Job Description


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.

We have an opening for a full time, DAY shift LVN on our Acute/Swing floor.  This is a full time benefited position.  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.  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.