Georgia Employer LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE (UNIT B1/PRN/POOL)- CREST in Atlanta, Georgia

SUMMARYThe Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), under the supervision of the Professional Registered Nurse and/or the Physician, is responsible for providing age-appropriate, culturally and ethnically sensitive care, maintaining a safe environment, educating patients and their families, collecting information, communicating effectively, and utilizing technology. The LPN participates in the assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of the delivery of health care services and tasks. The role of the LPN also includes patient advocacy, teaching, performance improvement, and supervision of unlicensed personnel.QUALIFICATIONSGraduate from an accredited school of nursing as a Graduate Practical NurseCurrent Georgia License as a Practical NurseCurrent American Heart Association BLS Certification RequiredPRN nurses are required to work a minimum of three (12 hour) shifts per schedule, yet hours are based on the needs of the unit(s) and are not guaranteed. (Length of shifts may vary) PRN staff may sign up in advance based on the needs of their home unit or other units within the department and may also be called when needs arise. PRN nurses must be flexible with regard to floating to other areas within the department as needed. They are considered the first to float in order to assure safe staffing requirements across the nursing units.Weekend Requirements: One (1) weekend shift per 4- week schedule. (Friday 7pm - Monday 7am)Holiday Requirements: Must work two (2) holidays per year: One major (Thanksgiving, Christmas or New Year's) and one minor (Memorial Day, July 4 th , Labor Day or Martin Luther King Day).This position is located at Grady's Crestview Health & Rehabilitation Center2800 Springdale Road SWAtlanta, GA 30315Crestview is EXPANDING!What is D-1?Sub-acute RehabAvg length of stay 21 days, discharge to plan to home, insured/self-pay/respite care(family/hospice respite care)Why Consider Us? (what are our advantages over other sub-acute rehab services?)RN Direct Care-GiversCentrally LocatedIn-house Respiratory StaffGrady AffiliationFull-time Physician ServicesState of the art Therapy Treatment RoomsFine dining experience, Open snack pantryRe-designed resident rooms, plenty of storage, flat-screen TV's, modern furnishingsConcierge services (Guest Services Rep, JD)Beautiful landscaped courtyardProfessional and Engaged Staff, providing exceptional careOn Staff Admissions NurseAdmission Nurse will review all referrals prior to admissionAdmission Nurse , will be our liaison between Crestview and Grady hospital, work with Rehab Care, our Rehab PartnerEOE-Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.