LICENSED VOCATIONAL NURSE I/II - CSS FLOAT POOL - Position #2019-20
- Date Posted:
- Full Time
- OPEN UNTIL FILLED Various locations Monday - Friday 8:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.
The Licensed Vocational Nurse assumes responsibility for routine to
increasingly more complex and comprehensive patient care procedures and
processes under the regulatory scope of the California PTLVN nurse practice
act, and the floating component contained in the duties. LVN’s practice their
duties in various clinical settings, and some areas require advanced levels and
types of technical certifications, independence of judgment and decision
making; and, skills and abilities to provide physician support and patient
education, carry out established procedures, development and updating of
operational protocols, liaison and recordkeeping requirements and conditions,
and preparation of data, information and/or reports through use of computer
High School Diploma or equivalent. Graduation from an
accredited LVN school of nursing or have completed coursework allowing
candidate to challenge the VN Board of Nursing and attain LVN designation.
Current State of California licensure, BLS certification (American Heart
Association) required. IV/Phlebotomy,
ACLS/PALS certifications preferred.
Non-Certified IV candidates for departments providing conscious sedation (not
including Urgent Care) will be considered but must obtain certification with 6
months of hire or transfer. Bilingual
preferred. LVN I - new
graduate; over one year experience along with additional experience in acute
care or ambulatory care nursing preferred.
LVN II – Two years of experience as a practicing LVN; over two
years of experience in acute or ambulatory care nursing preferred.
Applications must be complete and demonstrate that the
minimum qualifications are met. Resumes may be attached to completed
application form as supplemental information, but will not be accepted in lieu
of an official application form. Applications will be screened and the most
qualified candidates who best match the needs of the position will be invited
to compete further in the recruitment process. Due to the large
volume of applications received, we are unable to track for individual
applications or discuss the application process.