Cedars-Sinai Senior LVN - Endocrinology in Beverly Hills, California
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Tell me about the role:
The Senior LVN supports the physician and nursing staff in the delivery of health care by performing patient care assessments, and a variety of medically related tasks. The LVN is a licensed nurse who works in an ambulatory care setting to provide nursing services
Why Work Here?
Beyond an outstanding benefit package with health and dental insurance, vacation, and a 403(b) we take pride in hiring the best employees. Our accomplished staff reflects the culturally and ethnically diverse community we serve. They are proof of our commitment to creating a dynamic, inclusive environment that fuels innovation.
Job Duties and Responsibilities, in this job you
Provides orientation and training for new clinical staff
Conducts departmental orientation and assures that onboarding measures have been met to meet the needs of the department and of the employee
Maintains a functional work environment by maintaining quality assurance/quality control logs, regulatory needs within the clinical space, needed supply levels, and housekeeping throughout the work environment
Administers prescribed medications, injections, or IV medications using best practice and as directed by provider
Provides basic patient care and treatments such as taking vitals, performing diagnostic tests, phlebotomy, and specimen collection directed by the provider
Observes patient, documents, and reports any changes in condition to the provider for instructions in taking necessary actions for care .
Evaluates nursing intervention outcomes within the LVN scope of practice
Maintains patient care flow. Serves as a patient advocate and utilizes appropriate resources to support patient care
Answers patient and physician incoming messages with provider input
Provides review of MA skills and performance abilities using designated evaluation tools
Performs quality assurance and quality control measures to maintain compliance in the clinical environment.
Organizes and assures proper clinical team coverage needed to support providers and provide safe patient care
Oversees Supports the day to day work of employees and ensures tasks are completed and deadlines are met.
Other duties as assigned
- Graduate from an accredited school of nursing
Current and valid California LVN License
BLS from the American Heart Association and/or the American Red Cross
- Three (3) yearrs of LVN experience in outpatient medical setting required.
Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law.