The Senior Vocational Nurse provides clinical assistance to a multi-specialty group practice of health care professionals. Members of this group include Family Medicine faculty and resident physicians, Addiction & Behavioral Medicine physicians, fellows and psychologists, Obstetrician/Gynecologists, Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine faculty and fellows, Pain & Palliative Medicine physicians and fellows, family nurse practitioners, clinical pharmacists, and dietitians.
Competency in administering medications. Ability to recognize abnormal vital signs. Ability to recognize abnormal laboratory values and immediately report to the ordering providing and attending physician. Knowledge of symptomatology of common and or life threatening medical problems. Interpersonal skills in maintaining a cooperative working environment with all members of the health team. Perform phlebotomy, CPR, injections, and other skills within scope of practice. Demonstrate proficiency in computer skills and ability to use computerized patient care systems. REQUIRD active certifications: Intravenous and Phlebotomy Certification, License issued by the State of CA Board of Vocational Nurse Examiners, CPR/BLS certification.
Preferred: English/Spanish bilingual
Accepting applicants with no prior LVN experience (New Grad LVN) as long as they have 6 months of MA experience and their IV and Blood Certification on their license.