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Updated 5.3.17

LAWRENCE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL

LPN – Family Medical Center (FT)
POSITION PURPOSE (Summary) Directly responsible for the therapeutic care of patients. Must possess a good working knowledge of the nursing process and demonstrate sound clinical skills. The LPN promotes good public relations for the clinic and organization while maintaining patient confidence. Must be able to perform appropriately in crises situations. Needs ability to communicate effectively within the organization and project a positive attitude. Performs other duties as assigned.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
Education: Must be a graduate of an approved state school of nursing and currently licensed in the state of Arkansas.
Experience: At least one year experience is preferred. Experience in clinic nursing helpful.

Cardiac Rehab RN (PT)
POSITION PURPOSE (Summary) Observe professional ethics in maintaining confidential information acquired concerning the personal, financial, medical or employment of patients of Lawrence Memorial Hospital. Must follow and enforce accepted Safety practices for patients. Must report safety hazard and initiate appropriate action. Must participate in safety instructional programs. Good communication skills with ability to notify physician and/or ambulance if necessary.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
Education: Must be a professional that is currently licensed in the state of Arkansas as a registered nurse. A diploma, Associate or Baccalaureate degree in nursing is required. BLS/ACLS certification is required.
Experience: Cardiac Rehab experience is preferred but not required.

Emergency Dept RN (FT) (PRN) (WEO)
POSITION PURPOSE (Summary) To provide professional care while assuming responsibility and accountability for a group of Emergency Department patients, by providing direct and indirect care through the continued utilization of the nursing process in collaboration with other health team members. Provides care that reflects initiative, flexibility, and responsibility with a minimum of supervision. To triage safely, rapidly, and accurately, every patient that enters the emergency care system. Determines priorities of care based on physical and psychosocial needs, as well as factors influencing patient flow through the system. Communicates with Emergency Department Physician about changes in patient’s status, symptomatology, and results of diagnostic studies. Is able to respond quickly and accurately to changes in condition and response to treatment.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
Education: Has completed an approved high school course of study or the equivalent thereof; and is a graduate of an accredited school of nursing and holds a diploma or certificate there from; and is currently licensed in the state of Arkansas.
Experience: Up to 6 months RN experience desirable.

Med Surg RN (FT)
POSITION PURPOSE (Summary) Observe professional ethics in maintaining confidential information acquired concerning the personal, financial, medical or employment of patients of Lawrence Memorial Hospital. Must follow and enforce accepted Safety practices for patients. Must report safety hazards and initiate appropriate action. Must participate in safety instructional programs. Good communication skills with ability to notify physician and/or ambulance if necessary. Must demonstrate competent nursing skills. Must demonstrate leadership through fair delegation of duties. Must be capable of serving as a charge nurse.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
Education: High school diploma or GED. An Associate or Baccalaureate degree from an approved state school of nursing. Will also consider an LPN for this position if currently enrolled in RN classes.

Dietary Aide (FT)
POSITION PURPOSE (Summary) Responsible for washing pots and pans; assist in the cleaning operations of the patient, resident and cafeteria trays delivered to the dish-room area. Does cleaning assignment as required by cleaning schedule. Acts as back-up helper for tray lines during meals.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS Education: Must be able to read, write and make simple calculations, and follow oral and written instructions. Must have high school diploma or GED.
Experience: Previous dietary experience is desirable but not essential. On the job training provided to learn the policies and procedures of the hospital/nursing home and the dietary department.

Housekeeping (FT)
POSITION PURPOSE (Summary) Responsible for cleaning Lawrence Memorial Health Services, which includes: Lawrence Memorial Hospital, Lawrence Hall Nursing Center, Family Medical Center, Rehab Services, Lawrence County Specialty Clinic and Home Medical Equipment & Supply.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
Education: Must be able to read, write, and do simple arithmetic. Needs mechanical aptitude and ability to follow oral and written instruction and work with limited supervision.
Experience: Worker needs four weeks on the job training under direction of director to require skill and versatility to perform satisfactorily.

LAWRENCE HALL NURSING CENTER

RN (FT) (PT)
POSITION PURPOSE (Summary) Responsible for supervising therapeutic nursing care. Serves as a role model in clinical skills and leadership. Promotes good public relations for the nursing division and Lawrence Hall Nursing Center.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
Education: Graduate of accredited school of nursing and licensed by the state of Arkansas.
Experience: Must be a registered nurse with at least one year of recent clinical experience. Must possess and demonstrate clinical knowledge and confidence in chosen clinical area. Prefer experience in geriatric nursing.

LPN (FT) (PT)
POSITION PURPOSE (Summary) Directly responsible for supervision of the nursing unit and provision of resident care. Must possess a good working knowledge of the nursing process and demonstrate sound clinical skills. Must promote good public relations for the unit and maintain patient confidentiality.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
Education: Must be a graduate of an approved state school of nursing and currently licensed as a practical nurse in the state of Arkansas.
Experience: New licensed practical nurse graduate or previous experience as a nursing home charge nurse with an interest in geriatrics.

CNA (FT) (PT)
POSITION PURPOSE (Summary) Performs various duties assisting in the care of residents as assigned by the registered nurse or licensed practical nurse. Promotes good public relations for the unit and the nursing home. Performs other duties as assigned.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
Education: A high school diploma or GED is preferred. Must have completed an organized nursing assistant training program or equivalent. Must be certified by the state of Arkansas.
Experience: Must have worked as a nursing assistant within the past year. Previous experience in a geriatric setting preferred.

Hostess (FT)
POSITION PURPOSE (Summary) Responsible for providing accurate and timely food service to meet residents’ needs, in compliance with federal, state and local requirements.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
Education: Must be able to read, write and make simple calculations, and follow oral and written instructions. Must be able to withstand long periods of time on your feet. Must be able to lift at least 20lbs.
Experience: On the job training provided to learn the policies and procedures of the nursing home and the dietary department.

Hospitality (FT)
POSITION PURPOSE (Summary) Responsible for providing quality service to meet residents’ needs, in compliance with federal, state and local requirements.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
Education: Must be able to read, write and make simple calculations, and follow oral and written instructions. Must be able to withstand long periods of time on your feet. Must be able to lift at least 20 lbs.
Experience: On the job training provided to learn the policies and procedures of the nursing home and the dietary department.

Definitions:
(FT) = Full Time
(PT) = Part Time
(PRN) = Work only when needed
(WEO) = Weekend Option