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Aston Carter Licensed Vocational Nurse in Clovis, California

Clinic: Position will be in CMC's Flu Clinic depatment

Description:

The Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) functions under the direct supervision of the Registered Nurse (RN). The LVN provides nursing care to patients of all ages; from pediatric to geriatric, within the LVN scope of practices – as delegated by the RN.

• Use and practice basic assessment (data collection), participate in planning, execute interventions in accordance with the care

plan or treatment plan and contribute to evaluation of individualized interventions related to the care plan or treatment plan.

• Recognize, communicate and document changes in patient’s condition either emergent or in response to patient care.

• Obtain and provide information on patients at change of shift briefings with nursing personnel and in contacts with physicians.

Report on significant incidents involving nursing personnel, patients and others.

• Contribute to the development and implementation of a teaching plan related to self-care for the patient.

• Interact and appropriately utilize other members of the healthcare team to promote patient/family well being and support

patient/family choices.

• Administer medications to patients according to CMC policy following the 5 Rights of Safe Medication Practice. Observe and

report adverse drug reactions to Pharmacy and RN.

• Assure completeness of patient record.

• Performs other duties as assigned.

Education

High School Diploma, High School Equivalency (HSE) or Completion of a CHS Approved Individualized Education Plan

(IEP) Certificate required

Completion of an accredited Vocational Nursing School program OR become licensed by equivalency required

Licenses and Certifications

BLS - Current Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers by American Heart Association (AHA) required

LVN - Current State of California Licensed Vocational Nurse License required

LVNIVTX - IV Therapy Certification (LVN) required within 180 days of hire or transfer into position

Additional Certification Requirements

Basic Arrhythmia Course (BAC) must be obtained within 180 days of hire or transfer into job for the following departments: 01-

87300 Nurse Float-PR Only; 02-87300 Nurse Float-PR Only; 04-87301 Centralized Flex Staffing.

About Aston Carter:

At Aston Carter, we’re dedicated to expanding career opportunities for the skilled professionals who power our business. Our success is driven by the talented, motivated people who join our team across a range of positions – from recruiting, sales and delivery to corporate roles. As part of our team, employees have the opportunity for long-term career success, where hard work is rewarded and the potential for growth is limitless.

Established in 1997, Aston Carter is a leading staffing and consulting firm, providing high-caliber talent and premium services to more than 7,000 companies across North America. Spanning four continents and more than 200 offices, we extend our clients’ capabilities by seeking solvers and delivering solutions to address today’s workforce challenges. For organizations looking for innovative solutions shaped by critical-thinking professionals, visit AstonCarter.com. Aston Carter is a company within Allegis Group, a global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888-237-6835 or email astoncarteraccommodation@astoncarter.com (%20astoncarteraccommodation@astoncarter.com) for other accommodation options. However, if you have questions about this position, please contact the Recruiter located at the bottom of the job posting. The Recruiter is the sole point of contact for questions about this position.

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