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Mayo Clinic Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Medical Assistant (MA) - Float Pool in Austin, Minnesota

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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.

• Collects data through observation and communicates information to assist the RN and/or provider in patient assessment and care planning.

• 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.

• Delivers care in accordance with the patient care plan, policies and procedures of the organization and principles of relationship-based care.

• Possesses excellent communication skills; is skillful in mentoring and teaching; and participates on committees or projects.

Qualifications

Education:

•Student or Graduate of a Practical Nursing or Medical Assistant program

•If a Medical Assistant, a High School Diploma or GED is also required

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.

It is understood that the position is currently in the department stated above, but overall the position is in clinic nursing and Mayo Clinic Health System in Austin does not guarantee department specific positions.

License or certification

If a Practical Nurse, a current MN LPN license is required.

If a Medical Assistant, certification is preferred but not required.

Maintains BLS (Basic Life Support) for Health Care Providers from one of the following programs:​

  1. American Heart Association

  2. American Red Cross

Exemption status

Non-exempt

Compensation Detail

This position is within the USW union contract. Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.

Benefits eligible

Yes

Schedule

Part Time

Hours / Pay period

48

Schedule details

This position may be required to train to any area of the clinic, including the Same Day Clinic.

Generally Monday through Friday day shifts, but may include evening, weekend and holiday hours as needed to cover absences.

Weekend schedule

See schedule details.

Site description

Austin, MN is a community of 22,000, and is surrounded by prairies, rivers and valleys just 90 minutes south of Minneapolis/St. Paul and 45 minutes west of Rochester. Excellent public and parochial education system, including programming for students with special needs and gifted students. Great recreation options including trout fishing, hunting, cross-country skiing, camping, hiking, cycling, indoor/outdoor tennis, canoeing and golfing. Upscale community offering many amenities not often found in communities this size. Hormel Foods, a multi-nation food manufacturer and marketer, has its corporate headquarters in Austin.

Recruiter

Elizabeth Brownewell

EOE

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.

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.

Equal opportunity

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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