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LVN II (Bilingual-Spanish) - Family Medicine (On Call)

at Kaiser Permanente

Posted: 10/23/2018
Job Status: On Call
Job Reference #: 685345
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Job Description

Under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse or physician provides nursing care in accordance with the legal scope of practice and within established standards of care, policies and procedures. Demonstrates performance consistent with the Mission, Vision and Strategic Plan of the organization. Demonstrates quality and effectiveness in work habits and clinical practice and treats co-workers, patients, families and all members of the health care team with dignity and respect.
 
Essential Functions:
• Representative Duties: Upholds Kaiser Permanente's Policies and Procedures, Principles of Responsibilities and applicable state, federal and local laws.
• Performs patient care functions, within the scope of competency, considering age related needs of the patient as prescribed by physician/health care professional(s) following established protocols, policies and procedures.
• Assist medical personnel with special procedures, minor surgical procedures and/or diagnostic exams.
• Assess and monitor patients' condition and notify physician/health care professional for disposition.
• Prepare and administer medications as directed by physician order following established protocols.
• Maintain equipment and supplies.
• Identify and arrange for equipment needing repair.
• Apply principles of aseptic technique and infection control as directed by the Infection Control Manual.
• Monitor patient flow and assign/direct other ancillary personnel as needed.
• Provide medical information and education to patients, following established protocols and guidelines.
• Document pertinent patient information, assessment and nursing procedures following established protocols.
• Maintain patient confidentiality.
• Perform other duties as directed.


Qualifications

Pay Grade: 25
Basic Qualifications:
• One (1) year of recent (within the last three (3) years) experience as a LVN in an acute/outpatient setting.
• Current California Licensed Vocational Nurse.
• Current Basic Life Support card.
• Bilingual (English/Spanish) Level II required.
Preferred Qualifications:
• Must be clinically competent and have previous experience in OBGYN, Pediatrics, Family Practice, and Message Management.
• Strong customer service experience is required.
• Competent in OBGYN workflows and procedures
Notes:
• This is an on call position, days and hours may vary as early as 7:00 am and end at 7:30 pm. 
• Must successfully pass or have passed the bilingual test (within the last 12 months), or be active in the QBS program.
• And may cover all these departments in the East LA MOB.
• Will work primarily with an OBGYN physician and will work within a family medicine module.
• Must be able to provide care for adult patients.
• Future all day Saturday and Sunday workdays are possible.