POSITION SUMMARY Nonexempt (Hourly - Eligible for overtime) To assist in providing direct patient care to assigned patients. To follow the established patient treatment plan and administering and monitoring treatment as required.
CORE JOB RESPONSIBILITIES AND SKILLS
Assists physicians by charting, documenting treatment regimen, reporting changes in patient's condition and maintaining accurate patient records. Calls prescriptions in for patients. Collaborates with the medical personnel caring for the patients. Researches and recommends alternative services as needed. Educates the patient on medical condition and treatment plan. Participates in patient follow-up activities. Orders, receives and stores clinic supplies. Performs clerical functions as needed. Performs direct nursing tasks including taking vital signs, obtaining lab specimens and assisting with minor procedures.
Graduate from a Licensed Practical Nursing Program approved by the Alabama Board of Nursing. Work experience may NOT substitute for minimum education requirement.
LICENSES / CERTIFICATIONS / REGISTRATIONS Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) required Currently licensed as a Practical Nurse in the State of Alabama
Primary Location: Birmingham, Alabama
Facility: Citizens Baptist Med Ctr
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005033716
About Citizens Baptist Med Ctr
Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.