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. Eligibility may vary.Position descriptionThe Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in the Mayo Clinic Department of Nursing LPN Travel Pool will provide staffing support across Mayo Clinic nursing sites (Minnesota and Wisconsin) as determined by staffing and patient care needs.
As a Mayo Clinic employee, the Staffing Pool LPN actualizes Mayo Clinic core values and culture. The LPN will travel on a routine basis to various locations. Flexibility and adaptability are essential in work assignments and work schedules. 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.Qualifications
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
LPN traveler experience preferred. Mayo Clinic site experience preferred. One year LPN experience working in an applicable (acute care, critical access, transitional care, rehab or long term care) setting, with travel or float experience 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 daytime hours, flexibility may be required to meet staffing needs. Ability to adapt to unpredictable situations within the work setting.License or certification
Current active MN or WI nursing license by applicable state(s) requirements. Additional state nursing licenses may be required.
Valid driver's license, current auto insurance, clean driving record
, and mode of transportation.
Maintains current Basic Life Support (BLS) through American Heart Association or American Red Cross and must not expire within the first 90 days of employment.Exemption status
Up to $1,800.00 per week with an additional monthly stipend and travel differential.Benefits eligible
Full TimeHours / Pay period
60 - 72 hours per two week pay periodSchedule details
Schedule flexibility is required to meet site staffing needs. Will discuss assignments during the interview process. Weekend schedule
Per site staffing needs. Will discuss assignments during the interview process.Remote
NoSite descriptionMayo Clinic Health System
- is a family of clinics, hospitals and other health care facilities with 53 multispecialty clinics in southern Minnesota, western Wisconsin and northeastern Iowa. Our providers bring the knowledge and expertise of Mayo Clinic to these communities and many surrounding areas to ensure our patients receive world-class health care close to home. Patients have access to a full spectrum of health care options, with more than 100 medical and surgical services and specialties available throughout the system. To best meet the unique needs of the communities it serves, patients receive quality health care at Mayo Clinic Health System sites and, when needed, can receive highly specialized care at Mayo Clinic's campus in Rochester, Minnesota.https://mchsintranet.mayo.edu/administration/Rochester, Minnesota -
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.Recruiter
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.