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Overview

Eastern Plumas Health Care is a small, non-profit, critical access hospital district, providing comprehensive medical services to Plumas County since 1971. We operate a 9 bed acute care hospital at our main Portola campus, which includes a 24 hour, physician staffed, emergency room and ambulance service. In addition, four primary care medical clinics and a dental clinic offer residents a full spectrum of health care services in the Graeagle, Greenville, Loyalton, and Portola communities. There are also hospital-based Skilled Nursing Facilities in Portola and Loyalton. We also provide diagnostic imaging, dietary, and respiratory services, hospice care, and visiting specialists.

We are offering a generous and exciting sign-on bonus! Come join our team of great nurses!

We are currently recruiting for a night-shift LVN position in our Portola Acute Department. This is a full-time, benefited position. EPHC pays highly competitive wages and offers great benefits and employee perks.

Summary: 

This position is responsible for patient care on the acute floor under direction of a Registered Nurse and ER Physician/Hospitalist on staff.

Position responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Assisting in the assessment of patient needs and health plan by taking vital signs, blood pressure, patient history, medication listing for patients admitted to the acute floor.
  • Administers prescribed oral medications and gives intramuscular and subcutaneous injections.
  • Completes all necessary documentation in the patient’s medical record in accordance with the organization’s EMR procedures
  • Floats to Emergency Department to assist ER RN when necessary. EOE

Additional Application:

Current CA license, CPR, ACLS, and PALS, A minimum of 1 year experience is preferred..

Minimum Education and Experience

Education Required: Vocational Certificate
Driver's License Required: No
Hiring Requirements for this Job:
  • Drug Testing / Screening
  • Background Checks
  • Reference Check
  • Accessible by Public Transportation: Yes