LPN/LVN at Ascension

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Location: Lockhart, Texas





Job Description:
We Are Hiring:

Ascension Seton Lockhart Family Healthcare Center

Located 32 miles southeast of Austin, Ascension Seton Lockhart Family Healthcare Center is overseen by a family medicine doctor and provides routine medical care with a team of several physician assistants and nurse practitioners. We serve people of all ages in Caldwell County. We listen to understand your health concerns. The health of you and your family is our priority. We are part of Ascension Texas, which means we are able to work with nearby Ascension care teams if we learn that your illness or injury needs non-routine care and attention.

Compassionate care when and where you need it

Our Ascension doctors and care team are dedicated to caring for the whole person - body, mind and spirt. We begin each appointment with listening. By understanding you and your health and by working together, we help make sure you're getting the care you need and the best care possible.

In developing a care plan for you, our health center care team may work in conjunction with Ascension Seton Lockhart Specialty Clinic , located close by at 209 Church Street. That clinic provides primary care services, diagnostic testing and independent visiting physician specialists.

We also work with Ascension Seton Edgar B. Davis , a general acute care facility located in Luling, just 15 minutes from Lockhart.

Children's Care-a-Van

The Children's Care-a-Van is a specially-equipped recreational vehicle featuring exam rooms and an immunization area. With weekly visits to area schools and day care centers, the Care-a-Van is a service of Ascension Seton Edgar B. Davis in cooperation with Dell Children's Medical Center of Central Texas.

LPN/LVN - Lockhart and Lulling PRN

Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm

Full-Time

Location: Float between all clinics in Lockhart and Lulling

Specialty: Family Medicine

Patient Population: Pediatric and Adults, Long-Term care

What You Will Do:

As an LPN/LVN with Ascension Seton Lockhart Family Healthcare Center you will: Provide care to patients under the direction of a registered nurse or physician, functioning within scope of license. This is a PRN role and offers the opportunity to float between all Lockhart clinic and Lulling. The Long-term Care facility will be mostly behind the desk, handling prescriptions and labs. This is a great opportunity to meet and learn from all the clinics in the area. You will only float to clinics inside Lockhart and Lulling.

  • Contribute to the assessment of patients and assure the well-being of patients.
  • Administer medications and observe patients for adverse reactions to medications or treatments.
  • Perform laboratory tests and therapeutic services.
  • Educate patients/families about disease treatment plan including self care post discharge, holistic health needs, available resources and follow up care
What You Will Need: Licensure / Certification / Registration:

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date required.
  • Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse credentialed from the Texas Board of Nursing required.
Education:

  • High school diploma or GED required.
Experience:

  • 1 year of LVN and LPN preferred, but not required
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish preferred
Why Join Our Team: Ascension Seton, based in Austin, Texas, has provided thousands of associates and caregivers a rewarding career in healthcare since 1902. We strive to expand access to high-quality, low-cost, person-centered care and services for all. We operate more than 100 clinical locations in central Texas, including two teaching hospitals, Dell Medical School at The University of Texas and Dell Children's Medical Center, where candidates can find both career and clinical education opportunities. If you are looking for a rewarding career in healthcare, explore a career with us today.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all. In FY2020, Ascension provided $2.4 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes more than 160,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers across a national network of ministries. We offer rewarding careers across more than 2,600 sites of care - including 146 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities - in 19 states and the District of Columbia.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer: Ascension Seton is an equal opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all associates and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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