RN/LVN Private Duty Nurses Needed

  • Addison, TX

Company Description

VIVA Pediatrics is a home health agency, specializing in private duty nursing and skilled nursing visits for infants and children. At our agency, we are proud to be a nurse owned family business. We are committed to providing each patient with an exceptional level of care and attention. Our dedicated staff works together as a team to provide high-quality comprehensive care to medically fragile children and chronically ill children. VIVA's core mission is to staff compassionate and understanding caregivers who take pride in being attentive to the needs of their patients.


We specialize in care of patients requiring the following: Tracheostomy Care, Ventilator, Oxygen Therapy, Nebulizer treatments, Enteral Therapy, G-Tube Care, Enteral Therapy, Parenteral Therapy, Asthma clients, CPAPs, BIPAPs, Pulse Ox, Apnea Monitoring, PICC line care
and Seizure Disorders

Job Description

Current Openings:

  • Thursday nights 7p -6a, Addison, TX

*Trach experience required


Responsible for providing and documenting skilled nursing care, under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, in accordance with developed care plan and physician’s orders for each individual client and coordinates care among all members of the interdisciplinary healthcare team.

Essential functions include: Assessing home health patients to identify the physical, psycho-social, and environmental needs as evidenced by documentation, clinical record, case conference, team report, and evaluations. Implement/develop/document the plan of care to ensure quality and continuity of care. Provide care utilizing infection control measures that protect both the staff and the patient.(OSHA) Nursing care reflects compliance with State, Federal & Local regulations Comply with all VIVA Pediatrics policies and procedures and promotes the Agency philosophy Provides effective communication to patient/family, team members, and other health care professionals as evidenced by clinical notes, case conferences, communication notes, and evaluations. Notify supervising nurse of changes in the client’s condition immediately. Provide health education to client and/or caregiver. Documents interim changes of plan of care in timely fashion.



Competitive Weekly Pay

Direct Deposit

Healthcare Benefits (Medical, Dental and Vision)

Flexible Schedule (Fulltime, Part-time)

Paid training


Minimal Education: Graduate of an accredited school of vocational nursing.

Licensure: Current Texas state or Compact state licensure as a Registered or Voacational Nurse.

Current CPR Certification (hands-on certification required) 

Experience: RN or LVN in a clinical care setting preferred, home health preferred but not required. *Trach experience required.

Transportation: Reliable transportation, valid and current auto liability insurance.

Additional Information

To review other opportunities in your area, please visit our website at www.vivapeds.com, or contact the Plano office by phone at 469-341-7772.

Viva Pediatrics is conveniently located in the following areas:

8150 N Central Expressway, Suite 780

Dallas, TX 75206

Tel: 972-861-1000 | Fax: 972-861-1111

5600 Tennyson Parkway, Suite 360

Plano, TX 75024

Tel: 469-341-7772 | Fax: 972-378-2111

1612 Summit Avenue, Suite 202

Fort Worth, TX 76102

Tel: 817-564-0107 | Fax: 817-546-8097

3721 Executive Center Drive, Suite 205

Austin, TX 78731

Tel: 512-518-2310 | Fax: 512-518-2311