Emory University Licensed Practical Nurse II in Atlanta, Georgia

70981BR

Job Requisition ID:

70981BR

Department:

084010:CL: Student Health Services

Job Description:

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Provides nursing care by participating in the implementation of the patient care system. Assists physicians and registered nurses in the provision of patient care. Performs a variety of semi-skilled nursing responsibilities including phlebotomy. When in a research setting assists physician and other allied health professionals to facilitate clinical research trials. May administer medication for research studies if compliant with drug restriction guidelines established at Emory Healthcare. Performs related duties as required.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

The ideal candidate will have strong data entry skills, and experience working with immunizations and EMR

ADDITIONAL JOB DETAILS:

Works with the nursing Director and Immunization Nurses to: • Coordinate and participates in the review of all existing and new student immunization records, electronics and hardcopy. • Enter and verify immunization information into the EMR. • Maintain complete and accurate documentation of immunization information. • Send e-mails to students to ensure that they obtain needed vaccines for matriculation. • Ensure immunization compliance by running weekly/monthly reports sending secure individual messages informing students of which vaccines is due and when. • Assist in maintaining current rosters for all programs, sending notification for needed immunizations and following up with department’s coordinators. • Assist in administering vaccines in accordance with established immunization policies and procedures. • Counsel student and provide student with a copy of immunization record and when to return for subsequent vaccine doses, if applicable.

THIS IS A 10 MONTH POSITION

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

A high school diploma or equivalent. Licensed as a Practical Nurse in the state of Georgia. Successful completion of an IV therapy training program or a minimum of two years recent clinical experience in IV therapy. Mandatory CPR training.

Operating Unit/Division:

Campus Life Activities

Job Title:

Licensed Practical Nurse II

This position involves::

Not Applicable

Full/Part Time:

Full-Time

Regular/Temporary:

Regular

Minimum Hourly Rate $:

16.778846

Midpoint Hourly Rate $:

22.211538

Minimum Annual Rate $:

34900

Midpoint Annual Rate $:

46200