Position ER Licensed Practical Nurse (Full-Time Nights)
Department Emergency Room
Location Monroe County Hospital - Georgia

What We Bring To The Table:
Health Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision)
403(B) Retirement Plan
Paid Time Off
Life Insurance & AD&D – Employer Paid
Supplemental Policies – Cancer, Short-Term Disability & Accident (Optional)
Free Parking

How You Will Add Value:

  • Collects current symptoms, as well as a detailed patient history and then consults and coordinates with health care team members to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate patient care plans.
  • Performs triage, while considering both the physical and psychosocial elements.
  • Manages basic life support needs and stabilizes patients until the attending physician is available, based upon nursing standards and protocols.
  • Initiates corrective action whenever information from monitoring equipment shows adverse symptomatology.
  • Records patient’s current vital signs.
  • Works directly under physicians, assisting them during exams, diagnostic testing and treatments.
  • Prepares and administers (orally, subcutaneously, through an IV) and records prescribed medications. Reports adverse reactions to medications or treatments in accordance with the policy regarding the administration of medications by a licensed registered nurse.
  • Provides IV therapy.
  • Cleans and bandages wounds.
  • Provides basic, bedside care.
  • Maintains proper supplies and appropriate medical equipment to care for patients.
  • Reports any suspected abuse to appropriate agencies.
  • Initiates patient education plan, as prescribed by physician. Teaches patients and significant others how to manage their illness/injury, by explaining: post-treatment home care needs, diet/nutrition/exercise programs, self-administration of medication and rehabilitation, as well as provides referrals to other healthcare professionals for follow-up treatment.
  • Displays professionalism while completing multiple urgent tasks in a timely manner.
  • Records all care information concisely, accurately and completely, in a timely manner, in the appropriate format, and on the appropriate forms.
  • Float among various clinical services, where qualified and competent.

Required Education and Experience:

  • High School diploma or GED.
  • Current, valid certification in the state of Georgia as Licensed Practical Nurse.
  • Current, valid AHA Healthcare Provider training (BCLS and ACLS).

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Position ER Licensed Practical Nurse (Full-Time Nights)
Department Emergency Room
Location Monroe County Hospital - Georgia