Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Med/Surg
Company: Mayo Clinic
Posted on: January 24, 2023
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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
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.
One year LPN experience within the last five years preferred.
Excellent communication skills (verbal and written). 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.
License or certification
Current LPN license by applicable state requirements. Arizona and
Florida: Maintains current Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care
Providers. Midwest: Maintains current Basic Life Support for Health
Care Providers from one of the following programs: American Heart
Association or American Red Cross. Additional specialty
certification/training as required by the work area.
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with
internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate
is $21.64 per hour.
Hours / Pay period
12 hour day and night rotating shifts.
Orientation will be at full time hours.
Every third weekend and holiday rotation.
Fairmont, known as the "City of Lakes," is located in the south
central part of Minnesota, just two hours south of the
Minneapolis/St. Paul metro and one hour south of Mankato,
Minnesota. An exceptional lifestyle awaits you in Fairmont's
friendly small town atmosphere with amenities truly unique for
cities of its size. Fairmont offers outstanding four-season
recreational activities and many other quality of life
characteristics for the whole family including a safe & friendly
community with exceptional school systems. The population is around
12,000 with a patient population base of around 60,000. For more
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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