Lic Vocational Nurse
Company: Summit LTC
Location: San Augustine
Posted on: January 15, 2022
SIGN ON BONUS $15,000 Full Time
Open Shifts 6 AM - 6 PM and 6 PM - 6 AM
We are looking for a skilled LVN to become a part of our facility's
compassionate care-giving team. The successful candidate will be
responsible for managing all aspects of nursing responsibilities
during each shift, from processing patients in and out to
delegating nursing rounds and drug administration. We're looking
for a highly competent and well-organized professional who values
safety, security and patient wellness above all else. We focus on
providing the best care possible while ensuring patient
satisfaction in every interaction. The LVN is responsible for
making sure those values are reflected in his or her staff at all
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to
perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed
below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability
required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable
individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or relevant qualification.
Must possess, as a minimum, a Nursing Degree from an accredited
college or university, or be a graduate of an approved LVN
Possession of a current valid Texas driver's license or regular
means of transportation to and from work.
One (1) year of experience as a nursing assistant in a skilled
rehabilitation, skilled nursing or Long-Term Care (LTC) environment
Experience with electronic medical records preferred.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Must be capable of operating a personal computer to enter resident
data as required by regulation and facility policy.
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short
correspondence, and memos.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out
instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
Ability to communicate orally and in written form effectively with
all levels of employees, patients, families, and vendors.
Ability to present information in one-on-one and small group
situations to employees, patients, families, and vendors.
Must be knowledgeable of nursing and medical practices and
procedures, as well as laws, regulations, and guidelines that
pertain to long-term care.
Good understanding of medical and pharmacological terminology.
Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and
divide with 10's and 100's. Ability to perform these operations
using weight measurement, volume, and distance.
Excellent problem solving/analysis/judgment skills and high level
of attention to detail and accuracy
Builds and maintains cooperative working relationships
Must possess leadership and supervisory ability and the willingness
to work harmoniously with professional and non-professional
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with
clients, supervisors, County employees, elected officials, law
enforcement, other agencies, and the public.
Resourceful, dependable and accountable
Able to work a flexible schedule including evenings, weekends, and
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
Must possess a current and active license to practice as a LVN in
Summit LTC is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be
considered for employment without attention to race, color,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, veteran or disability status.PI160750156
Keywords: Summit LTC, Shreveport , Lic Vocational Nurse, Healthcare , San Augustine, Louisiana
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