Adventist Health Sonora is a mission focused non-profit Adventist health care system that has a heart for providing to the under-served. At AHSR, you'll have the opportunity to provide physical, mental and spiritual healing every day. Our organization prides itself on being the best place to work, and we think our employees have everything to do with that! Not only are we nestled at in a gorgeous location at the base of Yosemite, but AHSR offers excellent benefits, resources/technology, and a supportive environment where you'll have the chance to do what you do best, every day.
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The LVN, under the supervision of the Medical Physician, provides nursing care to the assigned patient population. The LVN will perform clinical responsibilities for pediatric, adult and geriatric patients and will work closely with the Medical Provider. They are responsible for rooming patients, obtaining full vital signs, interfacing with other team members, facilitating care of patients and maintaining excellent electronic medical records in accordance with all policy and procedure guidelines. The LVN will become proficient with nursing duties including preparing the patient for the examination/procedure, preparing and administering medications as ordered, Point of Care testing, instrument sterilization, wound care, documentation, EKG, assisting the Provider with examinations/procedures, facilitating prescription refills, facilitating patient referrals/transition of care, facilitating the scheduling of patient procedures, assisting the Provider with patient call back tasks and providing patient education/teaching.
The Licensed Vocational Nurse, working under the direction of a Registered Nurse, provides patient care and education following a plan of care established in collaboration with the patient, physician, caregiver and the nurse. The LVN functions as an active member of the home health team to achieve established goals. The LVN will primarily spend time throughout the day driving to clients' homes to provide care.