**Immediate Openings Available for San Antonio and surrounding areas**
LVN JOB SUMMARY
The Licensed Vocational Nurse is responsible for providing direct skilled client care under the supervision of a registered nurse. Responsibilities include following the plan of care, providing treatments, and working collaboratively with the members of the team to help meet positive client care outcomes.
LVN ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Provide direct patient care as defined under the state nurse practice act using sound judgment and critical thinking.
Implement plan of care and treatment initiated by the registered nurse.
Provide accurate, detailed and timely documentation consistent with the plan of care and the nursing process.
Observe client condition and accurately reports to the registered nurse.
Assess and provide client and family/caregiver education and information pertinent to diagnosis.
Prepare, administer, and appropriately document actions taken specific to commonly prescribed oral, topical, subcutaneous and intramuscular medications. Observe, report and record adverse reactions to medications and/or treatment to the registered nurse.
Participates in coordination of home health services, appropriately reporting the identified needs for other disciplines (i.e., PT, O, ST, Dietician) to the Director of Nursing or registered nurse supervisor.
LVN EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Graduated from a National League of Nursing accredited practical or vocational school of nursing.
Unencumbered license as a Practical or Vocational Nurse in the state that care is delivered.
1 year of nursing experience required
Comply with the state nurse practice act.
Comply with accepted professional standards of practice.
Certified in CPR.
Licensed driver with automobile that is insured in accordance with the organizations requirements.
Negative TB test.
Apply in Person
Call for interview 210-684-7080
4402 Vance Jackson
San Antonio, Tx 78230
Monday through Friday 9am to 4pm