14 days old
2018-08-072018-09-14

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Medical Assistant (MA) - Family Med

Mayo Clinic
Owatonna, MN 55060
City
Owatonna
State
Minnesota
Telecommute
No
Department
Nursing
Position description
The licensed practical nurse (LPN) or medical assistant (MA) 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/MA collects data through observation and communicates information to assist the RN and/or provider in patient assessment and care planning. The LPN/MA 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/MA delivers care in accordance with the patient care plan, policies and procedures of the organization and principles of relationship-based care. The LPN/MA possesses excellent communication skills; is skillful in mentoring and instructing; and may participate on committees or projects, including quality improvement projects.
Qualifications
Education:
•Graduate of an accredited school of practical nursing or graduate of a medical assistant program

Experience:
•If graduation did not occur within the last two years, one year of LPN or MA experience working in an applicable setting is required.
•Experience working in a team environment

Skills:
•Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
•Computer skills required
•Ability to work flexible hours, which may include days, evenings, nights, holidays, weekends, and on-call
•Ability to adapt to unpredictable situations within the work


Additional qualifications
Prior experience with electronic medical record systems preferred.
One year LPN/MA experience within the last five years preferred.

License or certification
•Current LPN license by applicable state requirements or
•Medical Assistant certification or registration. In the event of no certification or registration and ineligibility to become certified or registered, an ABR-OE or equivalent is required.

•Maintains BLS (Basic Life Support) for Health Care Providers from one of the following programs:
  1. American Heart Association
  2. American Red Cross

•Additional specialty certification/training as required by the work area.

Exemption status
Non-exempt
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $16.68 per hour.
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
72
Schedule details
Monday-Friday, days. 7:30-7:45am start time. 5pm end time. There will be a "late night" once per week, and that can go as late at 6-6:30pm. 72 hours per pay period gets an afternoon off once per week.
Weekend schedule
Not applicable at this time.
Site description
Owatonna, Minnesota a thriving community of over 25,000 people, boasting one of the strongest economies in Minnesota. Located just 38 miles west of Rochester, MN and 60 miles south of Minneapolis/St. Paul, Owatonna is home to more than 40 industrial business firms as well as the headquarters for Federated Insurance. Minnesota State University, Mankato is located 40 miles west in Mankato as well as renowned private colleges, St. Olaf and Carlton located in Northfield, 35 miles north of Owatonna. Kaplan's Woods Parkway offers 225 acres for hiking, biking, jogging, picnicking and cross-country skiing. Excellent golfing is available at public and private courses, several of which are staffed by full-time golf instructors. For the tennis enthusiast, both outdoor and indoor facilities provide opportunities for year-round participation. Because many residents love music and the arts, the Owatonna Arts Center displays the work of many local and national artists.
Category
Nursing
Career profile
Licensed Practical Nursing
Job posting number
101673BR
Recruiter
Rebecca Grassmann
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).

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