Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Primary Care Vinings

  • Wellstar Health System
  • Smyrna, GA
  • Dec 11, 2023
Full time Licensed Practical Nurses/Vocational Nurses(LVN)/(LPN)

Job Description

Overview

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

How would you like to work in a practice that supports your professional career and where you will enjoy spending your days working with friends? Your great nursing skills are needed for a wonderful full-time benefitted career at Wellstar's Primary Care in the beautiful Vinings Health Park in Smyrna.

The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) functions under the direction of the 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.

Job Requirements

Qualifications

Required Minimum Education

  • Graduate from an accredited LPN 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.