Licensed Vocational Nurse

Houston, TX 77036

Posted: 01/12/2023 Job Number: OG717867623 Pay Rate: 30.00

Job Description

Licensed Vocational Nurse 
Zip Code: Houston, TX 77036 | LocationSouthwest Houston
Employment TypeTemporary | Workplace Type: On-site
Healthcare Specialty: Public Health | Salary: $30 an hour 
Client Company: Harris County’s Public Health Department
 
Team1Medical is working with Harris County Public Health to fill their current opening for a Licensed Vocational Nurse for the Refugee Health Screening clinicThey are looking for a Licensed Vocational Nurse to join their team immediately to assist with health assessments and impact the community. Examine patients of all ages to evaluate their medical condition and offer potential treatments or resources to lead toward improvement.
 
Licensed Vocational Nurse’s Responsibilities
  • Perform interviews with clients and records their medical/psychosocial information in the EMR system
  • Conduct quality assurance checks on lab specimens and prepare specimens for transport
  • Administer/read tuberculosis skin tests 
  • Draw blood samples, perform vision/hearing screening, weights/heights, and takes vital signs
  • Track and monitor abnormal lab results and reschedules lapsed appointments
  • Dispense prescribed medication according to Pharmacy D regulations and HCPH procedures and protocols
  • Maintain knowledge of CDC-recommended vaccines and administer age-appropriate immunizations as required
  • Provide information to the community on the resettlement of refugees when requested
 
Licensed Vocational Nurse’s Qualifications
  • A minimum of 2 years of experience as a Licensed Vocational Nurse working in a clinic or physician's office
  • Prefers Bilingual in one of the following languages Spanish, Arabic, Dari, Pashto, and Swahili
  • The work schedule is Mondays through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm 
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screening and criminal background check
 
Company Culture & Perks
  • Opportunity to improve your community's public health
  • Easy access on and off Southwest Freeway with access to multiple shopping areas and restaurants
  • During your employment with Team1Medical Staffing, you can enroll in our benefits program, including medical (3 plans to choose from), dental, disability, critical illness, life, vision, accident, and behavioral health insurance. Additional benefits include 401K, direct deposit, and our referral bonus program!  
 
Salary: $30 an hour 
 
If you are interested in improving public health in your community, Apply Now!

Why Team1Medical?
Team1Medical is one of the most trusted medical staffing agencies in Houston, TX. Our team believes in the importance of learning who you are as a person and a professional. We offer Direct Hire, Temp-to-hire, and PRN positions to allow you to choose the opportunities that best fit your needs. Whether you are an experienced professional or just launching your career, Team1Medical will invest in your success. View more open positions at www.team1medical.com.
 
Team1Medical is an affiliate of The Reserves Network, a family-owned and veteran-founded company. Since 1987, we have been a trusted partner to employers and job seekers within the healthcare community. As an equal-opportunity employer, we value our employees and foster an environment of respect, integrity, and trust in every aspect of employment. However, you identify, and whatever your background, we encourage you to apply today.
 

Meet Your Recruiter

Olivia Gonzalez, CHP
Staffing Consultant

Olivia received her bachelor’s in human resources from the University of Houston. She joined Team1Medical in 2021 as a Staffing Consultant working to enrich Houston’s healthcare by matching healthcare organizations and top-notch candidates to offer the best patient care. In November 2022, Olivia earned her Certified Health Care Staffing Professional® (CHP) certification. Trustworthy, compassionate and a detailed-oriented communicator, Olivia wants to help people find a job they love. She believes that people are the most important asset to any organization and her goal is to help our candidates and clients in enriching their careers and internal resources.

In her free time, Olivia is an enthusiast of music, movies and relaxing with family and friends.

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