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Texas Health Resources LVN/Licensed Vocational Nurse - Denton Testing Site in Denton, Texas

Texas Health Physicians Group seeks to hire a Licensed Vocational Nurse to work Full Time at the COVID19 Collection Center.

The address is 2501 Scripture St., Suite 103, Denton, TX 76201

Salary range is Min. $18.65/hr to Max. $28.27/hr – based on relevant experience.

Work Schedule: Monday - Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm

Under the supervision of a Registered Nurse or Physician, this position functions as a vital member of the healthcare team who contributes to the success of the practice by demonstrating customer/patient focus, effective communication, professionalism, and teamwork. Utilizes the nursing process to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate comprehensive care provided to selected patient populations and their families.

  • Performs basic nursing care for patients by following established standards and procedures. May perform specific nursing care as it relates to specialty of the practice.

  • Collects patient data such as vital signs, notes how the patient looks and acts or responds to stimuli and reports this information accordingly.

  • Prepares and administers injections, performs routine tests, treats wounds and changes bandages.

  • Prepares patient records and files using established medical record forms/automated systems and documentation practices.

  • Administers certain prescribed medications and monitors and documents treatment progress and patient response.

  • Participates in the implementation and evaluation of patient care based on practice guidelines, standards of care, and federal/state laws and regulations.

  • Monitors and documents treatment progress and patient response.

  • Conveys information to patients and families about health status, health maintenance, and management of acute and chronic conditions.

  • Participates in teams to improve patient care processes and outcomes.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications

  • Graduate from an Accredited school of practical nursing program is required.

  • At least 1 year of LVN experience is strongly preferred.

  • Comfortable with administering vaccines and previous EMR experience is a plus.

  • LVN is required.

  • ACLS or BCLS is required upon hire.

  • Additional specialty certification if applicable is required.

Skills

  • Knowledge of basic nursing processes and understanding of healthcare technology, equipment, and supplies. Familiarity with state law on nursing care, nurse practice guidelines, and clinic policies and procedures.

  • Ability to effectively communicate to staff and patients.

  • Demonstrate sound judgment and composure with the ability to take appropriate action in questionable or emergency situations.

  • Maintains a positive, caring attitude towards patients.

  • Possesses a strong work ethic and a high level of professionalism.

Why Texas Health Resources?

Texas Health Highlights

  • 2020 FORTUNE Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®” (6 th year in a row)

  • 2020 “Top 100 Places to Work” by the Dallas Morning News (9 th time)

  • Employees’ Choice “Best Places to Work” by Glassdoor (2019)

  • 2020 Fortune Best Workplaces for Millennials™ (3 rd year in a row)

Employment opportunities are only reflective of wholly owned Texas Health Resources entities.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employees or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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