Licensed Vocational Nurse - General Medicine - Covenant Levelland
Company: Providence Health & Services
Posted on: August 5, 2022
Covenant Health is seeking a On Call / Per Diem, Day Shift
Licensed Vocational Nurse for MS General Medicine Department at
Apply Today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a
text with some additional questions from our Modern Hire
Administers nursing care to patients within an assigned unit.
Supervises non-licensed nursing personnel. Under the direct
supervision of a registered nurse.
- Demonstrates the ability to transfer scientific knowledge from
social, biological, and physical sciences in applying the nursing
- Demonstrates knowledge and competency in performing baseline
nursing skills. Maintains clinical competencies according to
- Under supervision of the RN, identifies information necessary
to plan and administer care.
- Identifies and determines priority of the patients
needs/problems, anticipates emergencies, complications of
pathology, and assists others in implementing complex care.
- Administers all medications and treatments according to
hospital policy and procedure, accepted standards of care, and unit
- Communicates effectively with the RN, patients, families, and
physicians. Documenting patient status, patient needs/problems,
nursing intervention/patient response, safety interventions, and
- Assists the RN in the development of a plan of care that
includes discharge planning, realistic and measurable goals, and
appropriate nursing interventions to produce desired outcomes with
- Maintains a safe work environment by adhering to JCAHO and
other regulatory requirements. Reports untoward incidents per
- Maintains a committed and cooperative attitude with staffing,
promoting teamwork and harmony by readily assisting other staff and
patients without being asked to do so.
Minimum Position Qualification:
- Graduate of an accredited licensed vocational school of
- Heart Failure Clinic (HC6): Annual education on current
concepts in management of Heart Failure.
Experience: Cardiac Cath Lab Holding Area: 1 year experience as an
LVN in a Critical Care area.
License / Certifications:
- Current Texas L.V.N. license required or a new graduate that
meets the criteria to sit for the NCLEX examination and become
licensed in the state of Texas or approved compact State for
- BLS (AHA) certification within 30 days of employment.
- ACLS within 1 year
Covenant Health is celebrating over 100 years of serving Lubbock
and our South Plains region. As the oldest and largest health
system in Lubbock and the region, we currently employ over 5,200
people with a medical staff of over 600 physicians.
For over 100 years, Covenant has been driven by a mission of
providing a Christian ministry of healing and caring for the whole
person - mind, body and spirit. Our vision and differentiator is we
are the only faith-based, integrated health network in the West
Texas/eastern New Mexico region dedicated to a Christian ministry
As an expression of our mission, we believe we hold an important
Covenant with our patients and try and treat every interaction as
Our ministry includes six hospitals with over 1,100 licensed
Covenant Medical Center - CMC
Covenant Plainview - PLV
Covenant Levelland - LVL
Trustpoint (joint venture: Rehab Hospital of Lubbock)
Covenant Medical Group (CMG)
Covenant Health Partners
Hospice of Lubbock
Covenant Health's total service area includes 25 counties that
covers most of West Texas and eastern New Mexico. The service area
covers approximately 750,000 people and approximately 35,000 square
Covenant provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all
employees and applicants for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.
In addition to federal law requirements, Covenant complies with
applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in
employment in every location in which the company has facilities.
This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment,
including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination,
layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and
training. Positions specified as "on call, per diem" refers to
employment consisting of shifts scheduled on as "as needed basis"
to fill in for staff vacancies.
Company: Covenant Health
Category: LPN / LVN
Req ID: R353637
Keywords: Providence Health & Services, Lubbock , Licensed Vocational Nurse - General Medicine - Covenant Levelland, Healthcare , Levelland, Texas
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