Why Mayo Clinic
The position will support our Chippewa Falls clinic but may float to our Bloomer, Barron and/or Rice Lake clinics.
The certified medical assistant (CMA) performs assigned tasks of direct and indirect care in the ambulatory setting to meet the care needs of patients under the direct supervision of a physician (medical acts) or assigned supervisor. The medical assistant participates as a member of the health care team and accepts appropriate delegation from the RN or physician in meeting needs of the patient/family. The medical assistant performs assigned tasks in accordance with the patient care plan, policies and procedures of the organization and principles of relationship-based care. The medical assistant carries out designated activities that are within those functions limited by law to unlicensed health care personnel.
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 improvement projects.
High school diploma or GED equivalent. Graduate or student graduating from a Medical Assistant diploma or associate degree program. If graduation did not occur within the last two years, one year of recent medical assistant experience working in an applicable setting is required.
Graduate or student graduating from 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.
Excellent communication skills (verbal and written). Experience working in a team environment. Computer proficiency required, including prior experience with electronic medical record systems. 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.
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
Active Medical Assistant certification (CMA) or registration (RMA) or will obtain prior to start date. If hired into the Medical Assistant role prior to July 1, 2019, in lieu of certification/registration, must be ABR-OE certified or must show documentation of completion of an order entry course. Maintains current Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers from one of the following programs: American Heart Association, American Red Cross.
Current LPN license by applicable state requirements or will obtain prior to start date. Maintains current Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers from one of the following programs: American Heart Association or American Red Cross.
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.
Hours / Pay period
40 hours every two week pay period
Monday-Friday, days and hours will vary.
No weekends are required for this position.
Home to the Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company, Chippewa Falls (population 13,000) is a small town city with a diverse variety of attractions, including homemade culinary delights, fun and exciting events, specialty shopping, brewery and winery tours, and pristine natural beauty. With an abundance of resources for land or water recreation including: beautiful bike trails, picturesque parks and thousands of acres of forest land, Chippewa Falls is a place for those who enjoy the outdoors. With over 450 lakes and many rivers there are of water sports available and over 300 miles of snowmobile trails and a variety of cross-country ski trails for winter fun. Chippewa Falls is located 12 miles north of Eau Claire, WI
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