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WellStar Health Systems Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Kennestone Pediatrics in Marietta, Georgia

Overview

How would you like to work in a place where your contributions and ideas are valued? A place where you can serve with compassion, pursue excellence and honor every voice? At Wellstar,our mission is simple, yet powerful:to enhance the health and well-being of every person we serve. We are proud to have become a shining example of what's possible when the brightest professionals dedicate themselves to making a difference in the healthcare industry, and in people's lives.

We are seeking that special Licensed Practical Nurse who has a passion for Pediatrics and loves helping others. This is an excellent career opportunity with Wellstar's Kennestone Pediatrics located in Marietta.

Responsibilities

The LPN functions under the direction of the Physician, Clinical Lead and/or Office Manager. The LPN recognizes patient's needs and symptoms in advance. Provides care for the patient under the physician's direction. Includes preparing patients for exams, assisting during treatments, coordination of tests and follow-up care and recording treatment in medical record. Helps with patient/family education. The LPN demonstrates competency and skills to serve patients of all ages including neonate, infant, child, adolescent, adult and geriatric populations. Performs other duties as necessary.

Qualifications

Required Minimum Education:

Practical Nursing Diploma

Required Minimum Licensure/Certification:

  • Current/active license as a Licensed Practical Nurse in the State of Georgia.

  • Must have a current BLS card from the American Heart Association prior to hire date.

  • ACLS/PALS may be required in somepractice areas

Required Minimum Experience:

Previous healthcare experience preferred. Experience in ambulatory, outpatient setting preferred. In some cases, hospital based experience may substitute. Specific experience in practice specialty may be required.

Connect With Us!

Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.

WellStar is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any status which is protected by local, state or federal law.

Job ID 2021-62873

Position Type Full-Time

Department Wellstar Medical Group

Facility WellStar Medical Group

Category WellStar Medical Group

City Marietta

Shift Days

State Georgia

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