Licensed Practical Nurse AdventHealth Gordon
Location Address: 1035 Red Bud Road, Calhoun, GA 30701
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Gordon
Faith based organization
Employee Referral Program
Education Reimbursement Plan
Located in the foothills of the North Georgia Mountains
Co-workers that feel like family
FT Days & Nights
You Will Be Responsible For:
Gather data/assess/reassess all populations served and assist with primary assessment of all newly admitted or transferred patients and review care plans for each patient. Assessments/re-assessments/care plans must be validated by a registered nurse.
Documents/communicates clearly and concisely patient data, initiates and implements phone and verbal physician orders promptly and accurately as needed, collaborates with other members of the healthcare team as needed including the Charge RN, other RNs, and physicians, under HIPAA and confidentiality policy.
Demonstrates proficient technical skills and operational knowledge of all equipment used on the unit.
Supervises Nursing Assistants in the process of basic nursing functions (i.e. bed making, toileting, oral care, hair and nail care, baths and comfort measures in accordance with the patient’s cultural needs). Demonstrates standard procedure for safe patient ambulation and transfers, and checking, turning, and repositioning bedfast, and or, incontinent patients every two hours.
Provides the necessary and appropriate education to the patient and family from admission through discharge. This includes, but is not limited to: the patients known medical and nursing plan of care, medications, tests and procedures, disease process, and discharge instructions. Initiates and documents the education provided including the patient response and outcomes. Initiates referrals to healthcare providers as necessary
What You Will Need:
The LPN is responsible for the delivery of coordinated nursing care for a patient or assigned group of patients on the unit and for the day-to-day management and supervision of related clinical activities. Under the direction of a Registered Nurse (RN), the LPN functions to provide and ensure the completion of activities of various levels of assigned nursing and ancillary personnel for that patient or group of patients. The LPN practices within the State, Facility and regulatory guidelines.
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
Organization: AdventHealth Georgia
Shift: 1 - Day
Travel: Adventhealth Georgia
Req ID: 22001990
We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.