LVN - Acute, Full Time
Eastern Plumas Health Care is a small, non-profit, critical access hospital district, providing comprehensive medical services to Plumas County since 1971. We operate a 9 bed acute care hospital at our main Portola campus, which includes a 24 hour, physician staffed, emergency room and ambulance service. In addition, four primary care medical clinics and a dental clinic offer residents a full spectrum of health care services in the Graeagle, Greenville, Loyalton, and Portola communities. There are also hospital-based Skilled Nursing Facilities in Portola and Loyalton.
We also provide in-patient and out-patient surgery, diagnostic imaging, dietary, and respiratory services, hospice care, and visiting specialists.
EPHC currently has a full time, benefited LVN position open. Pay DOE $20.13-$28.32. This position will direct patient care on the acute floor under direction of a Registered Nurse and ER Physician/Hospitalist on staff. Current CA license, IV and BLS certifications are required. Day shifts with some weekends and holidays. Position responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
- Assisting in the assessment of patient needs and health plan by taking vital signs, blood pressure, patient history, medication listing for patients admitted to the acute floor.
- Administers prescribed oral medications and gives intramuscular and subcutaneous injections.
- Completes all necessary documentation in the patient's medical record in accordance with the organization's EMR procedures.
- Floats to Emergency Department to assist ER RN when necessary.
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 07/06/18