Licensed Vocational Nurse- Spine & Pain Management
Location: Main Campus
Department: Spine Center
Job Type: Full-Time
Kelsey-Seybold Clinic. Your Doctors for Life.
Since 1949, Kelsey-Seybold Clinic has served its patients with one goal in mind – combine the expertise of physicians in a variety of medical specialties, with the close personal care of a family doctor. Kelsey-Seybold is Houston’s largest community-based physician group, caring for more than 400,000 patients. With 19 clinic locations, we are growing to meet the health care needs of our diverse patient population. Our mission is to provide our team members with exceptional opportunities for professional and personal growth.
The LVN Spine & Pain provides direct nursing care to an assigned group of patients, under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, Licensed Vocational Nurse Supervisor, or Licensed Vocational Nurse Coordinator, by applying clinical nursing knowledge and skills, and for ensuring the safety and comfort of patients and families according to legal, organizational and professional standards. The Spine & Pain works with assigned physicians is a spine and pain care setting at a Kelsey-Seybold location as needed. The LVN Spine & Pain reports directly to their assigned physician for clinical activities and to the Nursing Supervisor for administrative activities.
EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
(A = basics; B = preferred)
Graduate from an approved vocational nursing program.
2 years of experience providing spine, bone or pain management support
Experience with the use and management of opioids and narcotics.
Current and valid Texas LVN license
Basic knowledge of pain management protocols and physician office documentation standards
Strong Typing skills and working knowledge of computer systems, particularly with a windows-based environment.
Epic EMR or EMR