Licensed Vocational Nurse - LVN
Company: Texas Health Resources
Posted on: February 22, 2021
Texas Health Physicians Group is seeking to hire an LVN for the
Cardiac and Vascular Center.
The location is Cardiac and Vascular Center of 1924 Forest Ridge
Drive Bedford, TX 76021
Salary range is $18.65/hour - Max $28.19/hour - based on relevant
--- Full-Time: Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm.
Under the supervision of a Registered Nurse or Physician, this
position functions as a vital member of the healthcare team who
contributes to the success of the practice by demonstrating
customer/patient focus, effective communication, professionalism,
and teamwork. Utilizes the nursing process to assess, plan,
implement, and evaluate comprehensive care provided to selected
patient populations and their families. The essential job functions
for this position are:
--- Performs basic nursing care for patients by following
established standards and procedures. May perform specific nursing
care as it relates to specialty of the practice.
--- Collects patient data such as vital signs, notes how the
patient looks and acts or responds to stimuli and reports this
--- Prepares and administers injections, performs routine tests,
treats wounds and changes bandages.
--- Prepares patient records and files using established medical
record forms/automated systems and documentation practices.
--- Administers certain prescribed medications and monitors and
documents treatment progress and patient response.
--- Participates in the implementation and evaluation of patient
care based on practice guidelines, standards of care, and
federal/state laws and regulations.
--- Monitors and documents treatment progress and patient
--- Conveys information to patients and families about health
status, health maintenance, and management of acute and chronic
--- Participates in teams to improve patient care processes and
--- Performs other duties as assigned. The ideal candidate will
possess the following qualifications:--- Accredited school of
practical nursing program.--- At least 1 year experience in a high
volume clinic or acute care setting strongly preferred.
--- Cardiology experience a plus.
--- LVN - Licensed Vocational Nurse required and ACLS - Advanced
Cardiac Life Support or BCLS - Basic Cardiac Life Support and
additional specialty certifications if applicable required.
--- Knowledge of basic nursing processes and understanding of
healthcare technology, equipment, and supplies.
--- Familiarity with state law on nursing care, nurse practice
guidelines, and clinic policies and procedures.
--- Ability to effectively communicate to staff and patients.
--- Demonstrate sound judgment and composure with the ability to
take appropriate action in questionable or emergency
--- Maintains a positive, caring attitude towards patients.
--- Possesses a strong work ethic and a high level of
Why Texas Health Resources?
Texas Health Resources is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit
health care delivery systems in the United States and the largest
in North Texas in terms of patients served. Texas Health has 25
acute-care and short-stay hospitals that are owned, operated,
joint-ventured or affiliated with the system. It has more than
3,800 licensed beds, more than 21,100 employees of
fully-owned/operated facilities plus 1,400 employees of
consolidated joint ventures, and counts more than 5,500 physicians
with active staff privileges at its hospitals. At Texas Health, we
strive to create an atmosphere of respect, integrity, compassion
and excellence for all who come in contact with us, be they
patients or our employees. We are committed to diversity in our
workforce, and our mission to serve spreads across ethnic,
cultural, economic and generational boundaries. We invite you to
join us in furthering your career and our accomplishments and
philosophy of excellence.
Texas Health Highlights
--- 2019 FORTUNE Magazine's "100 Best Companies to Work For--" (5th
year in a row)
--- 2019 Becker's Healthcare "150 Great Places to Work in
Healthcare" (5th year in a row)
--- 2019 Employees' Choice "Best Places to Work" by Glassdoor
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