nursing | LVN Team Assistant (FT Position Available!) in Houston, TX

LVN Team Assistant (FT Position Available!)

  • Houston Hospice
  • $45,980.00 - 60,310.00 / Year *
  • 1155 Holcombe Blvd
  • Houston, TX 77030
  • Full-Time




LVN Team Assistant (FT Position Available!)


Duties / Responsibilities:

  • Regularly attends and participates in patient care meetings
  • Assists Patient Care Manager with phone triage, scheduling and referrals
  • Responds to calls from patients / families and others, documents and reports needs/concerns, assists in problem solving, routes calls / concerns to appropriate nurse
  • Participate in orientation of staff and continued education of medical students, nursing students, and other health care professionals including community as appropriate
  • Functions within electronic medical record system to include charting, running orders, entering orders, entering patient related data
  • Prepares for IDT on an ongoing basis
  • Responsible for efficient and accurate execution of matters relating to clinical care and team support
  • Facilitates smooth communication with clients and team members


LVN Team Assistant (FT Position Available!)

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited L.V.N. school or through reciprocity
  • Currently licensed as an L.V.N. in the State of Texas
  • Minimum two years experience as an L.V.N. preferred
  • Certified Hospice / Palliative nurse or working toward qualification
  • Good PC and Communications skills, both oral and written
  • Knowledge / proficiency in applicable Federal/State laws governing hospice license preferred
  • Must have reliable vehicle, valid Texas drivers license and liability insurance


** Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits Offered


Associated topics: lead, license, licensed vocational nurse, lvn, med, nurse ii, nurse lpn, nurses, practical nurse, vocational


* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.