Coffee Regional Medical Center LPN (FT) in Douglas, Georgia

LPN (FT)

Department:

Pediatrics

Schedule:

Full-time

Shift:

Hours:

7:00PM-7:00AM

Job Code:

1-6050-090

Job Details:

POSITION SUMMARY The Licensed Practical Nurse works to promote good health and prevent illness. Educates patients and the public about various medical conditions Treats patients and help in their rehabilitation Provides advice and emotional support to patients' families. Uses considerable judgment in providing a wide variety of services. Focuses on the overall care of patients by administering medications under the supervision of doctors or RNs and keep records of symptoms and progress. May supervise Patient Care Techs. QUALIFICATIONS Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Excellent customer service skills. Reads and understands the English language. Ability to think critically and analytically with little or no supervision Ability to work effectively in situations of high stress and conflict and communicate goals and outcomes. Ability to process information and prioritize Possesses exceptional verbal and written communication skills Possesses independent work habits, is self-reliant and self-directed Ability to learn, adapt, and change as required by the job functions Ability to maintain absolute confidentiality of material and information accessed and reviewed Basic computer literacy Ability to move freely, reach, bend, and complete light lifting Ability to use good body mechanics while performing daily job functions and ability to follow specific OSHA guidelines Ability to maintain attendance to meet standard job practices Education LPN – Licensed Practical Nursing Degree Licensure Licensed in good standing with the Georgia Board of Nursing. Experience 1 - 2 years experience preferred.