RN / LVN Pediatric Home Health Nurse - Days
- Joshua, TX
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.
VIVA Pediatrics is seeking RNs and LVNs for patient requiring gtube, vent, and trach care:
Thursday and Friday: 6:30 am - 6:30 pm
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.
Competitive Weekly Pay
Full-time Healthcare Benefits (Medical, Dental and Vision)
Flexible Schedule (Full-time, Part-time, PRN)
Free in-house training
•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.
To review other opportunities in your area, please visit our website at www.vivapeds.com, or contact the Richardson office by phone at 469-341-7772.
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