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#105833 (LVN) Sr. Licensed Vocational Nurse

Filing Deadline: Tue 11/24/2020

This posting shall remain open until filled.

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 09/24/20 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 10/05/20. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.

DESCRIPTION

Under the direct supervision of a registered nurse, performs a wide variety of patient care activities in support of Care Coordination for Pharmacy Infusion. This includes delegated task that supports the registered nurse in : assessment, planning, implementation, evaluation, and interaction to provide and coordinate healthcare services. Perform related duties as required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • IV Therapy Certification

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

  • Must possess a United States driver's license

  • Certification in Intravenous Therapy issued by the state of California (LVN IV).

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

  • Two (2) years experience as a LVN in a home health, ambulatory or acute care settings.

  • Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills, using tact and diplomacy in order to interact effectively with diverse cultures.

  • Proven skills in accurately taking and recording vital signs, weights, and heights.

  • Demonstrated ability to administer medications, including injections.

  • Demonstrated ability to collect and/or test specimens.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office/technology.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Two (2) year Case Management experience and/or Home Health
  • Knowledge of case management system.
  • Knowledge of quality management system.

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 SR
Department:
INFUSION PHARMACY
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
La Jolla Medical Center
Appointment Type:
Career
Appointment Percent:
100%
Union:
EX Contract
Total Openings:
1
Work Schedule:
Days, 8 hrs/day, Variable

 

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