#100715 (LVN) Licensed Vocational Nurse - Per Diem
Company: University of California - San Diego Medical Cente
Location: San Diego
Posted on: January 17, 2020
#100715 (LVN) LICENSED VOCATIONAL NURSE - PER DIEM
Initial Review Date: Fri 1/10/2020
UC San Diego Health is a Magnet designated organization, which is a
prestigious recognition that applies to only 6% of all U.S.
hospitals. Magnet is the gold standard for nursing excellence and
is based on strengths in five key areas which include
transformational leadership, structural empowerment, exemplary
professional practice, new knowledge, innovation and improvements
and empirical quality results. UC San Diego Health has held its
Magnet status since 2011.
UC San Diego Health operates a comprehensive angioedema program and
is at the forefront of angioedema research. Staffed by world-class
physicians and researchers, we are committed to improving the
future of people living with acute and chronic swelling caused by
Under the direct supervision of the senior nurse supervisor,
performs a wide variety of patient care activities in support of
clinic activity. This includes prioritizing and assisting in
patient triage processing, preparation and assistance with patient
procedures, administering medications, drawing blood, collecting
and preparing laboratory tests, and patient education. Position
requires initiative, ability to prioritize critical demands and the
ability to work in a team environment.
Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) - issued by the state of
Certification in Intravenous Therapy and Blood Withdrawal issued by
the state of California (LVN IV/BW)within three (3) months of
BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART within six
(6) months of hire date.
A minimum of one to two (1 - 2) years of LVN experience.
Requires knowledge of universal precautions and proper use of body
Recent experience in a similar role and setting.
Must possess skills, knowledge and abilities essential to the
successful performance of the duties assigned to the position.
Experience working in an allergy department.
* Must be able to work various hours and locations based on
* Must be able to work flexible hours which may include days,
evenings, nights, weekends, holidays, on-call, and some overtime,
if necessary, for unexpected staffing issues
* Employment is subject to a criminal background check and
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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date is reached.
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Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national
origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, gender identity
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