At MemorialCare Health System, we believe in providing extraordinary healthcare to our communities and an exceptional working environment for our employees. Memorial Care stands for excellence in Healthcare. Across our family of medical centers, we support each one of our bright, talented employees in reaching the highest levels of professional development, contribution, collaboration and accountability. Whatever your role and whatever expertise you bring, we are dedicated to helping you achieve your full potential in an environment of respect, innovation and teamwork.
To provide safe, cost-effective patient care through the health experience, according to established standards utilizing the nursing process, within the scope of practice of the Licensed Vocational Nurse.
Job Specific Competencies
Performs age specific competencies in an out-patient clinical setting
Participates in departmental performance improvement program to maintain quality care standards
Maintains competency through participating in department/hospital training programs.
Prepares patients for medical examination or treatment while accurately gathering clinical data and accurately documenting in the medical record.
Assists with procedures and performs tests as directed by MCWHLB faculty and resident physicians while maintaining patient confidentiality.
Assists MCWHLB faculty with teaching resident physicians and medical students.
Provides patient and family education as appropriate for procedures, medications, and tests.
Administers medication and intravenous fluids as directed by MCWHLB faculty and resident physicians following MCWHLB policy and procedures.
Prepares test results with chart for physician review daily.
Completes daily QA for laboratory testing.
Completes department specific jobs assigned to each individual nurse.