ComputerWorksTech.com Job #1890: Healthcare in Los Angeles, California
Job #1890: Healthcare
Title:LVN - Licensed Visiting Nurse (Los Angeles)
Job Location:Los Angeles
Position: LVN - Licensed Visiting NurseFacility: USC Verdugo Hills Hospital: Chief Nursing Officer_1 (S6637)Length of Contract: (Per Diem)Schedule: Weekly (Standard)
158+ bed facility associated with USC. Provides care to the Glendale and Lacanada Flintridge and Foothill communities. Typical patient population (diagnosis): 4th floor ortho Pts – Total joints and spines / urology prostatectomies- many robotically- lap /chole / colorectal surgeries and bariatrics 6th floor Medical unit pneumonia/ diab/ etoh/ pancreatitis/ cellulitis/CHF/COPD / GI problems/ Onc Pts Minimum of 1 year Clinical Experience
Global Service Resources, Inc., a leading Healthcare staffing company has an opening for Licensed Vocational Nurse at our local government client location.
Organize, provide, and maintain necessary healthcare services consistent with policies and procedures.
Conduct basic hygiene and nursing care, including administration of prescribed medications and the therapeutic effects, treatments, and disease prevention, as ordered by the physician.
Collect information regarding patient status and report the results to the Primary Care Provider (PCP) or RN in a timely manner.
Provide patient/youth education and accurately document care in the approved format, noting and carrying out physician's orders.
Administer/assist with therapeutic measures and treatments.
Clean and maintain equipment.
Obtain specimens for diagnostic testing as ordered.
Assist the RN and PCP with clinic appointments; e.g., physical exams, minor surgeries, casting, identifying minor illnesses.
Assist mental health professionals by contributing to the treatment planning process and the formal evaluation of patient/youth progress by monitoring and recording observed patient behavior.
Participate in the training of patient/youth in activities of daily living and assist in routine treatments.
Document in the patient/youth health record the nursing care and treatment provided and the patient/youth response to facilitate the continuity of care and communicate to other healthcare providers
Plan and implement nursing care including the administration of medication, therapeutic agents, treatments and disease prevention, orders by the physician, and obtain specimens for diagnostic testing.
Must have a minimum of twelve (12) continuous months of experience within the last three (3) years performing services similar in scope to those defined herein, in a public or private institution.
Patient/Youth healthcare is of paramount importance.
Accuracy in communications is critical to ensure timely, correct care is provided.
Must be able to speak, understand oral and written communication and write effectively in the English language.
At Global Service Resources Healthcare, we concentrate on building careers and we offer attractive compensation packages.
Prescription Drug Card Coverage
Paid Private Housing or Housing Stipend
Paid Travel Allowance
401(K) savings plan with employer match (soon to come)
Referral Bonus Program
Free Direct Deposit
Paid Professional Liability insurance
Continuing Education assistance
*Benefits available according to company policy.
References will be requested if called for an interview.
Since the job needs to be filled immediately please email your resume as soon as possible.
We will contact you on receipt!
Global Service Resources, Inc.
Nadia Perry Recruiter CoordinatorGlobal Service Resources, Inc.
Toll Free: (800) 679-SOLUTIONS (7658) Ext. 104Direct: (818) 252-9200Tel: (818) 244-4484 Ext. 9203Fax: (818) 306-6174Email: Nadia.Perry@GlobalServiceResources.com
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