Licensed Practical Nurse [LPN] - Contract

Columbus, GA 31904

Posted: 02/02/2023 Industry: Nursing Job Number: KF352704123 Pay Rate: 43.00

Job Description

Licensed Practical Nurse - LPN
Zip Code: Columbus, GA 31904
Employment TypeDirect Hire | Workplace Type: On-site
Healthcare Specialty: Hospital | Salary: $29 per hour
 
A compassionate professional LPN is needed to join as a multi-functional member of a well-known hospital in Columbus, Georgia. As the Licensed Practical Nurse, you will be responsible manage the patient’s care depending on their needs and medications as directed by the physicians. If you are a Licensed Practical Nurse and want to work with an acclaimed healthcare hospital in the Columbus area, submit your application today!
 
Licensed Practical Nurse’s Responsibilities
  • Monitor patient’s vitals and record results in their file
  • Maintain cleanliness and comfort of the patients, including bathing, feeding, and dressing
  • Assist nursing and medical staff with basic medical tasks, i.e., administer medications and age-appropriate vaccinations
  • Evaluate the patient’s well-being and report any needs to medical staff 
  • Explain treatments and procedures to patients and their families as directed by physicians
  • Move patients from wheelchairs, beds, and gurneys to designated rooms
 
Licensed Practical Nurse’s Qualifications
  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • A minimum of 3 or more years of patient care experience, preferably within a hospital setting
  • Must be licensed in Georgia as a Registered Nurse or be currently enrolled in an accredited nursing school with successful completion of Fundamentals of Nursing. 
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Certificate required
  • Must have unlimited flexibility to work days, nights, and weekends for 12-hour shifts 
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screening and criminal background check
 
Company Culture & Perks
  • This position is a long-term temporary assignment – 36-hour shifts per week over a 12-week contract. Once completed, you will be eligible for a contract renewal. 
  • Work with one of the area’s most well-known hospitals servicing various specialties and disciplines.
  • The hospital is located near various restaurants to enjoy during lunchtime!
  • The hospital offers long-term opportunities with a strong career path.
  • You can receive a bonus of up to $3,000 every four weeks when you continue to work with the hospital.
  • Once hired, you can enroll in the organization’s comprehensive benefits package, including Health insurance, Life, Disability, and AD&D Insurance, FSA, PTO, Wellness Program, EAP, 401k, and more!
 
Salary: $29 per hour
 
Why Team1Medical?
Team1Medical is one of Columbus, Georgia's most trusted medical staffing agencies. Our team believes in the importance of learning who you are as a person and a professional. We offer Direct Hire, Temp-to-hire, and PRN positions to allow you to choose the opportunities that best fit your needs. Whether you are an experienced professional or just launching your career, Team1Medical will invest in your success. View more open positions at www.team1medical.com 
 
Team1Medical is an affiliate of The Reserves Network, a family-owned and veteran-founded company. Since 1987, we have been a trusted partner to employers and job seekers within the healthcare community. As an equal opportunity employer, we value our employees and foster an environment of respect, integrity, and trust in every aspect of employment. However you identify and whatever your background, we encourage you to apply today. 

Meet Your Recruiter

Kelsey Fink
Staffing Consultant

Kelsey started her career in the human resources department of an automotive organization. She joined Team1Medical as a Staffing Consultant in 2022. Kelsey is trilingual, fluent in German and English, and advanced in Russian. Kind-spirited, patient, and funny, Kelsey will exhaust all resources to get you the position that you want. She loves helping people and enjoys interactions of all kinds.

After work, she likes to read books, bake cupcakes, and spend time with her children.

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