Licensed Vocational Nurse Job in Walnut Creek, CA
Location: Walnut Creek
Posted on: February 19, 2021
Home Health opening in Walnut Creek, California. This and other
lpn/lvn jobs brought to you by NursingJobCafe.com DirectShifts is
Seeking an Licensed Vocational Nurse to Work in Walnut Creek, CA
.This is a Full Time position. My client is very motivated to speak
with all interested candidates.
-- Provides direct and indirect resident care services that ensure
the safety, comfort, personal hygiene, and protection of residents;
includes the performance of disease prevention and restorative
- Administers medications and treatments as directed. Responds to
emergency situations and provides care.
- Directs Certified Nursing Assistants in performance of
- Maintains medical records as required.
- Provides direct care, reorders residents' medications, charts
summaries and other pertinent information, communicates status
during shift change, checks supplies, and maintains equipment.
- Reports all sudden changes to physician immediately.
- Assists in the planning of resident care activities based upon
the Service Plan.
- Participates in the interdisciplinary team.
- Functions as shift Charge Nurse as assigned. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS,
AND ABILITIES REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Knowledge of nursing theory and practice. Sensitivity and
understanding of issues related to aging. Patience and tact in
dealing with the elderly. Judgment in order to recognize sudden
changes regarding medical conditions. Demonstrated interpersonal,
verbal, and written English communication skillsPhysical skills and
ability to perform work that requires continual standing, walking,
stooping, bending, and lifting of at least 50 pounds.
QUALIFICATIONS:Current valid California LVN license and Basic Life
Support certification. Previous gerontological nursing experience
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individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.
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