Emory Healthcare LPN, Cardiology - Riverdale, 8:15a-4:45p in Atlanta, Georgia
Job Title LPN, Cardiology - Riverdale, 8:15a-4:45p
Job Requisition ID 72508BR
Operating Unit/Division Emory Specialty Associates
Campus Location ESA Cardio SHS Riverdale
Department 597620:ESA Cardio SHS Riverdale
Full/Part Time Full-Time
Specific Work Hours Other
PRN Position? No
Job Description Assists physicians and registered nurses in the comfort, care, and treatment of patients. Performs a variety of semi-skilled nursing responsibilities. Administers medications. Observes and records patient's condition and progress.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A high school diploma or equivalent. Licensed as a Practical Nurse in the state of Georgia. Currently certified in Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS).
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS (Medium): 20-50 lbs; 0-33% of the work day (occasionally); 11-25 lbs, 34-66% of the workday (frequently); 01-10 lbs, 67-100% of the workday (constantly); Lifting 50 lbs max; Carrying of objects up to 25 lbs; Occasional to frequent standing & walking, Occasional sitting, Close eye work (computers, typing, reading, writing), Physical demands may vary depending on assigned work area and work tasks.
ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS: Factors affecting environment conditions may vary depending on the assigned work area and tasks. Environmental exposures include, but are not limited to: Blood-borne pathogen exposure Bio-hazardous waste Chemicals/gases/fumes/vapors Communicable diseases Electrical shock , Floor Surfaces, Hot/Cold Temperatures, Indoor/Outdoor conditions, Latex, Lighting, Patient care/handling injuries, Radiation , Shift work, Travel may be required. Use of personal protective equipment, including respirators, environmental conditions may vary depending on assigned work area and work tasks.
Experience in cardiology and/or ambulatory setting preferred. Powerchart/Cerner skills a plus.
Additional Job Details
Job duties include rooming patients, checking VS, performing EKGs, refilling prescriptions, prior authorization forms, FMLA forms, phone triage and patient care.
Successful potential candidate will work with a busy cardiologist in a busy cardiology practice with multiple physicians over four different sites. Travel will be required.
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