Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Family Medicine Vinings

Employer
WellStar Health System
Location
Vinnings, GA
Posted
Jan 14, 2021
Closes
Jan 15, 2021
Ref
1910652283
Profession
Nurse

Preparing for a Career Break

At WellStar, we all share common goals. That's what makes us so successful - and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.

We are seeking a compassionate Licensed Practical Nurse for a full-time career at our Family Medicine Practice located at Vinings Jubilee.

Responsibilities

The LPN functions under the direction of the Physician, Clinical Lead and/or Office Manager. The LPN recognizes patient's needs and symptoms in advance. Provides care for the patient under the physician's direction. Includes preparing patients for exams, assisting during treatments, coordination of tests and follow-up care and recording treatment in medical record. Helps with patient/family education. The LPN demonstrates competency and skills to serve patients of all ages including neonate, infant, child, adolescent, adult and geriatric populations. Performs other duties as necessary.



Job Requirements:


Required Minimum Education:

Practical Nursing Diploma

Required Minimum Licensure/Certification:
  • Current/active license as a Licensed Practical Nurse in the State of Georgia.
  • Must have a current BLS card from the American Heart Association prior to hire date.
  • ACLS/PALS may be required in somepractice areas

Required Minimum Experience:
Previous healthcare experience preferred. Experience in ambulatory, outpatient setting preferred. In some cases, hospital based experience may substitute. Specific experience in practice specialty may be required.