Piedmont Rockdale Hospital
Medical Surgical Unit Profiles
Our Purpose: To make a positive difference in every life we touch.
Our Vision: We are transforming health care, creating a destination known for the best clinicians and a one-of-a-kind experience that always puts patients first.
Our Values: Champion patient centered care, exemplify teamwork and connections, be an owner, and embrace the future.
Medical Surgical 1 (MS1): 31 beds
Patient population consists of chest pain, CHF, patients requiring hemodialysis, 1013/2013 patients, and general medical patients. Nursing competency includes BLS, early behavioral response & recognition (EBRR), and standard medical surgical nursing care.
Medical Surgical 2 (MS2): 32 beds
Patient population consists of stroke/TIA and general medical patients. Nursing competency requires BLS, Georgia stroke curriculum, and standard medical surgical nursing care.
Medical Surgical 3 (MS3): 31 beds
Patient population consist of post-surgical and procedural patients as well as general medical patients. Nurse competency includes BLS and standard medical surgical nursing care.
The Licensed Practical Nurse provides nursing care under the supervision of a Registered Nurse or provider to patients form birth through the lifecycle utilizing the nursing process in accordance with Piedmont Healthcare's Mission and Vision Statements; functions within the framework of their license and the policy and procedures of the organization and demonstrates professional growth and accountability. The Licensed Practical Nurse guides ancillary staff, collaborates with other health care professionals in the provision of quality nursing care. The Licensed Practical Nurse blends compassion, caring and technologically appropriate competency resulting in holistic care to the patient.
MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED:
Graduate of a LPN program
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
New graduates of an accredited nursing school are eligible.
MINIMUM LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW:
Current License in the State of Georgia as a LPN or NLC/eNLC Multistate License. BLS certification required
Demonstrated clinical competency in the specialty area applying for Nursing Experience in Hospital Setting Preferred
Posting ID: 611340815Posted: 2021-03-09