Volunteers of America Southwest LVN - Imperial Manor in Imperial, California
LVN - Imperial Manor
12-Mar-2018 to 01-Jul-2018 (PST)
Imperial, CA, USA
Medical, dental, vision, 403(b)
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For nearly 120 years Volunteers of America has been the charity to step forward and help the most vulnerable in communities across the United States. Volunteers of America, Southwest inspires hope through its ministry of service by providing individuals and families with the tools they need to improve their quality of life. We operate twenty- eight human service programs in the areas of education and social development of young children, treatment and rehabilitation, housing, veterans and aging services. Each year, more than 13,000 lives are changed through our services. Our programs are located in San Diego, Imperial, Riverside and San Bernardino Counties. To learn more visit us online at https://www.voasw.org/mission
We are currently seeking a full-time LVN to help care for our clients at Imperial Manor in Imperial, California.If you are interested in inspiring hope through service and providing individuals and families with the tools to improve their quality of life, than Volunteers of America is the place for you!
The LVN provides nursing care in a 24-hour skilled nursing facility for the mentally disabled.
Adheres to Facility and Volunteers of America Policies and Procedures.
Supervises and evaluates work performance of nursing personnel assisting in patient care.
Periodically assesses total needs of the patient and develops nursing care plans to meet these needs, which include recognition of emotional, social and cultural factors, encouragement of self-respect and self-esteem, guidance toward rational and socially acceptable behavior and implementation of restorative nursing care measures.
Maintains acceptable standards of nursing practice.
Prepares, administers and charts medications according to the physician's order.
Is responsible for total patient care and assists with direct care as needed.
Is responsible for interpretations and execution of the physician's orders.
Makes decisions in emergency situations and practices first aid measures.
Must be currently licensed as a LVN in California.
Must have 0-3 years of experience providing direct nursing care in a long-term health care setting.