The licensed vocational nurse is responsible for assisting the Registered Nurse with the coordination of patient care through data collection, planning, implementation and review of patients assigned to him/her for a specified time period. A staff LVN functions under the direction of a RN. Provides care for infant (0-28 days of age), pediatric (<14 years of age), maternal child (adolescent/adults), and adult (>14 years of age and older) populations.
Major Position Responsibilities:
Safety and Infection Control Responsibilities
Responsible to maintain a safe and clean work environment, including unit based specific safety and infection control requirements.
Each new hire candidate who is offered employment must pass a physical evaluation, urine drug screen and pre-employment background checks before starting work.