EDUCATION: Graduate of an accredited school of vocational nursing.
- BLS Healthcare Provider Required
- Must maintain current Texas State Registration
- 3 years experience required
LICENSE/CERTIFICATION: Possession of current Texas State License for Licensed Vocational Nurse.
BLS required for all areas-Obtained through approved American Heart Association Training Center or the Military Training Network. S.T.A.B.L.E.required for Nursery, PP, Couplet Care, L&D/Antepartum-Must provide proof of prior completion or obtain within 1 year of date of hire or tansfer date into unit. Non-Violent Crisis Intervention required for Behavorial Health within 1 year of date of hire or transfer date into unit.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Must have eye/hand/foot coordination, finger/fine dexterity and be able to handle/grip/squeeze and perform repetitive activity and demonstrate speed movement/velocity. Must be capable of transferring-vertical/horizontal, lifting/carrying greater than 35 pounds with assistance and be able to push/pull, stoop/bend, kneel, walk, sit, crouch/squat, flex/position,/twist, stand, hold, restrain, and reach.
SUMMARY: Under a Registered Nurse's supervision, provides nursing care for a group of patients based on matching the patients' needs with the LVN's competencies.
Baptist Health System, San Antonio, Texas - 2 years ago