New Graduate Licensed Vocational Nurse
Pulse Staffing is searching for a New Graduate Licensed Vocational Nurse to work in a busy Urology Clinic in the medical center. This is a temporary assignment. Mon- Fri 8a-5p ASAP- 3/1/19
Entry level, novice vocational nurse who possesses a basic general knowledge of nursing practice. Assists physicians and registered nurses in the areas of patient care including treatment room examination and procedures, schedules tests and appointments, and records and communicates information to referring physicians.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND DUTIES
Performs responsibilities in a manner that promotes quality and safe patient care and customer service.
Adheres to the scope of practice as defined by the Texas Nurse Practice Act.
Assists physicians and registered nurses with various medical procedures.
Administers a variety of tests and medications and takes patients vital signs.
Schedules appointments, tests, and procedures for patients.
Collects pertinent clinical data to support the RN, APP and/or MD with patient clinical telephone calls, refers and preauthorizes treatment, and provides information to patient.
Document patient care services by charting in patient s electronic medical record.
Maintains clean and safe work environment; stocks and orders treatment room supplies.
Maintains a professional and cooperative relationship among health care teams by communicating information, responding to requests, and building rapport by participating in team problem-solving methods.
Performs other job related duties as assigned.
- Must have TX LVN License
- New Graduate
- Must have current BLS and TB skin test
- Must meet Pulses' hiring criterias
Location: Medical Center
shift: Mon-Fri 8a-5p
rate: $23 per hour