Provide direct patient care for diverse patient population within the Medicine practice, working faculty physicians, fellows, residents, medical students, nursing staff, patient services staff and ancillary personnel. The Licensed Vocational Nurse must be able to work with a primary nursing model as delivery care systems and follow established university, hospital, and departmental work policies, procedures, and guidelines.Qualifications
CA LVN License
Greater than 6 months of LVN experience
Availability to travel to LAX/Westwood locations for 2-4 weeks for mandatory training. Knowledge of all instruments and supplies to perform physical examinations and/or procedures. Ability to take vital signs, administer medications and obtain drug refills as needed.
Ability to recognize abnormal laboratory values and report to the physician.
Knowledge of symptomatology of common and/or life threatening medical problems.
Excellent interpersonal skills in maintaining a cooperative working environment with the physicians, staff, and all health providers.
Skill to perform CPR.
Keyboard literacy skills to access and input data in computerized logging systems.
Possession EKG, Phlebotomy and IV certification.
Demonstrated ability to be punctual and maintain good attendance.
Skill and knowledge to submit quality work in a timely manner.