LPN - Orthopedics
Company: Mayo Clinic
Posted on: November 22, 2021
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This position is open to experienced nurses and new grad
Location: Gonda 14, Orthopedics
For new grad nurses: All newly graduated Licensed Practical Nurses
with less than 12 months of practice experience, hired into a
scheduled FTE Registered Nurse position on the Rochester campus of
Mayo Clinic are automatically enrolled in the . A separate
application or enrollment process is not required. All nurses new
to Mayo Clinic, regardless of experience, will receive an extensive
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
Graduate of a school of practical nursing or passed LPN Boards
after a defined period in a professional nursing program (e.g.,
some states allow RN students to take the LPN board exam after
completing one to two years in the RN program). If graduation did
not occur within the last two years, one year of LPN experience
working in an applicable setting is required.
One year LPN experience within the last five years preferred.
Computer skills required, prior experience with electronic medical
record systems preferred. Excellent communication skills (verbal
and written). Experience working in a team environment. Ability to
work flexible hours. Ability to adapt to unpredictable situations
within the work setting. Graduate of an accredited school of
practical nursing preferred.
License or certification
Current LPN license by applicable state requirements. Arizona and
Florida: Maintains current Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care
Providers. Midwest: Maintains current Basic Life Support for Health
Care Providers from one of the following programs: American Heart
Association or American Red Cross. Additional specialty
certification/training as required by the work area.
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with
internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate
is $21.80 per hour.
Hours / Pay period
Monday - Friday; Variety of extended day shifts, 8-hour shifts
No weekends or holidays.
Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester,
Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable
environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city
is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United
States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle,
excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of
As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic
is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the
diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any
employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the
LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly
encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to
access job openings or to apply for a job are available.
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