PruittHealth Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) – PRN 6P-6A in Toomsboro, Georgia

Category : Health Care Center

Location/City : GA - Toomsboro

Id : 21862

At PruittHealth, Committed to Caring isn't simply a tagline, it's the way we do business and it's ingrained in our culture.At PruittHealth, we don't hire employees â we welcome partners!Title: Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) â PRN 6P-6ALocation: PruittHealth â ToomsboroJob-type: PRNEntity: Skilled NursingPOSITION SUMMARY:Provide nursing care under the supervision of a Registered Nurse to patients utilizing the nursing process in accordance with the state law while functioning within the framework of their license along with the policy and procedures of the organization and demonstrates professional growth and accountability.ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS, DUTIES, AND RESPONSIBILITIES:Performing a complete physical assessment and medical history as required on each detainee/inmate entering the correctional system.Assisting physician with sick call by screening patients and performing minor surgical procedures.Ensuring the implementation of physician's orders and that prescribed medications are administered as ordered using the formulary.Making observation rounds on patients, and recording in progress notes.Evaluating symptoms, reactions and progress of patients on periodic basis; charting and reporting problems to management.Maintaining security while dispensing medications and is continually cognizant of the potential hazard of drug hoarding and trafficking among detainees/inmates.Destroying and properly disposing of all needles/syringes.Documenting all detainee/inmate contacts.Maintaining confidentiality of medical records.LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.Current, unrestricted license to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in the state the facility is located.Ability to maintain a current copy of license on file at the facility at all times.TRAINING, SKILLS, AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:2 years of direct work experience, preferred but not required.Ability to provide the following services: crisis intervention, medical emergencies, physical assessment, medical nursing care and psychiatric nursing care.Ability to perform nursing diagnosis and appropriate follow through treatment without direct supervision.For immediate consideration, please click the "Apply Now" at the top right of this screen.Since its inception in 1969, PruittHealth has been a family-owned innovative organization committed to providing exceptional care across a wide spectrum of services including: skilled nursing care, assisted & independent living, home health care, end-of-life hospice care, rehabilitation, pharmacy/infusion services and more.

Today, the organization is the 14th largest skilled nursing provider in the United States, spans across the Southeast, touches 170 communities, cares for 24,000 patients daily, and is driven by 16,000 passionate partners.We offer a progressive benefits program that reflects our commitment to caring for our 16,000 partners: 5-Star bonus incentive programs for achieving quality goals Partner Referral Program â Earn cash for referring licensed and certified candidates who are hired into clinical roles at PruittHealth Employer paid profit sharing Employer matching 401(k) Paid Time Off (PTO) accruals beginning the first day of employment Access to "Purchasing Power" financial health program after one year of employmentPruittHealth is committed to supporting the growth and development of our partners by offering the following programs: CNA Ladder Program Administrator-in-Training Program Nurse Aide Certification Programs Leadership Mirroring Committed to Caring Recognition ProgramPruittHealth is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or veteran status.