The Mentor Network Licensed Vocational Nurse per diem in Fresno, California

Licensed Vocational Nurse per diem Primary Location: CA-CAFresno-6385 N Marks Ave Function: Clinical CareMeridian

Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)

Bring your Nursing experience to our growing,mission-driven organization!

Come join our amazing team of Licensed Vocational Nurses supporting individuals with brain and spinal cord injuries and other catastrophic injuries and illnesses. Make a difference every day as a patient advocate providingprescribed medical treatment and personal services under the direction of a Registered Nurse (RN) or physician.

This is a fantastic role to continue your nursing career path within Specialty Rehabilitation and Human Services, and work within a setting that offers variety and rewarding challenges with high staff-to-patient ratios.

Description

Bring your Nursing experience to our growing,mission-driven organization!

As a LVN with CareMeridian, you will have high-impact, providing nursing services, training and supports to address the medical and psychiatric needs of individuals with Acquired Brain Injury and other catastrophic injuries.

Provide clinical care to address the medical needs of the individuals we serve

Responsibilities:

Monitor the health conditions of individuals served, ensure quality services provided

  • Provide prescribed medical treatment and personal care services

  • Administer medications and provide documentation according to established guidelines

  • Conduct assessments, implement health care plans and respond to changes of condition
  • Ensure physicians’ orders are documented and carried out as prescribed

  • Serve as liaison and advocate with other medical and professional service providers

  • Provide input regarding health care services to be included in each Individual Service Plan (ISP)
  • Accompany individuals to medical visits in medical emergencies
  • Actively attend and participate in team meetings as required
  • Maintain confidentiality and treat others with dignity and respect in all you do