Licensed Vocational Nurses / LVN - 12 open needs
Company: Star Nursing
Posted on: January 15, 2022
LVN Licensed Vocational Nurses 12 open positions
Address: Abilene, TX 79602
Facility: Long-term Care/Skilled Care/Behavioral Health
Shift: 2pm to 10pm / rotating shift w/weekends Number of positions:
Start date: ASAP
Length: 6 months to 1 year or longer
Pay Rate: $28/hr
Job Description: Licensed Vocational Nurse
Work involves providing for the care, treatment, and general
welfare of patients.
May train others.
Works under moderate supervision, with limited latitude for the use
of initiative and independent judgment.
Works under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse,
and performs Nursing duties within the assigned areas and assigned
The LVN performs basic and complex nursing tasks to fulfill the
health needs of the individuals.
The LVN keeps informed of and follows all agency, facility and unit
policies and procedures.
Performs technical Nursing procedures according to facility and
state regulations after demonstration for competency.
Responds to emergency situations to ensure safety of individuals.
Follows safety and Infection Control Procedures of facility.
Monitors patients for treatments and procedures.
Collects samples for laboratory examination and performs routine
lab tests on samples, as required.
Counsels patients with specific health goals.
Attends work on a regular and predictable schedule in accordance
with agency leave policy and performs other duties as assigned.
Other duties as assigned include but are not limited to actively
participating and/or serving in a supporting role to meet the
agencys obligations for disaster response and/or recovery or
Continuity of Operations (COOP) activation.
Such participation may require an alternate shift pattern
assignment and/or location.
Knowledge Skills Abilities:
Knowledge of nursing procedures and techniques and the principles
and process used in providing patient care.
Ability to provide patient care and to prepare and maintain
records, to communicate effectively and to train others.
Ability to apply principles and practices to assess, prevent and
Skills in using reasoning to identify problems, in considering
appropriate resolution of situations, and in the operation of
computers and applicable computer software.
Must maintain current CPR certification.
Must have strength and flexibility to safely perform
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR).Must be able to demonstrate a
working knowledge of emergency procedures and emergency
LVN- TX license- Active or compact state
Current BLS- current
Experience: 2+ years of experience in a long-term care/behavioral
2 current clinical references
Physical (within 12 months)
TB skin test (within 12 months)
Must be able to pass background/urine drug screening
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