Apply today to discuss LVN job opportunities in our Waco Region Clinics!
*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.
The Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) performs assigned nursing duties, including assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating patient care, under the direct supervision of an RN/Physician. The LVN effectively performs and assists with delegated procedures, implements physician's orders and records observations and evaluations of patient response in a timely and detail oriented manner. The LVN will be responsible for the following:
— Reinforces patient/family teaching as delegated by the RN and clearly documents patient response in patient record.
— Accepts and documents verbal orders from the provider according to Baylor Scott & White Health Clinic guidelines.
— Clearly communicates, verbally and in writing, patient care activities and patient condition to appropriate parties.
— Provides appropriate assistance in emergency and stressful situations as needed.
— Participates in education and performance improvement activities to improve and maintain personal and departmental qualifications and standards of performance.
— Shares technical knowledge with staff/students in a supportive manner.
— Fulfills continuing education, licensure and/or certification requirements to maintain required qualifications.
- Graduate Accredited Program Nursing (GAPN) required
- Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) license required
- Basic Life Support (BLS) certification within 30 days of hire required