Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Pulmonary Medicine South CherokeeApply Job ID 2023-103431 Date posted 03/17/2023
How would you like to work in a place where your contributions and ideas are valued? A place where you can serve with compassion, pursue excellence and honor every voice? At Wellstar, our mission is simple, yet powerful: to enhance the health and well-being of every person we serve. We are proud to have become a shining example of what's possible when the brightest professionals dedicate themselves to making a difference in the healthcare industry, and in people's lives.
How would you like going to work each day knowing that you are a valued team member and you are appreciated for your service? We are seeking that Licensed Practical Nurse who desires the rewards of working in a specialty practice. And Wellstar Pulmonary Medicine of South Cherokee, located in Woodstock, checks all of the boxes!
The Specialty Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) functions under the direction of the Physician, Nurse Supervisor and Practice Manager. The LPN recognizes patient's needs and symptoms in advance and provides care for the patient under the physician's direction. This includes preparing patient for exams, assisting during treatments, coordinating tests and follow-up care, and recording treatment in medical record. The LPN assists with patient and family education and demonstrates competency and skills to serve patients of all ages.
Required Minimum Education:
Graduate from a practical or vocational nursing program.
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.