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Sr Lic Vocational Nurse

at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso

Posted: 2/6/2020
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 494055
Keywords: nurse, nursing

Job Description

Extended Job Title
Sr Lic Vocational Nurse

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Unv Hlth Sci Ctr El Paso

Position Description
Employees in this classification are experienced LVN's responsible for performing a wide variety of patient care activities in an assigned specialty or subspecialty outpatient clinic. Work is performed under the direction of a staff nurse and/or physician as part of a total health care team in providing complete evaluations to patients. Works under the direct supervision of staff nurse or physician. No delegated supervisory authority; may instruct co-workers and supervise them in the performance of special procedures. Work is performed under usual clinic conditions, necessitating a high degree of contact with patients, families and clinic personnel.

Requisition ID
20249BR

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
  • Review of clinic schedules and staff assignments
  • Assist Head Nurse and Sr. Staff RN with assigned duties
  • Triage patient calls and walk-ins
  • Performs needed procedures for all clinics in the department
  • Perform prior authorizations
  • Assist Medical Assistants in clinic as needed
  • Assist with daily schedule for the upcoming week.
  • Stock rooms and maintains cleanliness of the clinical area
  • Consults with patients via telephone and in person regarding concerns, questions, health problems, disease, and/or treatment they might have.


Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
16.89

Pay Basis
Hourly

Work Location
El Paso

Preferred Qualifications
Wound Care Certified

Campus
HSC - El Paso

Department
Orthopaedics Elp

Required Attachments
Professional License or Certification, Resume / CV, Transcript

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Research Technicians

Shift
Day

EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
+Education:+ Completion of a Board of Nursing accredited program of vocational nursing. +License/Certification:+ Current Vocational Nursing license in the state of Texas or the attainment of a temporary permit from the Board of Nursing to practice vocational nursing pending full licensure in the state of Texas. +Experience:+ At least two years of LVN experience in a hospital, clinic or community-based environment.

Does this position work in a research laboratory?
No

Navy Enlisted Classification Code
290X, HM

Army Military Occupational Specialty Code
68C

Application Instructions

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