Staff Nurse LVN 60220053118

Job Description

Plans, implements and evaluates nursing care to adult and pediatric patients.  Responsible for supervising other licensed and non-licensed staff.  Responsible for promoting positive interactions with staff, physicians, patients, families and other visitors.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/PERFORMANCE EXPECTATIONS

  • Maintains current knowledge of medications and administers medications in accordance with the hospital policy.
  • Demonstrates positive effective communication, including education with patients and families, physicians and other healthcare team members, and professional communications skills.
  • Demonstrates proficiency in using the electronic medical record providing accurate, timely and complete documentation of plan of care and assessments and respect of patient’s rights and confidentiality.

·         Provide a safe environment for patients, families and co-workers, including hand-washing, and adherence to infection control policies.

·         Demonstrate professionalism including current AED’s and other competencies, following dress code policies, participation in orientation of new team members.

 

Salaries are calculated upon applicable experience

Requirements

·         Certification program completion required or currently enrolled in ADN program with graduation within 2 years of assigned position. 

·         Current State of Texas License as a Vocational Nurse

·         Area of specialty within 5 years of employment (Certified Med-Surg, or OCN) preferred. 

Date Posted:
8/1/2014
Location:
Midland Memorial Hospital Main Campus
Midland, Texas
Type:
Full-Time
Category:
Medical Unit