Sr. LVN/Licensed Vocational Nurse – Evaluation and Treatment Center Santa…

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Job Location: Santa Clarita, CA

Company Name: UCLA Health

Date Posted: 2020-04-14

Valid Through: 2020-05-04

Employment Type: FULL_TIME

Description:

As a Sr. LVN, you will act as a staff person in the ambulatory care setting; assisting in providing total patient care, maintaining high standards of care, and recognizing normal and abnormal signs and symptoms of life threatening emergencies.

Responsibilities

As a Sr. LVN, you will act as a staff person in the ambulatory care setting; assisting in providing total patient care, maintaining high standards of care, and recognizing normal and abnormal signs and symptoms of life threatening emergencies.

Qualifications

Required:

CA LVN License

Current and valid CPR certification with ability to administer CPR.

Possess IV therapy certification.

Recent experience working in an Urgent Care setting

Minimum of 3 years of experience working with pediatric patients.

Ability to travel to Westwood/LAX locations for mandatory 2 or 4-week training upon hire.

Knowledge of normal and abnormal symptoms and life threatening medical problems.

Ability to skillfully administer oral, IM and subcutaneous medications.

Ability to obtain accurate vital signs and drug refills.

Ability to assist in medical emergencies and office procedures.

Knowledge of medical terminology. Interpersonal skills to interact with patients, families, ancillary departments, physicians and co-workers in a courteous and compassionate manner.

Verbal skills to effectively convey sensitive information in a courteous manner in person or on the telephone.

Skill to accurately perform a 12-lead EKG.

Ability to follow proper channels of policies & procedures, communication & work standards.

Ability to organize tasks to facilitate smooth work/patient flow.

Knowledge to schedule patient for referrals to specialists.

Ability to be flexible in working both back and front office to facilitate smooth workflow.

Knowledge and ability to set up and assist physician with any procedures within ones scope of practice.

Ability to perform accurate quality control and patient sample testing for waived tests.

Knowledge of all safety requirements when handling bio hazardous specimens or contaminated instruments. Knowledge of MSDS and emergency treatments.

Ability to work overtime in cases of emergency.

Ability to be punctual and maintain a satisfactory attendance record.

Skill in maintaining a harmonious work atmosphere, practicing excellent customer service.

Preferred:

Ability to schedule patient appointments and encounter patients using EPIC (Care Connect)- University's Electronic Medical System.

UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Associated topics: lead, license, licensed practical, licensed practical nurse, licensed vocational nurse, med surg, nurse ii, nurse iii, nurse lpn, nurses

Sr. LVN/Licensed Vocational Nurse – Evaluation and Treatment Center Santa…


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