The LVN will provide ambulatory nursing care which includes the assessment and implementation of an appropriate nursing care plan compatible with the physician's overall therapeutic goals.This individual will include the physical, psychological and social dimensions unique to each patient as nursing care is given in a community oriented primary care center.
The Dr. Hector P. Garcia Memorial Family Health Center will serve families on nights and weekends; offer specialty clinics, laboratory and imaging services; a pharmacy with interior and drive-through access, and more. The Health Center also will offer a Quick Care Clinic, featuring 24-hour access Thursdays through Sundays.
This new center will serve as a medical home for thousands of South Texas, as we continue the healing legacy of Dr. Hector P. Garcia and the CHRISTUS Spohn mission of extending the healing ministry of Jesus Christ.
Programs and Services
State-of-the-Art Primary Care Health Center
Wellness, Prevention and Education
H-E-B Education Resource Center
Memorial Quick Care Walk-in Clinic (for Flu, Cough, cold, congestion, Minor burns, cuts, wounds, Bladder infection, Fever, Allergies, Headaches, Stomach issues, Ear aches, Sinuses, Lab, X-ray and ultrasound)
Drive-Through Pharmacy Services, Benefits Resource Counselors, Nueces County Hospital District Enrollment Services
Care Transition Counselors, Specialty Clinics for Nueces Aid Beneficiaries: Cardiac, Neurology, Urology, Gynecology, Diabetes/Endocrinology, Orthopedics, Chronic Condition Management e.g. Diabetes, Heart Failure
Graduate from an accredited school of vocational nursing.
Two to three years of experience in a doctor's office or other ambulatory health care setting preferred.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.