LVN - Riverside CA
REC10021487 Riverside, CA Updated 2w ago
Positions 1
Type Contract (3m)
Salary $27 - $30 /hr
Medical / Healthcare
Healthcare
-
<2 years
Never
No - Local candidates only
Green Card ,US Citizen

Job description

ONLY 1 DAY SHIFT LEFT TO FILL

 

LVN

  • Number needs: 1 on DAY shift

  • 13-week contract

  • Pay rate: Hourly rate: $27-30/hourly

  • Must have CA LVN certification.

  • ASAP START: 1/18/2021

 

GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

The Licensed Practical Nurse / Licensed Vocational Nurse delivers patient care under the guidelines of the specific state Nurse Practice Act and as appropriate to provide services in accordance with Agency policies under the direction of the Registered Nurse. State of California we refer to LVN.

 

Job Duties Include:

  • Recognizes and reports symptoms that indicate changes in the condition of the patient to the Nursing Supervisor, Charge RN, and/or physician as appropriate.

  • Provides nursing care and services that is in accordance with patient care and general medical policies.

  • Assists the physician and/or Registered Nurse in the performance of specific procedures required by the patient and at an appropriate level for the LPN / LVN.

  • Observes, records and reports to the appropriate professional the symptoms, reactions and changes.

  • Performs selected nursing procedures, including administration of medications and treatments prescribed by the physician; and b. Preparation and care of patients receiving specialized treatments administered by the physician or the professional nurse.

  • Assists with patients according to the medical care plan.

  • Promotes cooperative effort among personnel by understanding the functions of other persons involved in patient care and by active participation in team and staff conferences when appropriate.

  • Administers medications, IV's (when allowed by state regulation) and treatments, observing aseptic techniques adequately.

  • Will work with Covid cases and assist as needed on the unit.

 

Requirements:

  • Minimum of (2) year recent work experience, preferably in Acute setting

  • Current licensure in your state of employment.

  • Satisfactory references

  • Satisfactory completion of Agency-LPN/LVN Qualifying Exam.

  • Current CPR certification and LVN license.

  • Must follow all credentialing requirements prior to start of the job.

 

Benefits

Pay rate: Hourly rate: $27-30/hourly DOE