Nonexempt (Hourly - Eligible for overtime)
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. C alls prescriptions in for patients.
C ollaborates 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.
Graduate from a Licensed Practical Nursing Program approved by the Alabama Board of Nursing.
Work experience may NOT substitute for minimum education requirement.
LICENSES / CERTIFICATIONS / REGISTRATIONS
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) required
Currently licensed as a Practical Nurse in the State of Alabama
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicant’s or employee’s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.