Licensed Vocational Nurse
Posted: November 25, 2016
Reference ID: 1366325792
Adecco Engineering and Technical is currently recruiting for a Contract Full-Time LVN job located in a well renowned hospital located in the bay area. The LVN must be able toProvide support (back office operations to include point of care testing, rooming and interviewing patients, ordering supplies, maintaining MD schedules, documenting in EPIC, injections, etc.) Also will be working in specialized areas, and after training in special procedures pertaining to such areas
LVN job responsibilities include:
Administers nursing care to patients according to physician's and Registered Nurse's instructions and approved nursing and departmental policies and procedures
Assists physician in the performance of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures and treatments
Prepares, administers and records ordered medications as well as injections
Monitors the monthly recap of physician orders, medication record and treatment records.
Reviews all medical and psychological reports. Informs the physician and nursing administrator of any abnormalities found in the client's condition or laboratory reports.
Performs specialized procedures as approved by nursing service policy
High school diploma with at least 1-2yrs of experience
Graduation from an accredited Licensed Vocational Nurse or Licensed Psychiatric Technician program, current licensure by the State of California
Demonstrated understanding of psychiatric illness and its treatment,
Knowledge of psychotropic medications and knowledge of the laws and regulations governing the delivery of mental health services in the State of California.
Must have valid CPR certification.