The LVN provides nursing services to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities who are enrolled in MHMR's General Revenue, HCS and TxHmL programs. The LVN is responsible for the performance of health care procedures and monitoring consumer's health conditions. Duties include completing nursing evaluations, assessments, coordinating medical services and completing individual medical reports. Additional duties include: administering and monitoring medications, instructing consumers and significant others in proper medical techniques, making referrals for appropriate medical services and monitoring and disseminating results of medical services provided by other professionals. Occasional duties will include "non-medical tasks". The LVN will participate in Person Directed Planning for individuals served. The LVN provides all services in accordance with the Texas Administrative Code for Mental Retardation Services and Waiver Programs.
Graduation for a Licensed Vocational Nurse program accredited by the Texas State Board of Nurse Examiners. Licensed to practice as an LVN in the State of Texas. Must have a valid Texas driver's license and must be insurable on the Center's insurance.
Experience working with people with intellectual and developmental disabilities preferred.
Working knowledge of nursing procedures and techniques as applied to specific functions. Ability to apply professional nursing skills, techniques and methods. Ability to communicate effectively; to plan and execute work; to exercise good judgement; and to establish good relationships with consumers and other health care providers. Possess good organizational skills. Computer and/or typing skills required.
Center's application for employment must be completed. Resumes may be attached but will not be considered without the Center's completed application for employment
8-5 Monday - Friday plus on-call and some varied hours
Center pays 100% of employee's health, dental and life insurance. Center contributions to retirement plan. Paid vacation, holidays, sick and employee choice days.
1501 W. Beauregard San Angelo, Texas, 76901 UNITED STATES