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Licensed Vocational Nurse II

Company: Hidalgo County, TX
Location: Edinburg
Posted on: April 1, 2024

Job Description:

Salary: $46,462.00 Annually

Location : Edinburg, TX

Job Type: Grant Full-Time

Job Number: 2023-01827

Department: HEALTH DEPARTMENT

Opening Date: 01/04/2024

Closing Date: Continuous

Work Hours:: 7:30 AM- 5:30 PM

Status:: External Advertisement

Open Positions:: 2

Advertisement details and/or special instructions:: This is a grant position. Please attach resume.

Grade:: 11

General Description

This position provides routine (journey-level) vocational nursing work. Work involves providing for the care, treatment, and general welfare of patients; May train others; Works under moderate supervision, with limited latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.

Examples of Work Performed

Prepares nursing and medical summaries.

Administers medication orally, rectally, internally, or by injection.

Monitors patients for treatments and procedures.

Monitors patients' temperature, pulse, and respiration.

Collects specimens for laboratory examination.

Counsels patients with specific health goals.

Conducts appropriate screening tests.

Applies principles and practices to assess, prevent, and control diseases.

Maintains records pertaining to medication, deaths, illnesses, and the transfer of patients.

Makes rounds or home visits.

May participate in conducting therapeutic programs.

May train others.

Performs related work as assigned.

Education and Experience

Must be a Licensed Vocational Nurse.

One (1) year of experience in nursing work.

Certificates, Licenses and Registration:

Must be licensed as a Licensed Vocational Nurse by the State of Texas or in a party state that recognizes reciprocity through the Nurse Licensure Compact.

Must have a current valid Texas motor vehicle operator's license.

Must be able to be insured by the County's insurance carrier.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of nursing procedures and techniques.

Ability to provide patient medical care, to prepare and maintain records, and to train others.

The County of Hidalgo offers a full range of employee benefit programs for eligible employees, retirees, and their families. For more information, please Click Here

01

Are you a Licensed Vocational Nurse?

  • Yes
  • No

    02

    Do you have one (1) year of experience in nursing work?
    • Yes
    • No

      03

      Are you licensed as a Licensed Vocational Nurse by the State of Texas or in a party state that recognizes reciprocity through the Nurse Licensure Compact?
      • Yes
      • No

        Required Question

Keywords: Hidalgo County, TX, Edinburg , Licensed Vocational Nurse II, Healthcare , Edinburg, Texas

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