The Pediatrics Department at the University of North Texas Health Science Center is seeking to hire a LVN to join our team. Responsibilities of the position include but are not limited to: * Administer prescribed medications or start intravenous fluids, noting times and amounts on patients' charts. * Observe patients, charting and reporting changes in patients' conditions, such as adverse reactions to medication or treatment, and taking any necessary action. * Answer patients' calls and determine how to assist them. * Measure and record patients' vital signs, such as height, weight, temperature, blood pressure, pulse and respiration. * Provide basic patient care or treatments, such as taking temperatures or blood pressures, dressing wounds, treating bedsores, giving enemas or douches, rubbing with alcohol, massaging, or performing catheterizations. * Work as part of a healthcare team to assess patient needs, plan and modify care, and implement interventions. * Supervise nurses' aides or assistants. * Evaluate nursing intervention outcomes, conferring with other healthcare team members as necessary. * Assemble and use equipment, such as catheters, tracheotomy tubes, or oxygen suppliers. * Record food and fluid intake and output. * Performs other duties as assigned to meet the ongoing needs of the department. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.