LVN - Family Practice in San Diego, CA at Scripps Coastal Medical Center - Encinitas

Date Posted: 7/11/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

LVN – Family Practice
 
At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, respect that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to Work. You’ll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates. So if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.
 
Scripps Clinic in Encinitas has been providing North County families with exceptional medical care for more than 40 years. Conveniently located off the 5 freeway at the Santa Fe Drive exit, our doctors provide care to a number of communities, including Cardiff-by-the-Sea, Carlsbad, Encinitas, Leucadia and Olivenhain. On-site specialty care including allergy, cardiology, dermatology, gastroenterology, general surgery, head and neck surgery, hematology and oncology, orthopedic surgery, nephrology, neurology, obstetrics and gynecology (Scripps Clinic patients deliver at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla), ophthalmology and optometry, pain management, podiatry, rheumatology, urology and more.
 
Join our Family Practice Team as an LVN. You will perform patient assessments and care tasks, including emergency procedures and medication administration as appropriate. You will educate patients and families and document patient interactions. In this position, you will practice infection control and contribute to the team as necessary to ensure quality patient care within own scope of practice.
 
This is an 8 hour, varied day shift, full time (1.0 FTE - 80 hours per pay period) position with benefits.

Job Requirements

Required Education/Experience/Specialized Skills:
  • Current California LVN license
  • Completion of accredited LVN program
  • American Heart Association BLS for Health Care Provider
  • Must be able to speak, read, write, and follow instructions in English.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
     
Preferred Education/Experience/Specialized Skills/Certification:
  • One year of outpatient experience as LVN
     
Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for, only San Diego-based Company and Becker’s Healthcare Top Hospitals. Scripps Health offers a robust Total Rewards Program designed to compensate and motivate you throughout your career. Scripps Health Total Rewards Program includes a broad range of plans and programs including market competitive pay and performance incentives, health and wellness benefits, financial wellness benefits, work-life resources, learning and development opportunities, and rewards and recognition. Unlock your potential with Scripps Health today.
 
Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.