Dignity Health LVN/LPT in SAN BERNARDINO, California

Overview

Founded in 1910, Dignity Health - Community Hospital of San Bernardino is a 347-bed, acute care, nonprofit, community hospital located in San Bernardino, California. Known for its programs in maternity care and pediatrics, behavioral health and long-term subacute care for adults and children, the hospital also includes inpatient and outpatient surgery. The hospital shares a legacy of humankindness with Dignity Health, one of the nation’s five largest health care systems. Visitfor more information.

Responsibilities

The Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) performs nursing care to patients under the direction of the Registered Nurse and/or there direct management member. The LVN performs a variety of direct and indirect patient care duties. Assist with patient and family teaching, working cooperatively with all health care providers. The LVN utilizes observation and assists medical staff to ensure optimal care within established policies, procedures, and standards of Community Hospital of San Bernardino (CHSB). This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of Community Hospital of San Bernardino. It is expected that the employee will demonstrate behavior consistent with the Core Values. The employee shall support Community Hospital of San Bernardino strategic plan and the goals and direction of the quality improvement, process, and activities.

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: One (1) year experience as a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) in a hospital setting is required. One (1) year experience performing acute and/or sub-acute care preferred.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: Must have graduated from an accredited School of Vocational Nursing program as a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) Licensed through the Boards of Vocational Nursing and Psyciatric Technicians required.

LICENSURES, CERTIFICATIONS, AND PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP REQUIREMENTS: Valid California IV Certification through the Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians (BVNPT), or to be obtained within 90 days of employment and will be contingent on continued employment, Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certification through the American Heart Association (AHA), Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) License, Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification, and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification required.

Qualifications

One (1) year experience as a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) or Licensed Psychiatric Technician (LPT) working with psychiatric patients either in an inpatient or residential setting required. REQUIRED: Licensed Vocational Nurse License (LVN) or Licensed Psychiatric Technician (LPT), Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for healthcare providers. Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI) certification within 30 days of hire.

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Job ID 2017-36665

Employment Type Full Time

Department Psych Acute Adult

Hours / Pay Period 80

Facility Community Hospital of San Bernardino

Shift Night

Location SAN BERNARDINO

State/Province CA

Standard Hours 11pm - 7am