Telemetry LVN (Days)
The Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) is responsible for performing direct care activities and working an interdisciplinary team. The LVN functions under the supervision of a Registered Nurse and performs delegated functions and appropriate nursing interventions. The LVN maintains accountability for his/her own nursing knowledge and skills in accordance with policy and procedure and the philosophy, objectives and goals of the hospital.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
- Current license as a Licensed Vocational Nurse in the State of Texas
- Current CPR Certification
- Current Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI) certificate
- Can demonstrate effective written and verbal communication skills; the ability to make decisions, organize and plan
POSITION PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Must be able to sit, stand, walk, squat, bend, reach, twist, and climb stairs. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds, carry up to 24 pounds, push or pull up to 500 pounds on wheeled beds or stretcher, and use both hands for power grip, speed work, and precision work. Occasional exposure to fumes, blood, and body fluids, and potentially hazardous materials. The ability to retrieve, communicate, or otherwise present information in a written, auditory, or visual fashion is essential; the primary method to express or exchange ideas is through the spoken work, therefore must be able to read, write, and speak English.