Sr. LVN - Pediatrics, Burbank

Sr. LVN - Pediatrics, Burbank

UCLA Health | Burbank, CA, 91506, US
Salary Range:$45,000 – $65,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 15 days ago

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Description

In this role, you will provide direct patient care for a diverse patient population. You will work with clinic management, administration, faculty physicians, fellows, residents, medical students, and other clinical staff to include LVN's and MA's and ancillary personnel in providing total patient care, maintaining high standards of care and recognizing normal and abnormal signs and symptoms of life threatening emergencies. You will also coordinate and prioritize tasks and protocols established by the department.

Responsibilities

In this role, you will provide direct patient care for a diverse patient population. You will work with clinic management, administration, faculty physicians, fellows, residents, medical students, and other clinical staff to include LVN's and MA's and ancillary personnel in providing total patient care, maintaining high standards of care and recognizing normal and abnormal signs and symptoms of life threatening emergencies. You will also coordinate and prioritize tasks and protocols established by the department.

Qualifications

Required:

* Possess license issued by the State of CA Board of Vocational Nurse Examiners and IV certification
* Possession of BLS/CPR certification through the American Heart Association or American Red Cross


* Performs phlebotomy, CPR, Injections, and other skills within scope of practice
* Ability to take vital signs, administer medications and obtain drug refills as needed
* Ability to recognize abnormal laboratory values and report to the physician
* Knowledge of symptomatology of common and or life threatening medical problems
* Demonstrate proficiency in computer skills, Windows computer function, computer navigation, and ability to use computerized patient care systems.


* Knowledge of all safety requirements when handling biohazardous specimens or contaminated instruments


* Interpersonal skills in maintaining a cooperative working environment with the physicians, staff, and all health providers


* Verbal skills to effectively convey sensitive information in a courteous manner in person or on the telephone



Preferred:

* Knowledge of all instruments and supplies to perform physical examinations and/or procedures


* 6+ months of LVN experience in pediatrics

UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.