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PEDS Licensed Vocational Nurse $32-$37

Company: Maxim Healthcare Services
Location: Santa Maria
Posted on: June 6, 2024

Job Description:

Maxim Healthcare is looking for a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)/Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) who assumes responsibility and accountability for the application of the nursing process and the delivery of patient/client care. The LVN/LPN is also responsible for providing services, as directed by contract and/or program, while under the supervision of a contract/program Registered Nurse or clinical designee. The LVN/LPN provides service in accordance with Maxims philosophy, standards and policies.Essential Duties and Responsibilities:Utilizes the nursing process to plan, implement, and evaluate patient/client care and/or services provided to client(s) receiving contracted services, as requiredOn each assignment, provides skilled nursing care/services in accordance with prescribed ordersIdentifies and documents changes in patient/client physiological and psycho-social conditionNotifies Director/Supervisor, and contracted customer designee if applicable, when:Physician notification is required in order to obtain necessary orders for intervention(s), per state regulationsChanges in patient/client condition have occurredAdheres to Maxim policy, procedure and applicable protocolsIdentifies and prioritizes actions based upon patient/client care requirements and/or contracted customer requirementsEnsures that documentation reflects patient/client collaboration including participation in plan of care creation and maintenance, physician correspondence/collaboration, expected patient/client outcomes, nursing interventions employed, and other items as required by contracted customerPerforms/provides interventions, treatments, and medication administration, according to identified priorities, the plan of care, facility policies and patient/client care outcome standards as applicableMonitors and documents effectiveness of interventions, treatments, and medicationsAssures patient/client safety at all timesMonitors the safety and effectiveness of the care/services environment and equipment used, including universal precautionsExecutes consistent, effective interpersonal communications and maintains positive, professional relationships with patient/client and contracted customer stakeholdersAdheres to the following professional practice standards:Nurse Practice ActStandards of Nursing PracticeStandards of Patient CareStandards of Accrediting BodyState and Local LawsPatient Bill of RightsPolicies and procedures of contracted customersAdheres to Maxim policy, procedure and applicable protocolsAttends case conferences, team meetings and education in-services, as requiredPerforms other duties as assigned/necessaryMinimum Requirements:Graduate of an accredited practical nurse or vocational nursing program preferredCurrently licensed as a Licensed Practical Nurse or Licensed Vocational Nurse license in specific state requiredComplies with accepted professional standards and practice requiredOne year prior professional nursing experience preferredWillingness to participate in skills advancement training or novice nurse program if applicableCurrent CPR, as applicable, for direct patient carePPD or chest x-ray if applicableSuccessful completion of Maxim Orientation and Compliance Training, and all other assigned trainings as applicable requiredSuccessful completion of Maxims Competency Program requiredProficiency in the English language requiredCurrent Health Certificate (per facility contract or state regulation) requiredMust meet all federal, state, local, and contract requirementsAbout Maxim Healthcare ServicesMaxim Healthcare Services has been making a difference in the lives of our patients, caregivers, employees and communities for more than 30 years. We offer private duty nursing, skilled nursing, physical rehabilitation, companion care, respite care and behavioral care for individuals with chronic and acute illnesses and disabilities. Our commitment to quality customer service, compassionate patient care, and filling critical healthcare needs makes us a trusted partner wherever care is needed.Maxim Healthcare Services is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by Jobble

Keywords: Maxim Healthcare Services, Santa Maria , PEDS Licensed Vocational Nurse $32-$37, Healthcare , Santa Maria, California

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