LVN - NEWPORT BEACH - INTERNAL MEDICINE7:
Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian

86428-en_US
Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian
Newport Beach California
Healthcare
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Description

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

 

Under the direction of a registered nurse, provides care within the scope of the Vocational Nurse Practice Act and regulatory standards. Assists in the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of patient care. Follows patient identification procedures, provides appropriate information for all patient procedures, and collects and handles specimens. Assesses and implements prescribed interventions for the patient. Implements and documents discharge plan for each patient. Recognizes that ethical/legal/medical dilemmas exist in the nursing practice and confers with the appropriate resource personnel when making ethical nursing decisions. Participates in maintaining a safe patient care environment. Assist with the care and maintenance of department equipment. Complete and accurate charting of patient records. Complete and accurate record keeping of equipment and quality measures. Collaborate with other disciplines of the health care team to ensure the delivery of care across the continuum, providing timely, safe and quality care. Responsible for providing a safe, HIPAA compliant environment for the patient and the staff. Performs other duties as assigned.

 

 

 

Education and Experience

 

High School diploma or equivalent.

One or more years of experience in a healthcare care facility

Basic keyboarding skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, including Outlook, Word and Excel

Basic knowledge of medical terminology

 

License Required

 

Current LVN License to practice in the State of California

 

Certifications Required

 

Current BLS Certification