Kings Mountain, NC, United States
Job ID: 36943
Job Family: Patient Care Support
Status: Full Time
Shift Details: Regular
Department Name: 11101005230001-Emergency Department
Location: AH Kings Mountain Main - 706 W. Kings St
Shift Details: 7p - 7a, 36hrs/wk Full Time
Atrium Health Kings Mountain, a facility of Atrium Health Cleveland, first opened in 1951 as Kings Mountain Hospital. Since then, it has earned national distinction for patient care and clinical excellence. In 2015, Kings Mountain was named a Top Rural Hospital by The Leapfrog Group, a nonprofit organization focused on quality and safety in healthcare.
Atrium Health Kings Mountain is a 67-bed hospital with a broad range of services, from 24/7 emergency services and heart care to behavioral health and rehabilitation.
Atrium Health Kings Mountain Emergency Department is a 15 bed ED that serves all patient populations, including pediatrics. This ED values teamwork, strong critical thinking skills, and prioritization of care. We are a fast-paced unit that requires great time management skills. We collaborate with various other departments to assure patient throughput. Our team encourages professional development through participation in our Unit Based Council, Shared Governance, and professional certification.
Job SummaryPerforms nursing care and assists with planning and implementing care for the comfort and well being of the patient under the direct supervision of a registered nurse. Assists in maintaining a safe working environment, performs all related job responsibilities in a safe manner and maintains clinical and professional competency as appropriate to the ages, developmental stages, and special needs of the patients served.
Graduation from an accredited school of practical nursing required. Current LPN licensure or temporary license as a licensed practical nurse petitioner required. Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider (BLS HCP) from AHA required.
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