LVN Staff Nurse (NIGHT SHIFT)

  • Colonial Belle Nursing Home & Rehab Sealy
  • Sealy, TX 77474, USA
  • May 18, 2021

Job Description

BASIC FUNCTION: Position is responsible for providing direct patient care under the direction of a Registered Nurse, utilizing the clinical and cognitive skills specified in the RN/LVN Skills Inventory record, exhibiting broad nursing knowledge and an ability to manage and communicate effectively with the healthcare team. Must be able to demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the patient served. Must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development as it relates to the different life cycles. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Graduate from an accredited school of vocational nursing or licensed practical nursing. 2. Current, unrestricted State of Texas license/permit to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN). 3. Certified in Basic Life Support. 4. Demonstrates commitment to the Partners-in-Caring process by integrating our culture in all internal and external customer interactions. PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES: 1. Delivers appropriate care to patients, at a competent level, according to the RN/LVN skills inventory and the age and needs of the patient/population served. 2. Collaborates with the multidisciplinary team while making clinical decisions in the delivery of patient care; supports and collaborates with the Registered Nurse in providing direction to the healthcare team. 3. Ensures safe care to patients, staff and visitors; adheres to all Facility policies, procedures, and standards within budgetary specifications including time management, supply management, productivity and quality of service. 4. Promotes individual professional growth and development by meeting requirements for mandatory/continuing education and skills competency; supports department-based goals which contribute to the success of the organization; serves as preceptor, mentor and resource to less experienced staff. 5. Other duties as assigned Job Type: Full-time