Job Description

Description: 

Surrounded by the Sierra Nevada Mountains with beautiful lakes and trails for hiking, biking, fishing, and skiing, this facility is thriving and is looking for a highly motivated LVN to fill a Full-Time position and provide excellent care to our community. It’s an exciting opportunity to be an integral part of the successful growth this rural hospital is experiencing, while maintaining your health through our comprehensive and competitive benefits.  Benefits include: Health, Vision, Dental, 403(b) employee matching, and much more!   $32.00-$38.00 plus night differential!!

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, three primary care medical clinics and a dental clinic offer residents a full spectrum of health care services in the Graeagle, Loyalton, and Portola communities. We have 2 Skilled Nursing Facilities in Portola and Loyalton offering excellent residential care to the mature members of our community!

We are looking for a dedicated, caring Full Time LVN for our night shift opening which includes a competitive salary, and a night-shift differential  for our skilled nursing in Loyalton, CA. You will love our staff and residents at our Loyalton, facility, and we are offering a generous sign-on bonus! 

All healthcare workers in CA must be vaccinated and have a booster for COVID-19. We offer this free of charge as part of the new hire process. 

Job duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Supervise direct patient care performed by CNAs. 
  • Administering prescribed medications.
  • Assist in assessing patients' needs. 
  • Responsible for accurate documentation in the residents' electronic medical record.
  • Performs direct patient care.  
  • Complies with local and federal guidelines for the administration of all medications and maintenance of medical records. 
  • Ensures compliance with HIPPA and other applicable laws and regulations regarding patient privacy and the maintenance of medical records. 
  • Produces quality work/assignments in a thorough, timely and accurate manner. 
  • Maintains appropriate personal attendance, accountability and work productivity standards. 
  • Understands and applies job knowledge to effectively complete all required job responsibilities.
  • Proactively maintains the skills required to perform job duties. Complies with local and federal guidelines for the administration of all medications and maintenance of medical records. 
  • Ensures compliance with HIPPA and other applicable laws and regulations regarding patient privacy and the maintenance of medical records. 
  • Produces quality work/assignments in a thorough, timely and accurate manner.  
     Maintains appropriate personal attendance, accountability and work productivity standards. 
  • Understands and applies job knowledge to effectively complete all required job responsibilities. Proactively maintains the skills required to perform job duties. 

 

Skills / Requirements

Requirements: 

  • Must be currently licensed as an LVN in the state of California.
  • Must be CPR certified.
  • Must be able to read and communicate effectively in English.
  • Must obtain IV certification within one year of employment.
  • Completes annual education requirements.
  • Maintains regulatory requirements.
  • Must meet the physical demands of position, including vision, hearing, repetitive motion and environment as set standards require.