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Licensed Vocational Nurse - Emergency Room
Licensed Vocational Nurse

Location: Texas
Dimmit Regional Hospital is located in South Texas in the city of Carrizo Springs, County of Dimmit. DRH is a 24 bed licensed critical access hospital.

Position Summary:

Provides direct and indirect patient care in the emergency department setting that meets the psychosocial, physical and general aspects of care for all age groups under the direction of a Registered Nurse or Physician. Responds quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment. Performs general nursing duties in all departments with supervision by a Registered Nurse or Physician.
Supervised by Emergency Department Supervisor.

Position Requirements:

•High school diploma or GED required.
•Current Texas Licensed Vocational Nurse license required.
•Current BLS for healthcare professionals required at time of hire.
•ACLS & PALS certification required within 18 months of hire.
•2 years LVN experienced in a hospital setting preferred.
•Successful completion of in-house IV Therapy course required within 18 months of hire.
•Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) and STABLE certification preferred.
•Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing. Additional languages preferred.
•Basic computer knowledge.

Functional Position Requirements:

Job requirements include, but are not limited to: sitting, standing, walking, kneeling, bending, squatting and reaching. Requires good finger dexterity, repetitive motions with hands and fingers. Requires ability to have good vision and hearing. Pushing and pulling equipment may be necessary.

Reasonable Accommodations:

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position without compromising the job duties.

Benefits for Full Time Employees Include:
Excellent Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
Employer Paid Life Insurance
Paid Time Off and Extended Sick Leave
Retirement Plans (pre-and post-tax), including 5% employer contribution
Other insurance products offered, include Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Voluntary Life, Accident Plan, Critical Care and Indemnity Plan
Online Wellness Program with Health Insurance Premium discounts for eligible participants

Location: Carrizo Springs, Texas

Additional Information
Position Type : Full Time
Shift : Night

Contact Information
Terrie Dube - Human Resources Director
704 Hospital Drive
Carrizo Springs, Tx 78834
Email: tdube@dimmitregional.com
Phone: 830-876-2424, ext. 440
Fax: 830-876-2420

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