Licensed Vocational Nurse- Ob/Gyn Clearlake
Company: Houston Methodist
Posted on: October 13, 2019
Houston Methodist Specialty Physician Group
16969 North Texas Ave Ste. 100
Webster, TX 77598
Job Type: Full-Time
Posted Date: Sept. 11, 2019
Work Shift: DAY
Work Week: M - F
The LVN must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to
provide nursing care appropriate to the ages of patients served.
Provides nursing care to patients in an organized and effective
manner under the guidance and supervision of a Physician or an
experienced Registered Nurse. The LVN embodies the behaviors
associated with the Leadership, Art and Science of Nursing
(identified in Duties and Responsibilities). The LVN practices
Relationship Centered Care in concert with The Methodist Hospital I
CARE values of Integrity, Compassion, Accountability, Respect and
Excellence and ServicePride standards.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. Performs all skills, functions, and responsibilities of a
Licensed Vocational Nurse with a high degree of confidence and
expertise. Demonstrates competence in the clinical skills required
for patient care.
2. Involves the patient, family, and/or significant others in
patient care and patient teaching.
3. Seeks guidance as needed when performing nursing skills by
utilizing resource persons, policy and procedures manuals, or other
references on standards of care.
4. Performs drug accountability and maintains inventory of related
supplies in appropriate areas.
5. Maintains strict confidentiality of patients, employees, clinic
and hospital information at all times.
6. Performs other duties as assigned. Demonstrates ICARE Values.
Follows all safety rules while on the job.
EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: Requires satisfactory completion of an
accredited LVN program.
EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: 1 year of experience as an Licensed
Vocational Nurse (LVN) preferred.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES AND REGISTRATIONS REQUIRED: Current license
to practice as an Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) in the State of
Texas required. Basic Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES AND REGISTRATIONS REQUIRED: License to
practice as an Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) in the State of
Texas. WORKING : Patient Care Units Conditions
Lifting, pushing, pulling required (minimum 50Ibs.)
Extended periods of walking and standing required
Universal precautions required
Significant potential for exposure to latex.
Equal Employment Opportunity
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Equal employment opportunity is a sound and just concept to which
Houston Methodist is firmly bound. Houston Methodist will not
engage in discrimination against or harassment of any person
employed or seeking employment with Houston Methodist on the basis
of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender
identity,national origin, age, disability, status as a protected
veteran or other characteristics protected by law.
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Houston Methodist Specialty Physician Group- As one of the nation's
leading hospitals and academic medical centers Houston Methodist
has brought together some of the nation's leading experts in
multiple specialties to serve our patients. As part ofHouston
Methodist Specialty Physician Group(HMSPG), these specialists not
only provide excellent clinical care, but are on the forefront of
research, developing leading-edge technologies and treatments, and
teaching the medical pioneers of tomorrow. This combination of
clinical service, research and academics ensures patients have
access to the latest in treatments and technologies while providing
the best in comprehensive patient care. Established as a non-profit
corporation and certified by the Texas State Board of Medical
Examiners, HMSPG enables physicians to maintain autonomy with
respect to their clinical practice while growing their practice
within an academic environment.
At Houston Methodist, we take our responsibility as the region---s
premier health care system seriously.With a national reputation for
excellence in patient care, education and research, we hold
ourselves --- and the careers we build --- to a higher standard. We
invite you to find your place among the best of the best, and to
stand with us in earning the trust of millions of people across the
Houston Metro area every day.Houston Methodist is comprised of a
nationally recognized academic medical center and six community
hospitals with a history of health care innovation. For the tenth
straight year we have been named to FORTUNE---s list of ---100 Best
Companies to Work For--- and have also been ranked the no.1
hospital in Texas by U.S. News & World Report.Discover the
difference for yourself and join Houston Methodist.
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