nebulizer, ear irrigation, and dressing changes
  • Familiarity with all business office machines, i.e., computer, multi-line telephone, copier, and fax machines
ADDRESS:
Texas Children's Pediatrics - Cinco Ranch
Katy , TX
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