Licensed Vocational Nurse

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Hays County Government Published: September 12, 2017
Job Type
Category
Academic Program
None
Required Education or Certification
Licensed Vocational Nurse
Salary or Pay Rate
3,124.99 Monthly
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Benefits
Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Vacation Time
Work in Texas Employer Number (if available)
www.co.hays.tx.us
Name of individual creating job posting
Kim Jeter
Phone
5123932223
Address
712 South Stagecoach Trail
State
Texas
Closing Date for Applications mm/dd/yyyy
Until Filled
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Description

Under administrative supervision, the LVN oversees the daily operations of the medical section of the Juvenile Center by assuring that all juveniles receive adequate medical care in a timely and efficient manner. The work involves treating a variety of problems, questions, or situations in conformance with established procedure, investigation, testing and researching. The LVN also serves as a liaison with contract doctors to assure orders are carried out to the fullest extent. The LVN meets with juveniles at the nurse’s station to determine their general needs. This position affects the physical well-being of juveniles and staff.

Required Experience

Education and/or Experience
Requires education and training necessary for certification/licensure as a Licensed Vocational Nurse.
Three to five years of experience in institutional health care, public health or related field.

Other Qualifications, Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
Class C driver’s license.
Ability to obtain certifications in CPR, Texas Health Steps, HIV Counseling, Vision Screening, Scoliosis Screening, and Hearing Screening as necessary.
Ability to maintain continuing education requirements as an LVN for the State of Texas.
Must successfully complete all security clearance requirements to include:
Criminal Background Investigation (TCIC/NCIC)
Sex Offender Registration Database Check
Driver’s License Check
Pre-employment Drug Screen

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