1+ months

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Medical Oncology

Mayo Clinic
Mankato, MN
Position description
The licensed practical nurse (LPN) provides nursing care to assigned patients under the direct supervision of the registered nurse (RN) or other assigned supervisor and accepts delegation from the RN/assigned supervisor in meeting the needs of the patient/family. The LPN collects data through observation and communicates information to assist the RN and/or provider in patient assessment and care planning. The LPN participates as a member of the health care team and accepts delegation from the RN/assigned supervisor and provider in meeting needs of the patient/family. The LPN delivers care in accordance with the patient care plan, policies and procedures of the organization and principles of relationship-based care. The LPN possesses excellent communication skills; is skillful in mentoring and instructing; and may participate on committees or projects, including quality improvement projects.
Graduate of a school of practical nursing If graduation did not occur within the last two years, one year of LPN experience working in an applicable setting is required Passed LPN Boards after a defined period in a professional nursing program
Additional qualifications
Additional Experience and/or Qualifications One year LPN experience within the last five years preferred Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) Experience working in a team environment Computer skills required, prior experience with electronic medical record systems preferred Ability to work flexible hours, which may include days, evenings, nights, holidays, weekends, and oncall Ability to adapt to unpredictable situations within the work setting Graduate of an accredited school of practical nursing preferred
License or certification
Licensure/Certifications Required Current LPN license by applicable state requirements Maintains BLS (Basic Cardiac Life Support) competency from one of the following programs: American Heart Association American Red Cross Additional specialty certification/Training: as required by the work area
Exemption status
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $19.02 per hour.
Benefits eligible
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
Schedule details
8 hour day shifts, Monday through Friday. Anticipate weekend and holiday scheduled shifts in future.

Additional role details and responsibilities include:

Medical Oncology Clinic, but opportunity to work in Infusion Center
Coordinating work and patient flow
Rooming patients
Administrative/clerical support
Support RN
Administer injections

Weekend schedule
Anticipate every other weekend and holiday scheduled shifts in future.
Site description
Mankato is one of the largest cities in southern MN and has earned several livability awards. Mankato's economic growth leads Minnesota and is among the top in the nation. The city has a contiguous population area of 96,740 and 1.6 million people live within 60 miles of Mankato. Greater Mankato is centrally located in south central Minnesota, nestled in the scenic beauty of the Minnesota River Valley, with convenient access to Minneapolis-St. Paul just one hour away.
Career profile
Job posting number
Cassie Schlaak
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).


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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Medical Oncology

Mayo Clinic
Mankato, MN

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