Licensed Practical Nurse

Location
Decatur, GA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Nov 29, 2017
Closes
Dec 29, 2017
Specialty
LPN / LVN
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Position Description
Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) render direct patient care to an assigned group of patients, in accordance with the philosophy, policies and procedures of Northside Hospital. LPNs participate in the planning, implementation, and evaluation of nursing care.

LPNs work under the direction of the Registered Nurse in an assigned clinical area.
Position Requirements
REQUIRED: Graduate of an accredited school of practical nursing. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification. Current licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse in the State of Georgia.

Must have current IV placement skills.

PREFERRED: Previous experience in specialty area.

License/Certification Requirements: Yes

Work Hours: 8:30a-5p

Weekend Requirements: No

On-Call Requirements: No

WANT THE INSIDE STORY?
Our team members report that our state-of-the-art environment, work/life balance, reputation as a leader both locally and nationally, continuing education offerings, growth opportunities, and pay/benefits/pension plan are why they chose --- and chose to stay with --- Northside Hospital.
Contact us today to learn more about careers at Northside.
Side by side, there’s nothing we can’t achieve!
Service Area Overview
Extraordinary cancer care

Discovering what’s possible at The Northside Hospital Cancer Institute --- it’s something our patients do every day. When cancer is what they’re up against, finding the right team to counsel, support, treat, and monitor them is everything. When patients choose Northside, they are connecting with one of the largest and most respected providers of comprehensive cancer services in the Southeast.

- Our program has received an Outstanding Achievement Award as a fully accredited
Comprehensive Community Hospital Cancer Program by the American College of Surgeons’ Commission on Cancer.
- Specialty areas include: BMT; Women's; Prostate; and Research.
- The Northside Hospital Cancer Institute combines the latest in technology, research with compassionate, patient-centered care.

For patients and families focused on cancer, our level of clinical excellence --- on par with academic-
based programs --- is impressive and important. But often, what people talk about most is our team, the warm, attentive care that they provide, and how personally they take it when our neighbors are affected by cancer.

Do you have the dedication and empathy to contribute to our team?
Then find your extraordinary side with us today!

As part of Northside Hospital, we balance clinical excellence with compassionate care, support work/life
balance and continuing education, and offer great pay, benefits, and a pension plan. For information on
rewarding cancer care careers with Northside Hospital, ranked by Forbes magazine as one of the Top 25
Places to Work in the US, contact us today.
Facility Overview
Northside Hospital

Discover what’s possible.
See what’s inside.

Discovering what’s possible at Northside Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia --- it’s something our patients and team members do every day. Our reputation as one of Georgia’s fastest growing healthcare institutions and our state-of-the-art, award-winning work environment are well-known. But what resonates most
with our people is the way we balance clinical excellence with compassionate care, support real work/life balance, and how close they feel to their co-workers.

Our 537-bed, not-for-profit, full-service hospital does more than serve our community. We’re a market leader in Women's Services, Maternity and Newborn Services, Surgery, Robotic Surgery, and Cancer Care.
Proud to have been voted “Atlanta's Most Preferred Hospital for All Health Care Needs" by
consumers for more than 16 years. We are pleased to offer our people great pay, benefits, and a pension plan.

We are a state-of-the-art setting for opportunity, top quality health care, and you.

Ready to make a difference --- and a better living?
Find your extraordinary side with Northside Hospital today.

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