Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Oncology
Company: WellStar Health System
Posted on: May 9, 2022
OverviewHow would you like to work in a place where your
contributions and ideas are valued? A place where you can serve
with compassion, pursue excellence and honor every voice? At
Wellstar, our mission is simple, yet powerful: to enhance the
health and well-being of every person we serve. We are proud to
have become a shining example of what's possible when the brightest
professionals dedicate themselves to making a difference in the
healthcare industry, and in people's lives.ResponsibilitiesHow
would you like to work where compassion meets innovation? -Wellstar
is a winner of the Commission on Cancer's Outstanding Achievement
Award for commitment to high-quality cancer care! We are seeking a
compassionate Licensed Practical Nurse who enjoys making a
difference in their patient's life. - With Wellstar's Northwest
Georgia Oncology Center you can have a positive impact on the
well-being of our patients. - This full-time opportunity is based
atThe Oncology LPN works under the direction of the direction of a
Registered Nurse or Nurse Manager and functions within the LPN
Scope of Practice. The LPN provides care for the patient. This
includes age-appropriate interventions that meet physical,
emotional, developmental, psychosocial and educational needs.The
Oncology LPN is responsible for coordination and delivery of
high-quality care. Includes preparing patient for exams, assisting
during treatments, coordinating tests and follow-up care and
recording treatment in medical record. The LPN also assists with
patient and family education.Assists with patient and family
education. They are responsible for attending and participating in
staff meetings, in-services, special projects and continued
education. Performs other duties as necessary. In this role they
can serve as a preceptor for newly hired LPN
colleagues.QualificationsRequired Minimum Education:
- Practical Nursing DiplomaRequired Minimum
- Current/active license as a Licensed Practical Nurse in the
State of Georgia.
- Must have a current BLS card from the American Heart
Association prior to hire date.Required Minimum Experience:
- Previous healthcare experience preferred.
- Experience in oncology, ambulatory, outpatient setting
preferred.Required Minimum Skills:
- Positive leadership,
- problem solving skills,
- strong organizational and time management skills.
- Strong assessment and clinical skills.
- Strong written and verbal communication skills.
- Computer skills required.We'd like to invite you on a career
journey like no other! In return for your contributions, we'll help
you make the most of all life's moments - on and off the job.
Wellstar Total Rewards is designed to provide for your total
well-being, including: -Your Wellness, -Your Pay, -Your Future,
-Your Joy. - We think it's pretty simple - we care for our team
members and our team members care for the community. Make a
difference in patients' lives--- and your own! Here, it's more than
healthcare - it's CareerCare!
Keywords: WellStar Health System, Smyrna , Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Oncology, Healthcare , Smyrna, Georgia
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