(LVN) Sr. Licensed Vocational Nurse - Hemophilia - 120041
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#120041 (LVN) Sr. Licensed Vocational Nurse - HemophiliaFiling Deadline: Mon 12/5/2022
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Under the direct supervision of a registered nurse, performs a wide variety of patient care activities in support of clinic activity. This includes prioritizing and assisting in patient triage processing, preparation and assistance with patient examinations, administering medications, drawing blood, collecting and preparing laboratory tests, and patient education. Position requires initiative, able to prioritize critical demands and the ability to work in a team environment.
Position also includes administrative tasks, following up on referrals, prior authorizations, and front desk coverage.
Depending on experience of the selected candidate, this position will be hired at the LVN or Sr. LVN level.
Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) - issued by the state of California.
BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART within six (6) months of hire date.
IV Therapy and Blood Withdrawal certification.
Minimum two (2) years of LVN experience to be hired as Sr. level. If less will be hired as a regular LVN.
Requires knowledge of universal precautions and proper use of body mechanics.
High level of customer service experience.
Bilingual Spanish highly preferred.
- Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
- Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).
If applicable, life-support certifications (BLS, NRP, ACLS, etc.) must include hands-on practice and in-person skills assessment; online-only certification is not acceptable.
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