Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - General Internal Medicine

    Mayo Clinic
    Rochester, MN 55901
    Full-time
    Similar jobs pay $20.16 - $31.86

    Job Description

    City

    Rochester

    State

    Minnesota

    Telecommute

    No

    Department

    General Internal Medicine

    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.

    Qualifications

    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

    Ability to adapt to unpredictable situations within the clinical and/or research settings. Able to work effectively with multiple members of the interdisciplinary care team. Demonstrates strong, effective and open communication skills to achieve mutual understanding and build trust and rapport with team members. Able to work in a rapidly changing environment while participating in developing innovative and creative solutions to patient care. Excels in creative experimentation and is able to explore new paths, procedures, and /or approaches to models of care teams. Displays flexibility in adapting and coping with accelerated changes within the environment.

    License or certification

    Must obtain prior to start date:

    Current LPN license by applicable state requirements.

    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
    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 $20.28 per hour.

    Benefits eligible

    Yes

    Schedule

    Full Time

    Hours / Pay period

    64

    Schedule details

    Monday - Friday; Days (variable start times), 8-hour shifts - NOT NEGOTIABLE

    Weekend schedule

    None.

    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

    Licensed Practical Nursing

    Job posting number

    132545BR

    Recruiter

    Todd Williams

    Equal opportunity employer

    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.

    Posting ID: 559417681Posted: 2020-06-03