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LPN Clinic (Family Practice)

Requisition #

65344BR

Physical Location

New Ulm, Minnesota

Posted Date

23-Sep-2020

Schedule Type

Casual

Dept. Name

Clinic - Family Practice

Hours Per Week

0

Contract

New Ulm MLPNA LPN

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.

New Ulm Medical Center, located in south central Minnesota, seeks to be a national model for rural health. New Ulm Medical Center is an award-winning, full-service health care campus, providing an array of patient care services through its integrated clinic and hospital, in addition to home health, hospice and ambulance services. Specialty services include Virginia Piper Cancer Center®, Minneapolis Heart Institute®, Courage Kenny Rehabilitation InstituteTM, the Birth Center and John Nasseff Neuroscience Institute. With 500+ employees, 50+ providers and 35 staffed beds, New Ulm Medical Center serves 70,000+ patients annually.  Our strong partnership with the community we serve also drives The Heart of New Ulm: a research study that has grown into an award-winning initiative, led by fellow community members, to reduce the incidence of heart attacks. 

Responsibilities

Req ID: 65344
  • Rooms patients, manages patient flow and obtains adequate patient medical information/data
  • Work the clinic Excellian inbasket, receiving and/or initiating patient phone calls.
  • Schedules appointments using established guidelines
  • Follow-up on labs/procedures as directed by provider
  • Actively engage in clinic communication, huddles or other activities
  • Clean, prepare organize and re-stock exam rooms
  • Flexibility with assignments
  • Assist co-workers as needed
  • Works directly with patients collecting and recording accurate data and documenting a brief summary of their reasons for the visit
  • Coordinates workflow, assists with the communication within the work station
  • Provides education to patients and families and contributes to the creation of a therapeutic environment
  • Patient experience
  • Administers medications
  • Follows all Allina and business unit policies including but not limited to: Code of Conduct, Respectful Workplace, HIPAA
  • Includes occasional greeting and screening patients and visitors and patient entrances

Education

  • Must be a graduate of an Accredited School of Practical Nursing

Qualification/Skills

Experience

  • Prefer minimum of one year LPN experience
  • Experience working with electronic medical records program strongly preferred
  • Will consider new grads
Skills
  • Ability to:
  • Utilize customer service skills in order to positively impact the experience of care for our patients, external customers, and internal service partners
  • Respond to various patient needs
  • Communicate and work within a team environment
  • Perform vital signs, documentation, infection control, medication administration and emergency procedures (i.e. CPR)
  • Maintain good organization, problem solving and judgement
  • Follow all procedures and protocols for assigned work area
  • Keyboard and navigate within an electronic medical record work environment

Licensure/Certifications

  • Current Minnesota LPN Licensure
  • BLS

Work Schedule

  • Location: New Ulm Medical Center Outpatient Clinic (New Ulm, MN)
  • Family Practice position
  • Casual status: Regular weekday hours between 7:30m-5pm. Occasional extended weekday hours (8am-7pm) and weekend (8am - 3pm) Urgent Care shifts as needed.
  • MLPNA union/contract

Location/Community Information

New Ulm is nestled just 90 miles southwest of the Twin Cities, in the heart of the Minnesota River Valley. The town is famous for its authentic German heritage, celebrated in festivals, historic monuments, attractions, shopping and many cultural events. Three school systems, complemented by numerous parks, safe neighborhoods and abundant recreational opportunities, make New Ulm an outstanding place both to live and work. 

New Ulm:

  • Located 90 miles southwest of the Twin Cities
  • Population = 13,210
  • Service Area = 40,000

Community Resource Links:

Allina Health-New Ulm

Community Information

New Ulm Journal

Explore Minnesota

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 #

65344BR
Nurse