Title:  Research Licensed Vocational Nurse II

Division:  Urology
Schedule:  Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Work Location:  McNair Campus, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $40,785 - $47,430
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  3109
Job Purpose


Competent level vocational nurse who possesses a basic general knowledge of nursing practices. Assists physicians and registered nurses in a clinical research area.

Job Duties

• Performs responsibilities in a manner that promotes quality and safe patient care and customer service.
• Adheres to the scope of practices as defined by the Texas Nurse Practice Act.
• Assists physicians and registered nurses with various medical techniques.
• Administers a variety of tests and medications and takes patients’ vital signs.
• Gathers and maintains patient paperwork and documentation for study purposes.
• Schedules appointments, tests, and procedures for patients.
• Triages telephone calls, refers and preauthorizes treatment, and provides information to patient.
• Document patient care services by charting in patient’s record and study database in a timely manner.
• 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.
• Performs other job related duties as assigned.

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).





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