Under the direction of a Registered Nurse, assesses patient/family health problems and resources. Assists in the development, implementation, and outcomes evaluation of a plan for nursing care provided by the nursing team. Provides technical nursing care and interventions to designated patient populations. As a member of the Same Day Surgery Team, the LVN is expected to care for Phase 2 Post-Operative patients and assist in the RN in Patient Home Discharge procedures as per Hospital Standards of Care. The LVN in the Same Day Surgery unit may interview and inform patients, collect required data for patients’ charts, and communicate crucial patient information to other disciples of the hospital, within her/his scoop of practice, in preparation of patients before surgery. Participates in the coverage of the flexible department schedule as well as shift adjustments based on the needs of the department.
This position requires providing care and/or service to a critically through acutely ill pediatric to geriatric patient population in a manner that demonstrates an understanding of the functional and/or developmental age of the individual served.
Utilizes established hospital standards of care and practice to guide delivery of care. Maintains compliance with The Joint Commission and other licensing/accreditation and regulatory agencies. Maintains safety and acts as a patient advocate during the hospital stay. Embraces diversity by displaying sensitivity to different cultures and cultural backgrounds. This position requires providing care and/or service to a critically through acutely ill pediatric to geriatric patient population in a manner that demonstrates an understanding of the functional and/or developmental age of the individual served.
+ Graduate of a LVN School of Nursing.
+ Current California LVN license.
+ Current BLS Card.
+ IV Therapy Certification.
+ At least 2 years of acute car experience.
+ Bilingual in Spanish, Vietnamese, or Chinese (preferred).
iCIMS Assigned Requisition ID: req11717
Facility Name: San Gabriel Valley Medical Center
External Company Name: AHMC Healthcare
Street: 438 W. Las Tunas Drive