Please login/register to apply for this job.
13 Sep 2019

Freelance URGENT NEED: Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)

NurseRegistry – Posted by NurseRegistry Anywhere

Job Description

We are seeking LVNs to work in various facilities and/or client’s homes providing direct patient care:

  • Must have experience working with patients with tracheostomies and ventilators
  • Must have the ability to manage nursing care plans, educate patient and family on appropriate treatment to assist in improving and/or maintaining health
  • Assist in maintaining a safe work environment and perform all job responsibilities in a safe manner
  • Administer medications within scope of practice
  • Report changes in a patients condition promptly and appropriately to the physician/appropriate individual
  • Appropriately complete documentation for patient care
  • Mobilize resources during a crisis
  • Act as liaison between the physician, staff and patient/family by communicating with family members/physicians regarding specific patient needs, complexities or unusual findings to promote continuity of care
  • Must be flexible and have the ability to adapt to changes in work environment

Job Responsibilities of LVN:

  • Basic knowledge of clinical procedures, medical terminology
  • Ability to communicate effectively (oral/written)
  • Ability to use tact and diplomacy in dealing with people, both internal and external customers
  • Maintain a calm demeanor while completing multiple tasks
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Demonstrates the ability to accept, implement, and evaluate change

Job Type: Per Diem

Required Education: Graduate from an accredited school of professional nursing

Required license or certification:

  • Current California LVN License
  • Current BLS Certificate
  • Current ACLS Preferred

Locations: San Francisco, San Bruno, Daly City, Palo Alto, San Jose, Hayward, Ventura County, Los Angeles, San Diego  – CA

Posted by NurseRegistry

Job Categories: Licensed Practical Nurse Jobs. Job Types: Freelance. Job Tags: California, independent contractor, licensed practical nurse, Licensed Vocational Nurse, Los Angeles, lpn, LVN, nurseregistry, Per Diem, San Diego, santa barbara, and ventura.

Job expires in 36 days.

Apply for this Job