Job Details

Sr Licensed Vocational Nurse - SON Combest Center Lbk

Company name
Texas Tech University, Health Sciences Center

Lubbock, TX, United States

Employment Type

Healthcare, Nursing

Date Last Verified
Mar 10,2019

Posted on
Mar 08,2019

Valid Through
Jun 21,2019


Extended Job TitleSr Licensed Vocational Nurse - SON Combest Center LbkOrg Level 1Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr Org Level 7351901 - SON Combest Center Lbk Position DescriptionEmployees in this classification are experienced LVN's responsible for performing a wide variety of patient care activities in an assigned specialty or subspecialty outpatient clinic. Work is performed under the direction of a staff nurse and/or physician as part of a total health care team in providing complete evaluations to patients. Works under the direct supervision of staff nurse or physician. No delegated supervisory authority; may instruct co-workers and supervise them in the performance of special procedures. Work is performed under usual clinic conditions, necessitating a high degree of contact with patients, families and clinic personnel.Requisition ID16239BRTravel RequiredNoneMajor/Essential FunctionsThe primary objective of this position is to provide medical services and support to the TTUHSC School of Nursing Combest Central Clinic. Function within the nurse’s legal scope of practice and in accordance with the policies and procedures of the organization and practice setting.Demonstrate knowledge of the Texas Nursing Practice Act and the Texas Board of Nursing Rules that emphasize safety, as well as all federal, state, and local government and accreditation organization safety requirements and standards.Assume responsibility and accountability for the quality of nursing care provided to patients and their families.Obtain instruction, supervision, or training as needed when implementing nursing procedures.Accept and make assignments and delegate tasks that take into consideration patient safety and organizational policy.Communicate patient data using Electronic Health Records to support decision making to improve patient care.Provides Case Management Services, Refer to patients and their families to resources that facilitate continuity of care, health promotion, and maintenance and restoration.Grant Funded?Yes Minimum Hire Rate16.89Pay BasisHourly Work LocationLubbockPreferred QualificationsCPR \\\\ BLS Certified.Customer service oriented.Experience in providing services to patients with a diverse patient population through the life span (adult & children).Excellent oral and written communication skills.Experience with electronic health records (EHR) documentation.Experience in providing services to patients with mental illness.Ability to communicate effectively in English and Spanish.CampusHSC - Lubbock DepartmentSON Combest Center Lbk Required AttachmentsProfessional License or Certification, Professional/Personal References, Recommendation/Referral, Resume / CVJob TypeFull Time Pay StatementCompensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.Job GroupTechnical/Paraprofessional Occasional DutiesMay assist in other patient areas as assigned by supervisor.May assist in generating data for reporting purposes.ShiftDayEEO StatementAs an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.Required QualificationsEducation: Completion of a Board of Nursing accredited program of vocational nursing. License/Certification: Current Vocational Nursing license in the state of Texas or the attainment of a temporary permit from the Board of Nursing to practice vocational nursing pending full licensure in the state of Texas. Experience: At least two years of LVN experience in a hospital, clinic or community-based environment.Does this position work in a research laboratory?No ,employmentType:Full Time,industry:Education,jobLocation:{@type:Place,address:{@type:PostalAddress,streetAddress:3601 4th Street,addressLocality:Lubbock,addressRegion:TX,postalCode:79430},geo:{@type:GeoCoordinates,latitude:33.5898724000,longitude:-101.8929881000}},hiringOrganization:{@type:Organization,name:Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center,url:,logo:},salaryCurrency:USD,baseSalary:{@type:MonetaryAmount,currency:USD,value:{@type:QuantitativeValue,unitText:YEAR,minValue:0,maxValue:0.00}},skills:,title:Sr Licensed Vocational Nurse - SON Combest Center Lbk}

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