Bilingual LPN

Child Crisis Arizona

Expired
Job Category
Healthcare
Overview
Sub Category : Licensed Practical Nurse & Licensed Vocational Nur
Description
  • This position offers a $3,000 sign-on bonus!

Child Crisis Arizona believes that EVERY SINGLE CHILD MATTERS. Our mission is to provide children and youth a safe environment free from abuse and neglect by creating strong and successful families. If you truly want to make a difference, look into one of our rewarding careers!

As a Licensed Practical Nurse you will primarily be responsible for providing health assessments to the youth in our care.

The schedule for this position is Tuesday - Saturday 1PM - 9PM

Essential Functions:

  • Interviews patients about current problems, medications, and allergies and reviews medical record for pertinent information
  • Participates in patient treatment regimen, including administering medications under the supervision of a Physician and Registered Nurse
  • Establishes and documents treatment regimen under supervision of RN or MD and implements treatment
  • Performs routine immunizations, nebulizer treatments, and visual acuity testing, and administers and reads TB tests
  • Assists in phlebotomy: identifies patient, checks requisition form for requested tests, and prepares equipment, patient and puncture site
  • Assists in IV set-up: verifying solution to be administered, evaluating infusion site, checking IV function and patient comfort, and discontinuing IV at appropriate time, as ordered by MD
  • Maintains adequate inventory of examination room supplies and prepares exam rooms at the beginning and end of day and between each patient contact.
  • Performs variety of office responsibilities, including answering phones and taking messages
  • Performs triage within scope of Licensed Practical Nursing Practice in an accurate and timely manner
  • Facilitates and assists in the coordination of patient referrals
  • Participates in the orientation and training of new personnel
  • Models Center's expectation for sensitivity and competency relating to diversity and cultural awareness

Experience/ Education:

  • LPN License required
  • First Aid and CPR certification required
  • 1 year of related experience. Pediatric experience preferred
  • 1 year of phlebotomy experience
  • Bilingual (Spanish/English) capabilities required


  • Actual pay rates are dependent on education and experience
Job Location
Mesa, Arizona, United States
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