Correctional LVN H93013

Texas Tech University Dalhart, TX

About the Job

Correctional LVN H93013 **Requisition ID** 10318BR **Work Location** Dalhart **Org Level 1** Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr **Campus** HSC - Correctional Managed Health Care **Department** Dalhart Unit **Position Description** Employees in this classification are responsible for performing a wide variety of patient care activities in an assigned correctional facility. They function within their legal scope of practice and in accordance with the policies and procedures of the organization and practice setting. Work is performed under the direction of a registered nurse as part of a total correctional managed health care team in providing safe and competent care to patients. **Major/Essential Functions** Reports data, identifies and reports alterations in patient responses to assist in the identification of problems and formulation of goals/ outcomes. Prepares and operates necessary equipment and instruments for examinations, treatments and procedures. Maintains working knowledge of current issues and treatment modalities. Administer or assist with the administration and documentation of medications. Assists with or performs exams and procedures and documents intervention in EMR. **Occasional Duties** Other duties as assigned by Supervisor. **Required Qualifications** **License/Certification:** * Current Vocational Nurse License in the State of Texas or ability to transfer license to Texas. * Current CPR certification **Education:** * Graduated from an approved accredited nursing program **Experience:** * None **Preferred Qualifications** Basic computer skills. Electronic Medical Records (EMR). **EEO Statement** As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran. **Job Type** Full Time **Pay Basis** Hourly **Minimum Hire Rate** 16.89 **Pay Statement** Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage. **Travel Required** None **Shift** Day **Schedule Details** 5:45 am to 6:00 pm **Grant Funded?** No **Job Group** Technical/Paraprofessional **Removal Date** 04/10/2018