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Title:  Licensed Vocational Nurse II

Division:  Urology
Schedule:  Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm
Work Location:  McNair Campus, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $40,785 - $47,830
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  3584
Job Purpose

Competent level vocational nurse who is proficient in delivering patient care in the ambulatory care setting. Assists physicians and registered nurses in the areas of patient care including treatment room examination and procedures, schedules tests and appointments, and records and communicates information to referring physicians.

Job Duties
  • Performs responsibilities in a manner that promotes quality and safe patient care and customer service.
  • Adheres to the scope of practice as defined by the Texas Nurse Practice Act.
  • Assists physicians and registered nurses with various medical procedures.
  • Administers a variety of tests and medications and takes patients’ vital signs.
  • Schedules appointments, tests, and procedures for patients.
  • Collects pertinent clinical data to support the RN, APP and/or MD with patient clinical telephone calls, refers and preauthorizes treatment, and provides information to patient.
  • Document patient care services by charting in patient’s electronic medical record.
  • Maintains clean and safe work environment; stocks and orders treatment room supplies.
  • Maintains a professional and cooperative relationship among health care teams by communicating information, responding to requests, and building rapport by participating in team problem-solving methods.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Education Required: High School diploma or G.E.D and graduate from an accredited school of Licensed Vocational Nursing.
  • Experience Required: Two years of relevant experience as a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN).
  • Certification/Licenses/Registration Required: Current license as a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) by the State of Texas Board of Nurse Examiners. Basic Life Support certification (BLS).

 

 

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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