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LifePoint Health LPN-ICU in Athens, Tennessee

Our Athens campus is currently seeking talent to fill the position ofLicensed Practical Nurse (LPN)in our ICU department. This job is permanent,full-time.

Benefits Include:

  • Competitive Pay
  • Health Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision) for full-time employees
  • Competitive Paid Time Off / Extended Illness Bank package for full-time employees
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Paid Training
  • Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance for qualified applicants

Core competencies include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Under the direction of an RN, contributes to the assessment of patients by collecting data for analysis by an RN.
  • Performs plan of care interventions, including specimen collection and wound care. May administermedication. Documents patient care given.
  • Assists RN with development of plan of care.
  • Assists patients with performing activities of daily living, including personal hygiene, elimination, nutrition, and ambulation.
  • Monitors, documents, and communicates patient's status and reactions to interventions with RN, physician, patient, and families.
  • Works as an advocate for the physical and emotional well-being of the patient.

Minimum Education

Completion of LP/LV Nurse program (Diploma or Associate's): □ Preferred X Required

Required Licenses

[Tennessee, United States] Licensed Practical Nurse
LPN/LVN License in the State of TN or another compact state

Required Skills/Certifications:

The below certifications will be required at the time of hire:

X Basic Life Support (BLS)

Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

Must achieve a passing score of 85% on the Medication Administration Exam

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Organization: *Starr Regional Medical Center

Title: LPN-ICU

Location: Tennessee-Athens

Requisition ID: 7412-5502