Licensed Practical Nurse Lpn-Rheumatology

Wellstar Health System, Inc. Smyrna , GA 30080

Posted 2 months ago

Overview

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 largest not-for-profit healthcare system 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.

Responsibilities

The LPN functions under the direction of the Physician, Clinical Lead and/or Office Manager. 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.

Demonstrates competency and skills to serve patients of all ages including neonate, infant, child, adolescent, adult and geriatric populations. Performs other duties as necessary.

Qualifications

Required Minimum Education: Graduate from an accredited LPN program. Licensed as an LPN in the State of Georgia.

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.

Required Skills:
Current BCLS certification.

Must be organized and attentive to detail. Must be able to work quickly and efficiently to assure patient comfort and satisfaction. Able to communicate and understand verbal and written English language and employee should also be able to display a positive attitude (see WellStar's "Standards of Gold").

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