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Licensed Practical Nurse - Hourly/PRN
The Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities (DBHDD) is currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to work on an "as needed" basis at Georgia Regional Hospital - Atlanta, located in Decatur, GA.
This is an hourly position with no benefits.
- Knowledge of medication administration
- Ability to transcribe orders
- Work directly with patients and assist Registered Nurses in all nursing duties
- Observe and document patient behavior
Positions available on various units/departments:
A Current Georgia license to practice as a licensed practical nurse
Preference will be given to those who, in addition to meeting the above qualifications, also possess the following:
- One year of experience working as an LPN
- Experience in psychiatric nursing care
/ hour. This is an hourly position with no benefits associated.
This position is located at Georgia Regional Hospital of Atlanta in Atlanta (Decatur), Georgia.
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Please email your cover letter and resume in Microsoft Word format to: GRHAjobs@dhr.state.ga.us
To ensure proper routing/handling of your credentials, copy/paste or type the following title in the subject line of your email: Licensed Practical Nurse - Hourly/PRN If you are currently employed by DBHDD, please include "Internal Employee" in the subject line as well. If you are an employee currently working in a unit that is closing, please follow the instructions in the gray box below.
Special Instructions for employees affected by closures at SWSH & CSH’s Craig Center
*AFFECTED EMPLOYEES MUST COMPLETE THIS STEP*
Follow the directions to apply for this job as listed above. However, be sure to include either SWSH, Craig, or Warm Springs, depending on which applies to you, along with Internal Employee and the Job Title.
"Licensed Practical Nurse - Hourly/PRN – Internal SWSH Employee" or
"Licensed Practical Nurse - Hourly/PRN – Internal Craig Employee"
ALSO complete the information at this link: Affected Employee Link
You may be subject to a Drug Screen. You may be required to submit fingerprints to check for the existence of Criminal History Record Information through the Georgia Bureau of Investigation and the Federal Bureau of Investigation. You do have the right to challenge the contents of any Criminal History that is located, should you choose to do so.
The Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities provides services to ensure the health and welfare of Georgians. As an employee of DBHDD, in the event of an identified emergency you may be required, as a term and condition of employment, to assist in meeting the emergency responsibilities of the department.