Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) in Ventura, CA at NurseCore

Date Posted: 8/25/2019

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Job Description

Overview Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)Ventura, Ojai, Thousand Oaks, CA areas

NurseCore is an industry leader in Medical Staffing and Home Health Care. We are currently looking for Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVNs) for a variety of medical staffing positions in Ventura, Thousand Oaks and surrounding areas. Qualified caregivers must possess critical thinking skills, decisive judgment, and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment.

Apply today to be rewarded with the great opportunities NurseCore has to offer!

Benefits Include:

  • Top Pay
  • Flexible Schedules
  • Health, Dental, and Life Insurance
  • Friendly, Accessible Office Staff
Responsibilities

Routine Functions:

  • Performs routine nursing duties including but not limited to:
    • Assistance with ADL’s and IADL’s.
    • Medication Administration.
    • Vital sign, Intake and Output, and other assessments.
    • Client and caregiver health instruction.
    • Collecting specimens.
    • Changing dressings.
    • Client exercises. 
  • Notifies the Registered Nurse or Clinical Director of any changes in client’s condition.
  • Performs the following where training or demonstrated skills and the state nurse practice act permits:
    • Administering and recording medications (other than IV medications).
    • Inserting and irrigating tubes and Foley catheters.
    • Administering oxygen by mask or cannula.
    • Ventilator, Tracheostomy care and suctioning endotracheally.
    • Changing dressing (sterile or non-sterile).
    • Supervision of aides and other health care team members.
Qualifications
  • Current licensure with the State Board of Nursing in the State of California   
  • Current CPR/ First Aid
  • Proof of negative PPD or Chest X-Ray
  • Proof of current physical/PPD 
  • Successful completion of the skills assessment specific to the areas of experience including any specialty areas.

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