Licensed Vocational Nurse Telemetry in Live Oak, Texas, United States
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Methodist Hospital Northeast

Licensed Vocational Nurse Telemetry

Live Oak, TX, United States
Full-time  Nights > 10 Hrs/Wkends Rotate 
Category: Nursing Support • Job ID: 189742

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Here at Methodist Healthcare, our everyday decisions are founded on compassion. Apply today and join a team that is dedicated to serving others in need.


 We want to ensure your needs are met. We offer a variety of comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans along with some unique benefits including:

  

  • Student Loan Repayment Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs
  • Paid Time Off
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Moving, mortgage, and real estate assistance
  • 100% matching 401k based on years of service
  • Identity Theft Protection discounts
  • Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
 

Our Licensed Viocatuional Nurses have access to a variety of resources to help you reach your goals including:

  • A comprehensive orientation process      
  • Valuable mentorship from specialty specific educators      
  • Leadership development programs
  • State-of-the-art units equipped with the latest technologies in patient care

     

What You Will Do In Your Role:

The Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) is an integral part of the health care team. The Licensed Vocational Nurse performs those functions assigned and supervised by the Registered Professional Nurse (RN). The LVN will be assigned to care for patients with multiple needs under the supervision of a RN. (See addendum #1 for OB-LVN duties.) All GVN’s or LVN’s hired into the Methodist Healthcare System will be expected to complete the IV class within 60 days of hire.

 


Position Qualifications:

1.         Education:

A. High school graduate or equivalent required.

Graduation from a program of vocational nursing.

Previous experience is desirable, but not required.Graduate of a vocational nursing school.

 

2.         Experience:

A. No specific clinical experience required

 

3.         Specific Requirements:

  1. Licensed by or holding a valid permit to practice vocational nursing from the Texas State Board of Vocational Nurse Examiners.
  2. Certified in BLS
  3. Clinically proficient in vocational nursing skills, demonstrating knowledge of the development needs of adult and geriatric patients.
  4. Able to deal tactfully with patients, families, physicians, and employees. 
We are seeking Licensed Vocational Nurses for our Medical Telemetry Unit at Methodist Hospital Northeast to ensure we continue to provide all patients with high quality, efficient care. We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels patient care is as meaningful as we do. We want you to apply now!
 
Come be part of our family, a team-oriented, goal-driven nursing unit. which provides you with:
 
  • 5:1  RN to Patient ratio
  • The ability to learn and be cross trained with clinical skills that will add to your experience as a nurse. 
  • Work with a variety of patients ranging from Medical and Telemetry patients.
  • Encouragement to participate in community events

 

Methodist Hospital Northeast has played a major role in the phenomenal economic growth experienced in northeast Bexar County. With over 170 beds, the hospital offers a full array of services including 24/7 emergency care, open heart surgery, cardiac catheterizations, vascular, neurosurgery, inpatient rehabilitation, orthopedic surgery, cancer care, intensive care and inpatient and outpatient surgeries and procedures. It is home to the Joint Replacement Academy offering the latest treatment options for knee and hip pain, as well as a neurosurgical program offering services from elective spine surgeries to advanced and comprehensive brain and spine care.
 
We are recognized by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association as a Certified Primary Stroke Center; the American College of Cardiology as an Accredited Chest Pain Center with Primary PCI; and by the American Nurses Credentialing Center for having a Pathway to Excellence Program. Methodist Hospital Northeast has received the Mission: Lifeline® Bronze Receiving Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks and the Texas Award for Performance Excellence. The hospital has also been nationally recognized by Leapfrog’s Hospital Safety Grade A. For more information, please visit our website at www.sahealth.com and select Methodist Hospital Northeast under Locations.
 
If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. Highly qualified candidates will be directly contacted by a member of our team. We are actively interviewing so apply today!
 
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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