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

Regular/Temporary Regular

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.

Preferred Qualifications

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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