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#101406 (LVN) Licensed Vocational Nurse, Transplant

Filing Deadline: Tue 10/29/2019

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 08/29/19 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 09/09/19. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.

Depending on the experience of the selected candidate, this position will be hired at the LVN or Sr. LVN level.

This posting shall remain open until filled.

DESCRIPTION

Under the direct supervision, the Licensed Vocational Nurse is responsible for performing a wide variety of duties in support of patient care. This includes, but not limited to, prioritizing and assisting in patient message processing; preparing/assisting with scheduling patients for testing and obtaining authorizations and records; documenting in electronic record in accordance with regulatory requirements. Performs all other duties as assigned. The Position requires initiative, able to prioritize critical demands and the ability to work in a team environment.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)- issued by the state of California.

  • BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART within six (6) months of hire date.

  • Recent experience in a similar role and setting.

  • Ability to take initiative, prioritize critical demands and work in a team environment.

  • Must possess the skills, knowledge, and abilities essential to the successful performance of the duties assigned to the position.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Previous experience working in transplant.
  • Previous transplant training.
  • Bilingual English/Spanish.
  • Epic experience.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

  • Must be able to work various locations based on business needs.
  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.

UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!

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UC San Diego Health Sys
Payroll Title:
VOC NURSE
Department:
Renal Transplant
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
La Jolla
Appointment Type:
Career
Appointment Percent:
100%
Union:
EX Contract
Total Openings:
4
Work Schedule:
Days, 8 hrs/day, Monday-Friday

 

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