LPN - Employee Community Health Procedural Clinic
Company: Mayo Clinic
Posted on: October 7, 2018
City Rochester State Minnesota Telecommute No Department Employee & Community Health Position description Location: Baldwin Procedure, GYN and Ortho Clinic, Employee and Community Health Patient Care Type: The Procedure Clinic is available for ECH patients (Family Medicine, Community Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine and Primary Care Internal Medicine). The Procedure Clinic on Baldwin 4 has six procedure rooms, staffed by three proceduralists and four procedure nurses. The Ortho Clinic on Baldwin 1 has three rooms, staffed by three physician assistants and two procedure nurses. The clinics perform a wide variety of procedures, including the following: aspiration/injections, skin biopsy, laceration repair, incision and drainage, vasectomies and circumcisions. In addition to pre-scheduled slots, the clinic has daily acute slots for same-day scheduling. Nursing Team Roles: Primary LPN responsibilities include rooming, assisting with procedures and reinforcing discharge instructions. The LPNs work at a fast pace, are self-driven and have great team work. 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. Qualifications Student or 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. Additional qualifications One year of LPN experience within the past 3 years preferred. Ambulatory experience preferred. Procedural experience preferred. Excellent communication skills (verbal and written). Experience working in a team environment. Strong keyboarding and computer application skills required, prior experience with electronic medical record systems preferred. Ability to work flexible hours. Ability to adapt to unpredictable situations within the work setting. Demonstrated leadership, effective communicator, and excellent critical thinking skills. License or certification Must obtain prior to start date: Current RN license by applicable state requirements. Arizona and Florida: Maintains Basic Life Support (BLS) competency. Midwest: Basic Cardiac Life Support for healthcare providers- BCLS - certificate of course completion required and must not expire within 3 months after start date. A scanned copy of the certificate of completion or transcripts, including your full name, must be attached to your profile to be considered. We will only accept certificates of course completion from the following providers: American Heart Association (Title: BLS for Healthcare Providers or BLS Provider) Red Cross (Title: CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers or BLS for Healthcare Providers) Military Training Network 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 $19.49 per hour. Benefits eligible Yes Schedule Part Time Hours / Pay period 48 hours per 2 week pay period Schedule details Monday - Friday; Days, 8-hour shifts - NOT NEGOTIABLE Site description 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 life. Category Nursing Career profile Nursing Job posting number 97643BR Recruiter Heather Miller Equal opportunity employer Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).
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