Under a Registered Nurseâ��s supervision, provides nursing care for a group of patients, based on matching the patientsâ�� needs with the LVNâ��s competencies. Completes established competencies for the position within designated introductory period. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Qualifications: MINIMUM EDUCATION: Graduate of an accredited school of vocational nursing. PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: LVN in an acute care setting. REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSURE: Possession of current Texas State License for Licensed Vocational Nurse PREFERRED CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSURE: REQUIRED COURSES/COMPLETIONS (e.g., CPR):
BLS required within 10 days of hire or transfer into unit.
ACLS required within 6 months of hire or transfer
Job: Surgical Services
Primary Location: Harlingen, Texas
Facility: Valley Baptist Medical Center - Harlingen
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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