Seeking Licensed Practical Nurse (Night Shift Preferred)-Athens, Lawrenceville, Decatur, Conyers, GA
Provides direct patient care to patients and assists the Registered Nurse in the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of nursing care. The LPN is responsible for meeting the established standards of nursing practice and collaborating with other members of the health care team. Minimum Qualifications:
Protected Health Information Statement:
This position requires direct and unlimited access to Protected Health Information (PHI). The associate accesses only that PHI required to perform his/her essential job functions. The information accessed directly relates to the patient’s entire medical history and includes sensitive information such as the patient’s mental health status. The PHI is accessed to continue patient treatment, payment, and/or healthcare operations only. PHI is accessed through direct contact with patients, family members, patients• medical records/charts, computer applications, verbal reports from health care providers and interaction with various hospital associates (other departments/units).
The associate protects the confidentiality of Protected Health Information (PHI) of each individual by accessing only the sensitive information that is required to perform his/her essential job functions, associates are complying with the HIPAA requirements••
Essential Position Competencies/Functions: