Cedars-Sinai LVN - Cedars Sinai Medical Network in California
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Tell me about the role:
The LVN supports the physician and nursing staff in the delivery of health care by performing patient care assessments, and a variety of medically related tasks. The LVN is a licensed nurse who works in an ambulatory care setting to perform and provide nursing services. .
Why Work Here?
Beyond an outstanding benefit package with health and dental insurance, vacation, and a 403(b) we take pride in hiring the best employees. Our accomplished staff reflects the culturally and ethnically diverse community we serve. They are proof of our commitment to creating a dynamic, inclusive environment that fuels innovation.
Cedars-Sinai Medical Network currently has openings in the following areas: Marina Del Rey, Santa Monica, Playa Vista, Beverly Hills, Culver City and Tarzana.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities :
Greet patients and provide an initial nursing evaluation.
Manages patient and takes a leadership role within the suit.
Prepare patients for provider by reviewing current medications and record in medical record.
Take appropriate vital signs and record in medical record.
Sets up exam room/procedure rooms appropriately based on patient visit needs.
Assist provider in examination/procedure rooms as needed.
Perform designated diagnostic tests as directed by provider.
Takes appropriate vital signs, records in EHR, sets up exam room/procedure rooms appropriately based on patient visit needs.
Assist provider in examination/procedure rooms as needed and performs designated diagnostic tests, draw and prepare designated lab work and/or specimens
Certified from accredited school and current California LVN licensure to practice.
Active LVN licensed in the State of California required.
I.V. Therapy and Blood Withdrawal certification required.
Basic Life Support certification from American Heart Association required and/or American Red Cross
Five (5) or more years of experience in outpatient medical setting preferred.
Basic understanding of pharmacology and medication administration including oral, SQ,IM and I.V. medications.
Understanding of cleaning, sterilization of autoclaving procedures.
Understanding of medical supply ordering and cost containment.
Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law.