Job Objective: The Licensed Vocational Nurse provides quality care to patients in the perianesthesia setting under the supervision of a registered nurse. The LVN will demonstrate a strong ability to assist in preparing the patient for the surgical and/or procedural experience. The LVN will strive to maintain a steady level of productivity and provide care that reflects the mission, goals, and ethics of the organization.
Duties and Responsibilities:
1. During idle times, may be assigned to assist the IV team, in other areas of the Hospital
2. Other duties as assigned by the Manager and/or Charge RN.
1. Attends annual competencies and successfully completes them.
2. Reads and responds in a timely manner to email communications
3. Assist in performance improvement initiatives
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Core Competencies: All AVH employees will effectively demonstrate these behaviors:
Ethics & Values
Integrity & Trust
Education and Experience:
Required Licensure and/or Certifications:
AVH Conduct/Compliance Expectations:
Physical Requirements and Working Conditions:
A detailed description of the physical requirements of this job is maintained in the Employee Health Department.
Looking for an opportunity to work in healthcare the way you always dreamed you could? At Antelope Valley Hospital, our employees are at the heart of what we do best – delivering high quality, patient-centered healthcare.
Antelope Valley Hospital, a 420 bed acute care facility, located just 60 miles north of Los Angeles, the Antelope Valley is one of Southern California’s fasted growing communities. We are a Level II Trauma Center and Joint Commission Primary Stroke Center Accredited. Serving the community for over 50 years, our non-profit hospital has grown to be the preeminent healthcare facility for our district’s nearly 1.2 million residents.
An Equal Opportunity Employer.