Provides care to patients of all age groups including infants, pediatrics, adolescents, adults and geriatrics under the direct supervision of a physician. Must be task oriented in an arena that can be fast paced.
Education and/or experience: Requires current LPN licensure in the State of Tennessee. Previous experience preferred by not required. Attends/participates in appropriate continuing education programs.
Knowledge: Knowledge of basic nursing principals and protocols. Knowledge of infection control procedures, safety precautions, administration of medications and treatment protocols.
Skills: Appropriate assessment and assistant techniques, excellent patient care putting the needs of the patient/family above all else.
Abilities: Effective interaction with patient, family and staff. Able to work and remain on task in a fast paced and stressful environment. Able to document pertinent information in the electronic medical record.
About this company
Blount Memorial Hospital is more than just a hospital. It is a not-for-profit organization that includes a 304-bed acute care hospital on its main campus, but also features a growing physicians group with specialty clinics, inpatient and outpatient diagnostic services, fitness facilities and a senior living facility campus. With a strong emphasis on community, Blount Memorial’s mission is to improve the health and well-being of the entire community.
Location/Region: Maryville, TN (US)