LVN-SMF - Float Pool (ENC) - Full Time - Day in San Diego, CA at Scripps Clinic - Encinitas

Date Posted: 3/1/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Performs patient assessments and care tasks, including emergency procedures and medication administration as appropriate. Educates patients and documents patient interactions. Practices infection control. Contributes to the team as necessary to ensure quality patient care within the LVN scope of practice.
This position will help support our specialty departments and float between surgical specialties ortho, podiatry, and cardio. This position also oversees the day to day flow of our care teams, assists with procedures/testing requiring a clinical license, verifies meds for MA’s, performs POC testing and QC’s, EKG’s, wound care, administers injections, manages overall tasks, assists with paperwork / prior authorizations and other duties that are necessary under clinical license.  This position will also float to cover our family practice weekend hours.

Job Requirements

Experience/Specialized Skills: Minimum of 1 year LVN experience(outpatient preferred). Additional requirements vary according to specialty and duties performed in business unit.

Required Certification/Registration: Current CA LVN license and BLS certificate via American Heart Association.

Required Education/Course(s)/Training: Completion of accredited LVN program

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.