Georgia Employer LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE LPN in Atlanta, Georgia

**Overview** Did you know that some of the industry s most talented and caring registered nurses are at DCI? Our nursing staff has helped DCI achieve the lowest mortality and hospitalization rates among large dialysis providers for the past 13 years in a row. We think our Nurses are pretty awesome; they make a difference in our patients' lives by helping them live longer and achieve a better quality of life. Our mission is the care of the patient is our reason for existence. What s yours? **The LPN** provides direct patient care under the supervision of the Registered Nurse. This position is full-time 4 days/week. **Responsibilities** The following is a summary of what makes our team successful. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. + Provides nursing care according to clinic policies and procedures, including thorough patient assessment, initiation and discontinuation of treatment, monitoring during treatment, assessment following treatment, completing primary nurse responsibilities, assuring ordered lab is obtained + Determines patient care priorities and organizes workload. + Assess and monitors the patient access, taking appropriate action if a problem is noted. Documents thoroughly. + Understands and follows the clinic infection control policies and procedures. + Understands the basic concepts of water treatment and reuse and the effects on patient care. + Documents care of the patient according to DCI policies, including changes in the patient condition and other pertinent data. + Communicates clearly and effectively with co-workers, physicians, patients, and supervisors, keeping all appropriate people aware of changes in the patient condition. + Is knowledgeable of and follows the clinics' Risk Management program. For more information about equal opportunity please see: https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf ; https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP\_EEO\_Supplement\_Final\_JRF\_QA\_508c.pdf ; https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp\_formattedESQA508c.pdf ; and https://www.nlrb.gov/sites/default/files/attachments/basic-page/node-3788/employeerightsposter-8-5x11.pdf . **ID** _2018-7791_ **\# of Openings** _1_ **Address** _240 Ponce de Leon Avenue_ **Category** _Nursing_ DCI is an Equal Opportunity Employer/AA VEVRAA Federal Contractor Employer's Job# FC259281B1394E1FAA4A2E2CCBEC1CA7 Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.