The Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) performs assigned nursing duties, including assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating patient care, under the direct supervision of an RN/Physician. The LVN effectively performs and assists with delegated procedures, implements physician's orders and records observations and evaluations of patient response in a timely and detail oriented manner. The LVN will be responsible for the following:
ï¿½ Reinforces patient/family teaching as delegated by the RN and clearly documents patient response in patient record.
ï¿½ Accepts and documents verbal orders from the provider according to Baylor Scott & White Health Clinic guidelines.
ï¿½ Clearly communicates, verbally and in writing, patient care activities and patient condition to appropriate parties.
ï¿½ Provides appropriate assistance in emergency and stressful situations as needed.
ï¿½ Participates in education and performance improvement activities to improve and maintain personal and departmental qualifications and standards of performance.
ï¿½ Shares technical knowledge with staff/students in a supportive manner.
ï¿½ Fulfills continuing education, licensure and/or certification requirements to maintain required qualifications.
Ideal LVN candidates will have excellent communication skills and a focus to deliver quality patient care.
ï¿½ Location/Facility ï¿½ Temple, TX - Baylor Scott & White South Loop Annext Clinic
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ï¿½Specialty/Department/Practice ï¿½ Nephrology
ï¿½Shift/Schedule ï¿½ Full-time, day shift
ï¿½Benefits ï¿½ Our competitive benefits package includes*:
ï¿½Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
ï¿½401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
ï¿½PTO accrual beginning Day 1
*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nationï¿½s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, itï¿½s accepting a calling!
ï¿½ Graduate of an accredited Licensed Vocational School of Nursing is required.
ï¿½ Current LVN License required.
ï¿½ Basic Life Support Certificate issued by American Heart Association required.
ï¿½ One year work experience is preferred, but not required.