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LPN Home Infusion Therapy Coon Rapids, MN area

Requisition #

58501BR

Physical Location

Coon Rapids, Minnesota

Posted Date

08-Oct-2019

Dept. Name

Allina Health Home Infusion

Hours Per Week

32

Contract

Noncontract

Introduction

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Allina Health Pharmacy provides fast, efficient services at 15 sites throughout the Twin Cities metro and greater Minnesota communities. Pharmacy team members have expertise in many acute and chronic medication needs, including organ transplant, diabetes, infertility, pediatrics, oncology and the management of multiple medications. Online and mail order prescription services are also provided.

Responsibilities

Req ID: 58501
  • This position will provide patient care support to assist providers as instructed by the physician, nurse practitioner or nurse
  • Coordinate referrals on behalf of patients
  • The LPN will collect, organize and enter patient data into Excellian such as lab results and interval patient history
  • In addition, they will schedule appointments
  • Duties will also include placing and intercepting phone calls, medication reconciliation, entering allergies, acting as a liaison with families, rooming patients for provider visits and obtaining referral information for Allina home Infusion

Education

  • Licensed practical nurse education

Qualification/Skills

Experience

  • At least one year in a primary care clinic setting and/or long term care environment
  • Must have experience with an electronic medical record (EMR) with the ability to efficiently keyboard, navigate and complete documentation in the EMR

Skills

  • Critical thinking skills
  • Flexibility with hours
  • Acting as a liaison, this person must have excellent customer service skills and be able to function as a strong team member
  • Must be able to multitask, prioritize tasks and demonstrate strong organizational skills
  • Must demonstrate data entry/keyboarding skills with the ability to type 40 WPM or greater along with accuracy and detail orientation
  • Should also have good judgement and problem solving skills

Licensure/Certifications

  • BLS
  • LPN license required

Work Schedule

32 hours/week day shift, day hours may vary slightly, w/e shift is every other w/e

Location/Community Information

The city of Coon Rapids is a fast growing community on the Mississippi River just 20 minutes north of Minneapolis-St. Paul, and the metropolitan area's gateway to the northern part of the state. Coon Rapids offers excellent access to highways, dynamic community shopping centers with major retail anchors, and a wide variety of recreational activities including neighborhood and regional parks, a municipal golf course, indoor ice arenas, hiking and biking trails and swimming pools.

Coon Rapids:

  • Located 14 miles North of Minneapolis and 20 miles Northwest of St. Paul
  • Population = 63,000
  • Service area = 413,500

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune

Closing

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.


Requisition #

58501BR
Nurse