Licensed Practical Nurse in Duluth

Full-time @Kaiser Permanente in Healthcare
  • Duluth, Georgia View on Map
  • Apply Before : September 30, 2022

Job Description

Join healthcare leader Kaiser Permanente as Licensed Practical Nurse in Duluth. Read role and responsibility to apply Kaiser Permanente is careers in Duluth Georgia.


Position : Licensed Practical Nurse

Location :  Duluth, Georgia

Job Type : Full-time

Job details:

Description: Provides support for team and provider(s) during facility encounters. Manages patient traffic flow. Performs follow-up care per provider instructions and in accordance with scope of practice. Assists with patient education. Documents clinical information into the medical record.

Essential Responsibilities:

Prepares patient for exams by reviewing history, collecting current information and appropriate vital signs, documenting in the medical record according to guidelines (e.g., hearing, vision, blood pressure).
Provides intervention ordered by practitioner (e.g., medication, dressings, specimen collections, irrigations, suture removals, and IVs) and documents patient response.
Prepares room and equipment for procedures and assist physician as needed.
Initiates interventions and health education according to prevention guidelines.
Assist with monitoring and management of patient and physician electronic messages as delegated by the RN and within scope of practice.
Educates patient and provides preparation materials for diagnostic studies according to guidelines.
Schedules appointments for patients with lab, radiology, consultants and follow-up appointments as ordered by practitioner.
Effectively provides prevention, early intervention and ongoing health education for panel, patient and family.
Resolves patient concerns promptly.
Participates in process of interviewing, selection, orientation and training of new team members.
Participates emergency care as necessary and as directed by physician and registered nurse.
Maintains department Quality Improvement standards.

Basic Qualifications:






High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.


License, Certification, Registration

Practical Nurse License (Georgia) required at hire

Basic Life Support required at hire from American Heart Association


Additional Requirements:

Complete a Customer Service Assessment.


Preferred Qualifications:

Health care experience preferred.
Customer service aptitude demonstrated through Customer Service Assessment.


Other Details

Primary Location: Georgia,Duluth,Gwinnett Medical Offices I

Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40

Shift: Day
Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Working Hours Start: 09:00 AM

Working Hours End: 06:00 PM

Job Schedule: Full-time

Job Type: Standard

Employee Status: Regular

Employee Group/Union Affiliation: GTC|UFCW|Local 1996

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Department: Gwinn Comprehensive Med Center – Internal Medicine Team-Unit 1 – 2808

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.


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