Princeton Baptist Medical Center:Located in Birmingham, this hospital is equipped with 505 beds and serves 53,000 people for primary and emergency care. Princeton is accredited by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer, and is committed to contributing to the future of health care through its clinical research and medical residency program. Princeton offers fast, life-saving response times for patients with chest pain or stroke symptoms; cardiology, including structural heart and valve care; orthopedics, including rehabilitation; psychiatric care; a comprehensive sleep center; and a Comprehensive Bariatrics Center, providing surgical and non-surgical weight-loss procedures.
Responsible for providing direct nursing care under the direction of a physician, assists medical providers, and maintains a clean and safe environment in accordance with policies and procedures. To assist in providing direct patient care to assigned patients. To follow the established patient treatment plan and administering and monitoring treatment as required.
CORE JOB RESPONSIBILITIES AND SKILLS
Assists physicians by charting, documenting treatment regimen, reporting changes in patient's condition and maintaining accurate patient records. Calls prescriptions in for patients.
Collaborates with the medical personnel caring for the patients. Researches and recommends alternative services as needed.
Educates the patient on medical condition and treatment plan. Participates in patient follow-up activities.
Orders, receives and stores clinic supplies. Performs clerical functions as needed.
Performs direct nursing tasks including taking vital signs, obtaining lab specimens and assisting with minor procedures.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Required: Currently enrolled in an accredited School of Nursing with enough years/credits to be eligible to take the NCLEX-PN exam
LICENSES / CERTIFICATIONS / REGISTRATIONS
Current State LVN/LPN license and CPR certification.
Primary Location: Birmingham, Alabama
Facility: Princeton Baptist Med Ctr
Shift Type: Days
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