Catholic Health Initiatives LVN-Emergency Department (7p-7a) Full Time in THE WOODLANDS, Texas

LVN-Emergency Department (7p-7a) Full Time

Description

The WoodlandsHospital

A

primary and secondary care hospital serving North Harris and Montgomery

counties. Clinical services include cardiovascular services, diagnostic

imaging, women’s services (digital mammography and bone density studies),

neurosciences, pediatric care (Newborn and Level II nurseries) and surgery,

pathology and pulmonary services, and sleep disorders. Clinical affiliations

include The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center’s Radiation Treatment

Center, and Texas Children’s Hospital.

Position Summary:

Delivers

direct patient care as directed by the RN. This may include a group of patients

or individual tasks associated with patient for which the assigning RN is

ultimately accountable; is expected to perform this care in an efficient, cost

effective manner consistent with established patient care standards.

Position Responsibilities:

  1. Provides skilledpatient care according to established nursing standards to meet social,psychological, developmental and spiritual needs of the patient as assigned bythe accountable RN

  2. Documents and recordspertinent information related to patient demographics, graphic data and nursinginterventions performed as indicated by unit, service, and Health Systems’policies

  3. Provides indirectpatient care. Assists in the admission, transfer, and discharge process;Performs housekeeping Functions as delegated, acts as a runner, transporter

  4. Consistentlydocuments in the patient and unit records, according to written health systemstandards of care, in order to meet legal and quality patient carerequirements. All documentation is to be neat and legible, and completed in atimely manner

  5. Demonstratescommitment to continuum of care by optimizing patient flow: Updates assignedbed status, facilitates patient transfer and discharge, Assists otherdepartmental personnel when picking up/returning patients, assisting to transportpatients as needed, and facilitating new/transfer patient to unit

Qualifications

Education:

High

School Diploma/GED required

Licensure:

Licensed

in the State of Texas as a Vocational Nurse (LVN)

Experience:

At

least one (1) year of experience

Job Nursing - LPN

Primary Location TEXAS-THE WOODLANDS-ST LUKE WOODLANDS

Daily Schedule 7p-7a

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0123349