Georgia Employer LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE (LPN) in Social Circle, Georgia

SUMMARY:A licensed practical nurse (LPN) - provides care and treatment in accordance with physician orders.� Works in a team environment and within scope of practice as defined by State.� The LPN works under the direction of physicians and registered nurses (RN's)ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITES: Assesses patients by physical examination, including pertinent diagnostic testing to determine health status.Administers medications and treatments.Participates in the care planning process.Supervises LPNs and certified nursing assistants.Communicates with physicians regarding charges in resident's conditions, diagnostic test results, etc.Documents assessments and care in compliance with standards of care and company policy.Educates patients and their families on health-related issues.Completes required forms and documents in accordance with company policy and state and/or federal regulations.Performs other duties as assigned.Job Type: Full TimeRequired education:High school or equivalentRequired Licenses or Certification:CPRLicensed Practical Nurse