LPN – Pediatrics Subspecialty Care Job
LPN – Pediatrics Subspecialty Care Job
Location: Rochester, MN, US
Company: Mayo Clinic
Department: Ambulatory Pediatrics
A Life-Changing Career
Responsibilities: The role of the LPN on Mayo 16 will be to partner with the multidisplinary team to provide thorough, excellent patient care to our complex pediatric patients. The LPN will be involved with the rooming of the patient and caregivers, completing the flow form, providing education on preventative services, assessing and completing medication documentation, and completing vital sign measurement and documentation. The LPN will compare findings to the patient’s baseline or expected normal range and report in an ongoing manner to the RN Care Coordinator or healthcare provider. As the position evolves, we look to expand the LPN’s role to include: administering oral medications and vaccines, reinforcing patient education, helping with case management as appropriate, and helping with the Pediatric Family Influenza Clinic. (007734)
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: Recent pediatric and/or ambulatory experience is preferred. The position requires excellent communication skills (verbal and written) and experience working in a team environment. Strong keyboarding and computer application skills are required. Prior experience with the electronic medical record is preferred. The LPN must be able to work flexible hours and adapt to unpredictable situations within the clinic setting. The LPN will demonstrate leadership, effective communication, and excellent critical thinking skills.
License or Certification: Must obtain prior to start date:
Current LPN license by applicable state requirements.
Arizona and Florida: Maintains current Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Providers.
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:
Benefit Eligible: Yes
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 $19.11 per hour.
Hours/Pay Period: 40-80 hours per 2 week pay period
Schedule Details: Monday – Friday; Days, 8-hour shifts – NOT NEGOTIABLE
Weekend Schedule: No weekends
Recruiter: Jeff Eigenheer
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”.
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.
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).
Job Posting Category: Nursing, Other Patient Care
Job Posting Number: 82255BR
Date: Apr 14, 2017
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