Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) - Float

 
Position: Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) - Float

Job ID: 159428

Location: US-TX-Houston

Department: TCP ADMINISTRATION

Talent Area: LVN

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 8a - 5p

About Texas Children's Hospital

Texas Children’s Pediatrics is the nation’s largest primary pediatric care network, with more than 300 physicians dedicated to the health care needs of infants to teenagers in over 60 locations across Texas. As part of our goal to build a community of healthy children, Texas Children's Pediatrics (TCP) provides trusted, high-quality pediatric medical services close to home. TCP offers routine childhood immunizations, well visits, sick care, and other visits to support growing children and families.   To join our community of 14,000+ dedicated team members, visit texaschildrenspeople.org for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at infinitepassion.org.   Texas Children’s is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants and employees are considered and evaluated for positions at Texas Children's without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved

Summary:

We are searching for an Licensed Vocational Nurse (Float) —someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position you’ll provide direct and telephone nursing care, health teaching, patient advocacy, coordination of care, and the coordination of services required for patients outside clinical setting. We need someone who can provide family-centered care to a culturally diverse population in a manner that is age and developmentally appropriate.

 

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Responsibilities :

·         Assesses patients

·         Coordinates care plans

·         Collaborates with the patient, family and members of the health care team to establish desired outcomes and to meet immediate and future health care needs

·         Implements care plans

·         Evaluates care plans

·         Educates patients, families and community

·         Demonstrates positive and effective interpersonal skills, communication, and customer service skills

·         Demonstrates the ability to manage time and resources in a cost-effective manner

·         Accountable for maintaining professional development of self and participates in development of others



Qualifications:

Being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 is required for all employees at Texas Children’s, unless approved for a medical or religious exemption.

  • High school graduate, GED, or equivalent
  • Graduation from an accredited school of Licensed Vocational Nursing (or Documentation from the Texas Board of Nursing verifying an exception to the requirement for a diploma from a school of vocational nursing)
  • Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) by the State of Texas Board of Nurse Examiners.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required from the American Heart Association


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