The Department of Pediatrics is comprised of 13 Pediatric Specialty groups as well as 4 General Pediatric Practices who hold clinics at 6 main clinical locations and outreach locations throughout the state of Arizona and in partnership with the Banner Diamond Children’s Medical Center. The Department employs over 300 clinical and research staff as well as over 100 faculty members serving the Pediatric populations in the Tucson, Yuma, Sierra Vista, Wilcox, Safford, Douglas and Nogales areas.
An LPN is needed to support the Allergy Injection Clinics to be offered 5 days a week. Prior Pediatric Allergy experience preferred.
This is a 32/hour work week. Monday thru Friday - no weekends, evenings or Holidays.
Address: 535 N Wilmot Rd, Tucson, AZ 85711
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Join our nonprofit faculty practice plan associated with the University of Arizona Colleges of Medicine in Phoenix and Tucson. Our 800-plus clinicians provide primary and specialty care to patients at highly ranked Banner - University Medical Centers and dozens of clinics while providing mentorship to more than 700 residents and fellows. Our practice values and encourages the three-part mission of academic medicine: research, teaching and excellent patient care.
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This position provides nursing care under the direction and supervision of a registered nurse and/or licensed physician, and is accountable for the quality of nursing services delivered by self or others who are under his or her direction. This position observes, contributes to the plan of care, implements, reports and documents patient care in accordance with department policies, standard of care and state scope of practice. This position utilizes specialized knowledge, judgment, and nursing skills necessary to contribute to the assessment of data and to plan, provide and evaluate care appropriate to the physical and developmental age of assigned patients.
Must possess a current, valid LPN or LVN license in state of practice, temporary LPN or LVN license in state of practice, or compact LPN or LVN licensure for current state of practice. BLS certification is required. Additional certification or continuing education may be required based on area of practice. Completion of a state approved IV therapy program may be required in certain facilities and/or departments in accordance with state scope of practice, regulatory requirements or facility/ department policy.
Banner Registry and Travel positions require a minimum of one year experience in an acute care hospital setting. Experience must include working in an acute care setting within the past 12 months as a LPN or LVN in the specialty area.
Experience in designated clinical area is preferred.
Additional related education and/or experience preferred.