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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.
Graduate of an accredited school of practical nursing or Graduate from a Medical Assistant diploma or associate degree program.
If a Medical Assistant, a High School Diploma/GED is also required
If graduation did not occur within the last two years, one year of LPN or MA experience working in an applicable setting is required.
Experience working in a team environment
Skills:Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
Computer skills required
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
Prior experience with electronic medical record systems preferred.
One year LPN/MA experience within the last five years preferred.
License or certification
Current LPN license by applicable state requirements or
Active Medical Assistant certification (CMA), or registration (RMA) or Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) is preferred .
Maintains BLS (Basic Life Support) for Health Care Providers from one of the following programs:
1.American Heart Association
2.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.
Hours / Pay period
Monday through Friday, hours ranging from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Occasionally earlier or later hours are required.
This position supports the Fairmont Clinic, primarily.
Requires occasional travel to other clinic sites, depending on staffing needs.
Orientation will be at full time hours.
Occasional weekend shifts.
No holidays at this time.
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 information, visit www.visitfairmontmn.com
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.