InGenesis Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Columbus, GA Area in Columbus, Georgia

Qualified LPNs Needed in Lumpkin, Georgia We are currently seeking qualified Licensed Practical Nurses to provide full-time services in Lumpkin, Georgia. This position offers great benefits such as competitive salary, generous shift differentials, heath and welfare, paid time off, paid federal holidays, and government security clearance.

Key Job Duties

• Obtains medical histories on patients by completing necessary paperwork and referring any medical problems to the Physician or Mid Level Provider • Assists with medical appointments, emergencies, and sick call by taking vital signs and documenting patient's medical complaints • Ensures the medical provider's orders are implemented • Applies knowledge of drugs and therapeutics when administering medication • Assists with maintenance of medical equipment and quality control of laboratory reagents

Education and Experience Preferred

• The candidate must maintain a current, unrestricted, Georgia nursing license and meet continuing education requirements for the State(s) licensed in • Maintains a current BLS certification through the American Heart Association • Must adhere to professional nursing principals, procedures, and techniques for patient care and nursing supervision • Must be proficient in various PC programs • Must adhere to requirements for safety, infection control, quality assurance, maintenance of records of patients seen, statistical information gathering, etc

Physical and Other Requirements

• Must be able to function in a fast-paced environment • May work extended hours • Other (specific to the job • The work may require physical exertion such as lifting objects greater than 30 pounds. • Required to perform CPR standing or kneeling. • Must be able to assist patients in and out of wheelchairs. • The work may necessitate some physical characteristics that will be required when responding to an emergency situation, such as running short distance, prolonged standing and working in an austere environment. • PD in detail and also explain the physical demands of the site to the potential employee.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.