RN OR LVN Private Duty Nurse – Part Time/PRN

  • Fort Worth, TX
  • Part-time

Company Description

VIVA Pediatrics is a home health services company with a specialty in Private Duty Nursing and Skilled Nursing Visits as well as Occupational, Speech and Physical Therapy for infants and children. We are committed to providing each patient with an exceptional level of care and attention. Our agency is proud to be nurse owned and operated, thus providing high-quality comprehensive care to medically fragile children. VIVA's core mission is to staff compassionate and understanding caregivers that take pride in paying close attention to each patient's needs.

Job Description

VIVA Pediatrics is seeking RNs and LVNs in the following cities:

Fort Worth
Joshua
North Richland Hills
Grand Prairie
Crowley
Burleson
West Fort Worth


Responsible for providing and documenting skilled nursing care, under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, in accordance with developed care plan and physician’s orders for each individual client and coordinates care among all members of the interdisciplinary healthcare team.

Essential functions include:

Assessing home health patients to identify the physical, psycho-social, and environmental needs as evidenced by documentation, clinical record, case conference, team report, and evaluations.

Implement/develop/document the plan of care to ensure quality and continuity of care.

Provide care utilizing infection control measures that protect both the staff and the patient.(OSHA) Nursing care reflects compliance with State, Federal & Local regulations

Comply with all VIVA Pediatrics policies and procedures and promotes the Agency philosophy

Provides effective communication to patient/family, team members, and other health care professionals as evidenced by clinical notes, case conferences, communication notes, and evaluations.

Notify supervising nurse of changes in the client’s condition immediately.

Provide health education to client and/or caregiver.

Documents interim changes of plan of care in timely fashion.


Benefits:

Competitive Weekly Pay

Direct Deposit

Full-time Healthcare Benefits (Medical, Dental and Vision)

Flexible Schedule (Full-time, Part-time, PRN)

Free in-house training


Qualifications

Gtube/Gbutton, Trach and Vent experience highly desired but not required.

•Minimal Education: Graduate of an accredited school of vocational nursing.

•Licensure: Current Texas state licensure as a Registered or Vocational Nurse.

•CPR Certification: American Heart Association or Red Cross (online NOT accepted).

•Experience: 1 year experience as a RN or LVN in a clinical care setting, home health preferred but not required.

•Transportation: Reliable transportation, valid and current auto liability insurance.

•Must be able to lift 50 pounds.


Additional Information

To review other opportunities in your area, please visit our website at www.vivapeds.com, or contact your local office by phone.


VIVA Pediatrics is conveniently located in the following areas:


8150 N Central Expressway, Suite  M2150

Dallas, TX 75206

Tel: 972-861-1000 | Fax: 972-861-1111

 

3400 Waterview Parkway Suite 115

Richardson, TX 75080

Tel: 469-341-7772 | Fax: 972-378-2111

 

6100 Western Place, Suite 320

Fort Worth, TX 76107

Tel: 817-564-0107 | Fax: 817-546-8097

 

3721 Executive Center Drive, Suite 205

Austin, TX 78731

Tel: 512-518-2310 | Fax: 512-518-2311