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Feb 21, 2017Permanent
Because of employees like you, we remain one of Georgia's Most Preferred Hospitals in Overall Healthcare Services for more than 16 consecutive years. Your continued employment allows Northside Hospital to remain the fastest-growing healthcare organization in the Southeast. We support your continued growth and development by providing you the following opportunity. Facility Overview: Northside Hospital Discover what's possible. See what's inside. Discovering what's possible at Northside Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia --- it's something our patients and team members do every day. Our reputation as one of Georgia's fastest growing healthcare institutions and our state-of-the-art, award-winning work environment are well-known. But what resonates most with our people is the way we balance clinical excellence with compassionate care, support real work/life balance, and how close they feel to their co-workers. Our 537-bed, not-for-profit, full-service hospital does more than serve our community. We're a market leader in Women's Services, Maternity and Newborn Services, Surgery, Robotic Surgery, and Cancer Care. Proud to have been voted "Atlanta's Most Preferred Hospital for All Health Care Needs" by consumers for more than 16 years. We are pleased to offer our people great pay, benefits, and a pension plan. We are a state-of-the-art setting for opportunity, top quality health care, and you. Ready to make a difference --- and a better living? Find your extraordinary side with Northside Hospital today. Service Area Overview: Extraordinary cancer care Discovering what's possible at The Northside Hospital Cancer Institute --- it's something our patients do every day. When cancer is what they're up against, finding the right team to counsel, support, treat, and monitor them is everything. When patients choose Northside, they are connecting with one of the largest and most respected providers of comprehensive cancer services in the Southeast. - Our program has received an Outstanding Achievement Award as a fully accredited Comprehensive Community Hospital Cancer Program by the American College of Surgeons' Commission on Cancer. - Specialty areas include: BMT; Women's; Prostate; and Research. - The Northside Hospital Cancer Institute combines the latest in technology, research with compassionate, patient-centered care. For patients and families focused on cancer, our level of clinical excellence --- on par with academic- based programs --- is impressive and important. But often, what people talk about most is our team, the warm, attentive care that they provide, and how personally they take it when our neighbors are affected by cancer. Do you have the dedication and empathy to contribute to our team? Then find your extraordinary side with us today! As part of Northside Hospital, we balance clinical excellence with compassionate care, support work/life balance and continuing education, and offer great pay, benefits, and a pension plan. For information on rewarding cancer care careers with Northside Hospital, ranked by Forbes magazine as one of the Top 25 Places to Work in the US, contact us today. Position Description: Renders direct patient care to an assigned group of patients, in accordance with the philosophy and policies of the Patient Care Division. Works under the guidance and direction of the Registered Nurse and the Clinical Supervisor in an assigned clinical area within a patient population as defined by the unit. The Licensed Practical Nurse may be temporarily reassigned to any of the Hospital's patient care areas at the discretion of the House Coordinator or Director. Position Requirements: REQUIRED: Graduation from an approved school of practical nursing. Certified in skills applicable to area within designated time frame. Current, valid American Heart Association Basic Life Support for Health Care Provider (CPR and AED) Program card. PREFERRED: Previous experience in specialty area. Must have excellent IV placement (start) skills. Experience working with ports a plus. Excellent customer service skills. Ability to work in a fast paced environment. Licensure/Certification Requirements: Yes Work Hours: 8:30a-4p Weekend Requirements: No On-Call Requirements: No Why continue to grow with Northside? Northside supports our employees' professional and personal growth. We foster an environment that promotes work/life balance. We embrace diversity. We care about you. If you are ready to advance your career, apply online today! Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law..