LVN -SMF - Pediatrics (RB) - Full Time - Day in San Diego, CA at Scripps Clinic - Rancho Bernardo

Date Posted: 1/30/2018

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’s duties include rooming patients including vital signs, recording of history and milestones, measurement of height weight, visual refraction and audiometry. Verifying and administering immunizations, breathing treatments, ear lavages and assisting with exams and minor procedures. Other duties include phone messaging, tasking and f/u, updating pharmacy info  We are mid the impactful months of the flu season and are in critical need of nurse staffing for extended hours and improved access via our Convenient Care Clinic, nurse immunization clinic and Saturday clinic.

Job Requirements

Experience/Specialized Skills: Minimum of 1 year outpatient LVN experience. Previous experience in a pediatrics department strongly preferred.

Required Certification/Registration: Current CA LVN cense and BLS certificate via the 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.