5E Medical Overflow Unit

Cookeville Regional Medical Center

Patient Care Associate Apply
6p-6a, Varied

This position is responsible for performing basic and advanced Nursing Assistant skills under the direct supervision of an RN/LPN according to established policies, procedures, and guidelines within the department and the Medical Center. 


1.  EDUCATION: High school graduate (or have minimum of GED).   CNA Certification preferred.  CMA required at Inpatient Rehab.

2.  EXPERIENCE:  Prior experience in a hospital setting preferred.  No minimum required.

3.  SKILLS:  Able to read and write English.  Clinical skills to perform basic nursing care.  BLS current or within first 90 days of employment.

LPN Apply
7p-7a, Varied

This position is responsible for providing nursing care utilizing the nursing process within an assigned unit; observes, assesses, treats and cares for patients demonstrating an understanding of the cognitive, physical, emotional and chronological maturation process.  Oversees the work of non-licensed personnel. 


1.  EDUCATION: Graduate of a school of practical Nursing.  Current Tennessee LPN license. 

2.  EXPERIENCE: Experience in acute care nursing and in the specialty in the department of hire preferred  

3.  SKILLS:  BLS required at hire or during orientation, IV Qualified.