Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Diabetes & Endocrinology

WellStar Health System

  • Marietta, GA
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 5 days ago
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.

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 and 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.

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