On-Call Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)

Performs nursing duties under the supervision of the registered nurse. Take and record vital signs, recognize variances from normal and take appropriate action. Maintain inventory and ordering or supplies; keep exam room and nursing area well stocked. Able to perform venipuncture and skin punctures for the purpose of lab tests. Perform basic in-house
lab tests, obtain/process other specimens for outside laboratory. Perform EKG, spirometry, audiometry, Snellen, and other tests. Give IM, ID, SUQ, PO, and nebulized medications as ordered by the clinicians. Perform non-complicated nurse visits by using SOAP format under the supervision of the Registered Nurse. Identify patient health education needs and participate in patient education. Review patient’s conditions with clinician/RN as needed. Assist in medical procedures as needed.
Sterilization, injection control, cleaning medical instruments/equipments, and cleaning of clinic areas. Insure patient’s rights to privacy, safety, and
confidentiality. Obtain continuing education credits and participate in goal setting, with guidance from the direct supervisor. Perform QA
audits assigned by the Registered Nurse and identify patient care issues. Assist translation and some clerical work as needed.

Qualifications: Current California LVN license, current CPR certification, experience working in a health care setting. Bilingual/bicultural in an Asian language.

Language requirements: Bilingual in English and Asian language required.

 

Last updated 2/9/18

Work Location: Asian Health Services
818 Webster Street, Oakland, CA 94607

Hours: Flexible

Salary: $27.84  /hour