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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Operating Room (OR) Job

Mayo Clinic

New Prague, MN
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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Operating Room (OR) Job

Location: New Prague, MN, US

Company: Mayo Clinic

Department: Operating Room

A Life-Changing Career

Responsibilities: 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 procedure 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. If graduation did not occur within the last two years, one year of LPN experience working in an applicable setting is required. Passed LPN boards after defined period in a professional nursing program. One year LPN experience in the last five years preferred. Excellent communication skills. Experience working in a team environment. Computer skills required, prior experience with electronic medical record systems preferred. 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 setting. Graduate of an accredited school of practical nursing preferred.

Additional Qualifications: Someone who is eager to learn and can multitask.

License or Certification: Current LPN license by the applicable state requirements, maintain BLS competency from American heart association or American red cross. Additional specialty certification/training as required by the work area.

Benefit Eligible: Yes
Exemption Status: Non-exempt
Compensation Detail: Minimum rate is $17.30 based upon union contract.
Hours/Pay Period: 48
Schedule Details: Monday -Friday between 6:00 and 18:00. Shared service between New Prague and Waseca surgery, same day surgery, endoscopy, sterile processing and specialty clinic.
Weekend Schedule: Weekend and call hours available to the right candidate.

Recruiter: Becky Grassmann

Why Mayo Clinic? Mayo Clinic provides the highest quality patient care by placing the needs of the patient first. We are the largest integrated, not-for-profit medical group practice in the world with approximately 60,000 employees working in a unique environment that brings together the best in patient care, groundbreaking research and innovative medical education. We offer a highly competitive compensation package, which includes exceptional benefits, and have been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as one of the top 100 “Best Companies to Work For”.

Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).

Job Posting Category: Nursing
Job Posting Number: 78211BR

Date: Mar 15, 2017

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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