Medical Edge Recruitment has an immediate opening for a LVN (License Vocational Nurse).
Location: Lubbock, Texas
Facility type: Mental health facility
Pay rate: $32/hour
Start Date: ASAP
Contract Length: 26+ weeks
Provides complex vocational nursing work. Work involves providing for the care, treatment, and general welfare of patients. May supervise the work of others. Works under general supervision, with moderate latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment. Works under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse, and performs Nursing duties within the assigned areas and assigned shift. Performs basic and complex nursing tasks to fulfill the health needs of the most medically fragile individuals, including the collection of lab work and other health screenings. Keeps informed of and follows all agency, facility and unit policies and procedures. Assists the RN Supervisor with on-the-job Nursing instruction and training of other new LVN's. Assists the Infection Control nurse by implementing measures that prevent the spread of disease, assists the QA Nurse in developing and implementing quality assurance programs, and assists in the implementation of therapeutic nursing programs.
- Licensed to practice as a LVN in the state of Texas (or a state that recognizes reciprocity through the Nurse Licensure Compact).
- One (1) year nursing experience preferred.
- Demonstrated computer & electronic health record skills preferred.
Our providers are the heart and soul of Medical Edge Recruitment, and we are pleased to offer the following benefit package:
Comprehensive health plan inclusive of medical, dental, vision and other ancillary benefits
Weekly Direct Deposit
Travel & Housing Stipends
Extensive Housing Network and Corporate discounts
Rewards & Recognition program
Dedicated Licensing & Compliance team
24/7 Team Support
About Medical Edge Recruitment
Whether you’re a new Travel Nurse or a seasoned pro, Medical Edge is the best agency to partner with you on your next assignment. Our dedicated recruitment team will work with you to find the highest paying assignments in your desired location and help you with the journey along the way.
In travel nursing, bigger does not always mean better. While we have an extensive network of job opportunities, our experienced team dedicated to making a personalized provider experience is our priority. There are a lot of moving parts in getting set up for a new assignment, but we take care of all the details along the way. We make the process as simple as possible so you can say yes to your next travel nurse adventure. Adventure awaits, let Medical Edge Recruitment show you where to go next!
Medical Edge Recruitment is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.