Morehouse School Of Medicine Licensed Practical Nurse(LPN)-Internal Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia

Position Information

Posting Number NONAC1122

Job Title Licensed Practical Nurse(LPN)-Internal Medicine

Position Title Licensed Practical Nurse(LPN)-Internal Medicine

Position Type

Pay Rate

Department Morehouse Healthcare (MHC)

Position Summary

The License Practical Nurse provides general nursing care to patients through triage, providing general healthcare and comfort

DUTIES: *Observes and records treatment and patient progress and reports patient’s condition or reaction to supervisor(s). *Administers prescribed medications.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES May supervise other employees within the department.

Minimum Qualifications

EDUCATION: Associate’s Degree preferred. Must be a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in the state of Georgia. Must obtain a Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation certificate (CPR).

EXPERIENCE: 2-4 years of related experience.

*Knowledge of safety procedures and practices in a healthcare environment. *Knowledge of patient preparation, examination procedures, and patient observation techniques. *Knowledge of medical laboratory techniques and procedures. *Skill in communicating effectively orally and in writing.

Preferred Qualifications

Posting Date 10/13/2017

Closing Date

Open Until Filled No

Special Instructions to Applicants