LVN (Obstetrics and Gynecology)

Job description

UNT System Overview:

Welcome to the University of North Texas System, or UNT World as we like to call ourselves. UNT World includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education. We are growing with the DFW region, enrolling a record 47,000+ students across our system and awarding nearly 12,000 degrees each year.

Posting Title:

LVN (Obstetrics and Gynecology)

Department:

HSC-HSC Health Administration-335001

Job Location:

Fort Worth

Salary Information:

Salary Commensurate with Experience

Department Summary:

HSC Health is the academic clinical practice plan for the Health Science Center. Focused on primary care and improving health outcomes to all to build a healthier community, HSC Health has 13 unique clinics on the HSC campus as well as an off-site obstetrics and genecology location in medical district of Fort Worth. In each clinic, an interprofessional team works collaboratively to achieve an optimized treatment plan tailored to the individual patient. Physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, physical therapists, pharmacists, social workers, psychologists, specialized technicians, and nurses work together as well as intentionally integrate health care students, residents, and fellows into patient care and commit to train providers of the future within the clinical practice.

Position Overview:

The HSC Health Obstetrics and Gynecology Department at the University of North Texas Health Science Center is seeking to hire a LVN to join our team. The LVN will be responsible for ensuring all patient care duties are completed in a safe, timely and efficient manner in accordance with standards of care, JCAHO, and University policies.

This position is located in Fort Worth at the UNT Health Science Center.

Minimum Qualifications:

Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and two (2) years of related experience. A valid Texas LVN License and a current CPR (BLS) certificate are required.

Work Schedule:

M-F, 8-5pm

Driving University Vehicle:

No

Security Sensitive:

This is a security sensitive position.

EEO Statement:

The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

Classification Title:

LVN

Physical Requirements:

Carrying, Cleaning, Climbing, Crawling, Kneeling, Lifting up to 10 pounds, Pulling , Pushing, Reaching, Sitting, Squatting, Stooping, Bending, Standing, Twisting, Walking, Writing, Grasp, Talk or Hear, Ability to communicate

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Triage phone calls and obtain medication related questions to answer in coordination with the providers.

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Observe patients, charting and reporting changes in patients’ conditions, such as adverse reactions to medication or treatment, and taking any necessary action

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Answer patients’ calls and determine how to assist them

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Measure and record patients’ vital signs, such as height, weight, temperature, blood pressure, pulse and respiration.

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Provide basic patient care or treatments ad directed by providers

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Work as part of a healthcare team to assess patient needs, plan and modify care, and implement interventions.

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Provide guidance and training to medical assistants.

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Evaluate nursing intervention outcomes, conferring with other healthcare team members as necessary.

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Assemble and use medical equipment.

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Other job duties as assigned.

Posting Number:

S1783P

Quicklink for Posting:

https://jobs.untsystem.edu/postings/44427

 

 

 

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Job No:
Posted: 4/30/2021
Application Due: 7/29/2021
Work Type: Full Time
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