License Vocational Nurse - Home Health
Location: Long Beach
Posted on: June 20, 2022
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Under the direction of the Provider and Clinic Manager, the Center
Nurse is responsible for providing clinical coverage to
participants attending the day center in accordance with their
scope of practice, collaborating with the Clinic Team to facilitate
the efficiency of care provided to participants. The Center Nurse
also supports the clinic staff on an as needed by managing ongoing
care, complex clinical situations, assisting with procedures, and
providing clinical support to the rest of the clinic team to ensure
efficient operations of the clinic. The Center Nurse collaborates
effectively with colleagues and stakeholders to promote the
WelbeHealth values, team culture and mission.
What you'll do:
Provide routine and urgent nursing care, along with keeping up with
required documentation ,as well as education and training to
participants in the Day Center, in accordance with their scope of
practice, and as directed by the WelbeHealth provider.
Route participants to their previously scheduled follow-up
appointments or any urgent same-day visit by a provider.
Remain observant to perceived changes in participants' physical or
mental health and serve as the primary point of contact for
clinical questions, concerns, or needs as they arise from
participants and families in the Day Center and obtain pertinent
input or updates from other sources and appropriately escalate
questions and concerns to the Clinic Supervisor and/or
Correctly administer medications to participants in the Day Center,
and when necessary performing tests and treatments as ordered by
Maintaining a healthy and safe Day Center environment.
Document in Electronic Health Records their assessments and
findings in regard to Day Center participants, communicate and
coordinate the care with other members of the team when
Document and administer medications to participants in the Day
Center and pre-fill participant medication minders/pill boxes.
Log communicable disease cases, report case information to Clinic
Supervisor and Medical Director, perform contact tracing as
directed by Medical Director, and ensure proper documentation in
all systems internally and externally.
Provide backup coverage to other nursing functions.
Serve as a point of contact for incoming clinic calls and transfer
to appropriate care team member as needed.
Destroy expired medications in accordance with policy and update
Medication Destruction log.
Maintain and attend to assigned clinical inboxes and manage and
respond to team member communications and requests.
Participate in standing Clinic meetings or other attended meetings
and complete action items as assigned.
Follow up on participant Care Plans tasks and interventions related
to participant clinical interventions in the day center as
- Commitment to unlocking the full potential of our most
- High School Diploma or Equivalency.
- Graduate of an Accredited School of Nursing.
- Unencumbered LVN License.
- Certifications/Licenses Required: Valid State Driver's License
with a clean DMV record.
- Minimum of one year of nursing experience in a clinical setting
with a frail or elderly population.
- Nursing knowledge and skills necessary to treat frail, elderly
participants and manage complex clinical situations.
- Excellent clinical, organizational and communication skills in
settings with seniors, their families, and interdisciplinary team
- Highly organized to accurately perform numerous tasks for
- Excellent organizational and communication skills.
- Bilingual English/Spanish preferred.
- Highly motivated, self-directed and able to execute tasks in a
quickly changing environment and make sound decisions in emergency
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