Picayune , MS

Licensed Practical Nurse

Picayune, MS Full-time
Posted on June 24, 2018

Licensed Practical Nurse Position Available

Picayune Dialysis Unit (a service of Hattiesburg Clinic) Licensed Practical Nurse is needed for out-patient unit in Picayune; excellent benefits including 401K plan and competitive salary.

Work schedule is 12 hour day shifts, three days a week.


Position Summary: The Certified Hemodialysis LPN administers direct patient care in the dialysis unit under the supervision of the RN Nursing Supervisor, Charge Nurse, RN Team Leader, or Physician; performs assigned tasks independently and efficiently after instruction from designated medical personnel; is responsible for specific areas of the hemodialysis treatment including initiation of the dialysis treatment, preparation of safety equipment devices, conducting focused assessments contributing to ongoing data collection and comprehensive assessment by the RN; observes, records and reports patient signs and symptoms to the appropriate person; provides health teaching to the patient and their caregiver.


Requirements: Minimum requirements include graduation from an accredited school of practical nursing; has current Mississippi license;  Certified in the expanded role of IV therapy preferred.


Work Schedule: Three 12 hour days per week.