AtlantaRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Atlanta jobs

Licensed Practical Nurse, Gastroenterology, Clifton Campus, 8a to 4:30p

Company: emory
Location: Atlanta
Posted on: February 25, 2021

Job Description:

Job DescriptionOverview Heart. Soul. Expertise. That's what defines an Emory nurse. No matter where you are in your nursing career, when you chose this distinguished profession, you chose to change lives. We are proud to be the only health system in Georgia with four Magnet---recognized hospitals: Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital, Emory University Hospital, Emory Johns Creek Hospital and Emory University Orthopaedics and Spine Hospital. Our nurses are integral members of inter-professional teams in hospitals and clinics that are committed to outstanding patient care. We're eager to share what we learn with hospitals around the country, and the world. We've got the backing, knowledge, experience and permission to lead the way in developing new and better approaches to preventing and treating disease, and our patients get treatments years before anyone else. We're defining a new standard of care for humankind. Are YOU ready to join us? Description JOB DESCRIPTION: * The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) is responsible for providing direct and indirect nursing care to patients and families in routine nursing situations under the direction and supervision of a registered nurse or licensed provider. * Assists physicians and registered nurses in the comfort, care, and treatment of patients. * Performs a variety of semi-skilled nursing responsibilities. * Administers IVs and medications. * Assists with diagnostic procedures. * Observes and records patients' conditions and progress. * In more complex situations in which the patient is unstable or requires urgent or emergent care, the LPN functions under the direct supervision of the RN or licensed provider. * The LPN functions as an integral member of the healthcare team. * All duties and patient interaction performed in accordance with Emory Healthcare patient and family centered care standards. * Performs other related duties as required. * Conduct daily inventory of medical equipment and supplies; maintain exam/treatment rooms per infection control policies, standard clinic policies and sectional protocols to include adequate supply of forms, supplies, and equipment in all exam rooms. * Works with manager to formulate plan for professional development. * Attends educational in-services as appropriate. * Obtain and document patient vital signs, including temperature, respirations, pulse, and blood pressure; obtain patient measurements, to include height, weight, pain levels and others in the electronic medical record. * Maintains clean, safe and therapeutic environment for patient in compliance with Universal Precautions guidelines and safety standards. * Serve as a mentor of section-specific training for medical assistants. * Assist leader with development of LPN-specific competencies. * Participate in quality improvement initiatives. * May provide and or conduct ongoing in-services. * May serve on a sectional, departmental, or organizational-wide committee. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: * High School Diploma or GED required. * Graduate of an accredited Licensed Practical Nursing Program. * Licensure/Certification: Currently licensed as a Licensed Practical Nurse in the state of Georgia. * Current BLS certification required. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: (Medium-Heavy) 36-75 lbs, 0-33% of the work day (occasionally); 20-35 lbs, 34-66% of the workday; (frequently); 10-20 lbs, 67-100% of the workday (constantly); Lifting 75 lbs max; Carrying of objects up to 35 lbs; Occasional to frequent standing & walking; Occasional sitting; Close eye work (computers, typing, reading, writing); Physical demands may vary depending on assigned work area and work tasks. ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS: Factors affecting environment conditions may vary depending on the assigned work area and tasks. Environmental exposures include, but are not limited to: Blood-borne pathogen exposure; Bio-hazardous waste Chemicals/gases/fumes/vapors; Communicable diseases; Electrical shock; Floor Surfaces; Hot/Cold Temperatures; Indoor/Outdoor conditions; Latex; Lighting; Patient care/handling injuries; Radiation; Shift work; Travel may be required; Use of personal protective equipment, including respirators; environmental conditions may vary depending on assigned work area and work tasks.

Keywords: emory, Atlanta , Licensed Practical Nurse, Gastroenterology, Clifton Campus, 8a to 4:30p, Healthcare , Atlanta, Georgia

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


Travel Nurse Coronary Care Unit RN-CCU
Description: Travel Nurse Coronary Care Unit RN Registered Nurse br CCU Travel Nurse Jobs Assignments br Looking for a CCU travel assignment You are in the right place, the HCEN Network of staffing agencies (more...)
Company: RN Travel HealthCare Jobs
Location: Alpharetta
Posted on: 03/7/2021

Emergency Department RN - ED/ER Nurse Assignments
Description: Emergency Department RN - Assignments Nationwide Travel Nurse Are you looking for a new nursing job Would you like to spend the season somewhere you've never been Hospitals nationwide are looking for (more...)
Company: HealthCare Traveler Jobs
Location: Warner Robins
Posted on: 03/7/2021

Clinic Director/ Partnership - 20 current locations in Atlanta, GA.
Description: Do you love helping people feel their best with chiropractic Are you tired of all the hassles from working as an associate or struggling in your own practice Would you like your own cash practice (more...)
Company: $20 Chiropractic
Location: Alpharetta
Posted on: 03/7/2021


Clinical Psychologist, Macon, GA
Description: We are hiring for a part-time Clinical Psychologist Psych to join our team of talented professionals who provide health care services to our veterans assisting with Veterans Medical Exams MDE
Company: Matrix Providers, Inc.
Location: Warner Robins
Posted on: 03/7/2021

Travel Nurse - ICU RN - Intensive Care Unit Registered Nurse
Description: ADEX Travel Nursing has been employing and servicing nurse travelers, sending them
Company: ADEX Healthcare Staffing
Location: Marietta
Posted on: 03/7/2021

Registered Nurse - Med/Surg Oncology
Description: Full-time Registered Nurse for Med/Surg Oncology needed at a hospital in central Georgia Reference Code: KAM Position: RN Med/Surg Oncology The MedSurg/Oncology unit specializes in the delivery of (more...)
Company: KA Recruiting, Inc.
Location: Warner Robins
Posted on: 03/7/2021

Seasonal Travel Nurse Jobs - RN CVOR / CVICU / Cath Lab
Description: Travel Nurses Needed - All RN Specialties br Registered Nurses: CathLab, CVOR CVICU Assignmnets br Hospitals are posting their seasonal staffing needs br Would you like to spend the fall / winter (more...)
Company: HealthCare Traveler (RN)
Location: Warner Robins
Posted on: 03/7/2021

RN Travel Nurse Surgical Intensive Care Unit (SICU)
Description: Travel Nurses Needed - SICU br Nationwide Surgical Intensive Care Unit Nursing JobsHCEN has numerous request for RN Candidate Profiles Looking for a Intensive Care Unit travel assignment You are in (more...)
Company: RN Travel HealthCare Jobs
Location: Cleveland
Posted on: 03/7/2021

OTR CDL A Drivers - More Home Time - PLUS Medical, Dental, Vision & 401k Match
Description: Call to speak with a Variant recruiter now956-477-0645 br br OTR CDL A Drivers - More Home Time - PLUS Medical, Dental, Vision 401k Match 1,000 FIRST LOAD
Company: Variant
Location: Marietta
Posted on: 03/7/2021

Otolaryngology Job in Warner Robins, GA
Description: Otolaryngology opening in Warner Robins, Georgia. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe.com Job ID: 7194Practice Details ul li Hospital employed position. li You will be given (more...)
Company: Arlington HealthCare
Location: Warner Robins
Posted on: 03/7/2021

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Georgia jobs by following @recnetGA on Twitter!

Atlanta RSS job feeds