Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)- Inpatient Rehab- FT Nights- Piedmont
Company: Piedmont Healthcare
Posted on: June 25, 2022
The Licensed Practical Nurse provides nursing care under the
supervision of a Registered Nurse or provider to patients form
birth through the lifecycle utilizing the nursing process in
accordance with Piedmont Healthcare's Mission and Vision
Statements; functions within the framework of their license and the
policy and procedures of the organization and demonstrates
professional growth and accountability. The Licensed Practical
Nurse guides ancillary staff, collaborates with other health care
professionals in the provision of quality nursing care. The
Licensed Practical Nurse blends compassion, caring and
technologically appropriate competency resulting in holistic care
to the patient.
RequirementsMINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED:
Graduate of a LPN program
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
New graduates of an accredited nursing school are eligible.
MINIMUM LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW:
Current License in the State of Georgia as a LPN or NLC/eNLC
BLS certification required
Demonstrated clinical competency in the specialty area applying
Nursing Experience in Hospital Setting Preferred
1. Performs patient assessments as designated by Registered Nurse
or provider to include collection of data regarding the patient's
physical, psychosocial and health history.
2. Appropriately evaluates the developmental age of the patient
when performing assessments, treatments and patient/family
3. In collaboration with Registered Nurse or provider, organizes
patient data into the formulation of a plan of care; identifies
additional information needed and makes care decisions based on
identified needs. Identifies expected patient outcomes.
4. Carries out plan of care to achieve desired patient
5. Provides patient care that is specific to the setting,
identified needs and plan; ensures that the care provided is
appropriate to the severity of the disease, condition, impairment
6. Oversees activities of ancillary and support team members.
7. Identifies teaching opportunities and provides the resources
necessary for achieving the educational goals of the patients.
8. Communications issues/concerns to the Charge Nurse, Clinical
Manager and/or physician as appropriate.
9. Documents patient care and concerns in the patient record.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES
Effective Communication Skills
Ability to handle stressful environments
The above information is intended to describe the general nature
and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job.
It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of responsibilities,
duties and skills required of personnel so
Diversity & InclusionAt Piedmont Healthcare we embrace diverse
ideas, perspectives, and skills to create a collaborative workplace
where the best talent wants to succeed. We celebrate differences
and recognize that they allow us to care for our community.
Excellence at WorkPiedmont is a certified Great Place to Work---- a
national designation based on employee feedback about trust,
workplace culture and experience. In 2019, Forbes named Piedmont
one of Georgia's 10 best employers and the highest-ranked
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