UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 12/09/21 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.
Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 12/21/21. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.
UC San Diego Health is a Magnet designated organization, which is a prestigious recognition that applies to only 10% of all U.S. hospitals. Magnet is the "gold standard" for nursing excellence and is based on strengths in five key areas, which include transformational leadership, structural empowerment, exemplary professional practice, new knowledge, innovation and improvements and empirical outcomes. UC San Diego Health has held its Magnet status since 2011.
Under the direct supervision of a registered nurse in La Jolla Internal Medicine, the LVN performs a wide variety of patient care activities in support of clinic activity. This includes prioritizing and assisting in patient triage processing, preparation and assistance with patient examinations, administering medications, drawing blood, collecting and preparing laboratory tests, and patient education. Position requires initiative, able to prioritize critical demands and the ability to work in a team environment.
Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) issued by the state of California.
BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART within six (6) months of hire date.
Minimum two (2) years of LVN experience.
Thorough knowledge of universal precautions and proper use of body mechanics.
Proven ability to take initiative, prioritize critical demands and work in a team environment.
- Two (2) years of experience in a clinical setting.
- EPIC or EMR experience.
- Primary Care adult experience.
- Internal Medicine experience.
- Back office experience.
- Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
- Willing to work overtime as required.
- Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.