Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) – Houston

NurseDash is seeking reliable LVNs in the Houston area.

NurseDash puts the power in your hand to browse for available shifts and only apply for shifts that work for your schedule. There is no minimum number of shifts required. Once you are approved and on-boarded, you simply pick up the shifts that work for you. We are seeking great nurses interested in picking up part-time, flexible shifts. To learn more about how clinicians are picking up Per Diem shifts with NurseDash, visit https://nursedash.com/clinician.

Why NurseDash

  • Get access to exclusive shifts that you can only find on NurseDash
  • Multiple facilities
  • Flexible Scheduling
  • Easy pay – weekly direct deposit
  • Earn bonuses and rewards

How It Works

  • Browse and apply for shifts
  • Once you’re selected, simply confirm your availability
  • Complete your shift by check in/out
  • Track your work history

Rates

Shift rates vary between $22.00 to $25.00 per hour.

Nursing Assistant Responsibilities and Duties

  • Administration of medications
  • Documentation of medication administration
  • Providing resident care in accordance with federal, state and local standards
  • Facilitate Care Plans as dictated by residents’ medical professionals
  • At times manage the activities of individual caregivers
  • Promote the highest degree of quality care and services to our residents in accordance to the community policies
  • Respect and encourage the independence and dignity of the residents
  • Respects residents’ confidentiality
  • Is familiar with emergency equipment and procedures
  • Attends all required training, in-service, and staff meetings
  • Strives to maintain a safe working environment through the prevention of accidents, the preservation of equipment, and the achievement of safe working practices
  • Maintains a positive and professional demeanor toward residents, visitors, families, and co-workers
  • Adheres to all policies and procedures of the Community
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Qualifications, Skills and Educational Requirements

  • RN or LVN/LPN or state specific licensed nurse credential
  • In states where appropriate, must maintain certifications
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Previous experience working with seniors preferred and desire to serve and care for seniors
  • Ability to make choices, decisions and act in the resident’s best interest
  • Ability to react and remain calm in difficult situations
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities
  • Possess written and verbal skills for effective communication and level of understanding
  • Demonstrates good judgment, problem solving and decision-making skills
  • Minimum of six (6) months experience working with seniors in assisted living, home health, independent living, hospital or long-term care environment and desire to serve and care for seniors
  • Decision making abilities and acting in the resident’s best interest, ability to react and remain calm in difficult situations and possess written and verbal skills for effective communication and level of understanding

About Us

 NurseDash was founded to empower the healthcare workforce with flexibility and opportunity. Working in the industry, we saw that a need existed for flexibility among care professionals and a better staffing solution for facilities and communities. NurseDash provides professionals and facilities a way to close the staffing gap by using new technology that is simple and effective.