License Vocational Nurse

Aurora San Diego San Diego , CA 92128

Posted 2 weeks ago

As an LVN for Aurora San Diego, you'll deliver quality direct patient care under appropriate clinical supervision, to adults (typically age 18 and up) with psychiatric or emotional disorders; to serve actively and constructively as a member of the organizations multi-disciplinary treatment team and support the organizations and adult's psychiatric philosophy of care.

Responsibilities

  • Administer patient medications
  • Assist dietary staff in identifying patients with special dietary needs and assuring compliance with dietary orders
  • Completes nursing assignments under the supervision of RN
  • Updates treatment care plans under the supervision of RN
  • Participate in treatment planning, identify patients' problems, needs, and strengths
  • Suggest modifications to treatment plans based on observations
  • Provide input into patient discharge planning
  • Accompany and transport patients as assigned
  • Facilitate patient community meetings
  • Maintain patient, and unit related documentation
  • Maintain a safe, orderly, and therapeutic environment for patients
  • Carry out administrative and clerical assignments to support patient care and organizational operations

Requirements

  • Must be a graduate of an approved vocational nursing school
  • Must have a current California LVN license
  • Current CPR required
  • 1-year Acute psychiatric nursing experience preferred

Benefits

  • Health Insurance, Vision Insurance, Dental Insurance
  • 401K Retirement Plan
  • Healthcare Spending Account & Dependent Care Spending Account
  • PTO Plan with Holiday Premium Pay
  • Life Insurance (Supplemental Life, Term, and Universal plans are also available.)
  • Short and Long-Term Disability (with additional buy-in opportunities)
  • Tuition Reimbursement
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