Tenet Healthcare LPN Full Time Days Acute Medical Unit in Birmingham, Alabama

Nonexempt (Hourly - Eligible for overtime)

To assist in providing direct patient care to assigned patients. To follow the established patient treatment plan and administering and monitoring treatment as required.

  • Assists physicians by charting, documenting treatment regimen, reporting changes in patient's condition and maintaining accurate patient records. Calls prescriptions in for patients.

  • Collaborates with the medical personnel caring for the patients. Researches and recommends alternative services as needed.

  • Educates the patient on medical condition and treatment plan. Participates in patient follow-up activities.

  • Orders, receives and stores clinic supplies. Performs clerical functions as needed.

  • Performs direct nursing tasks including taking vital signs, obtaining lab specimens and assisting with minor procedures.

Graduate from a Licensed Practical Nursing Program approved by the Alabama Board of Nursing.

Work experience may NOT substitute for minimum education requirement.

LICENSES / CERTIFICATIONS / REGISTRATIONS

Currently licensed as a Practical Nurse in the State of Alabama, CPR required

Job: Nursing

Organization: Shelby Baptist Med Ctr

Title: LPN Full Time Days Acute Medical Unit

Location: AL-Birmingham

Requisition ID: 1805013563