Certified Medical Assistant/Licensed Practical Nurse - Family Medicine at Mayo Clinic
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Location: Rice Lake, Wisconsin
Why Mayo Clinic
The Northland Clinic (Rice Lake and Barron) is looking for a Certified Medical Assistant or Licensed Practical Nurse to join its team!
The Family Medicine Clinic provides acute, chronic, and preventative medical services and minor outpatient procedures to patients of all ages. The Mayo Model of Community Care (MMOCC) drives the excellent patient care that is delivered to patients by improving the health status of the populations served through an integrated framework of coordinated, evidence based, and outcome oriented care.
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
Medical Assistant certification or registration or will obtain prior to start date. In the event of no certification or registration and ineligibility to become certified or registered, an ABR-OE or equivalent is required. Maintains current Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers from one of the following programs: American Heart Association or 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. The minimum pay rate is $15.05 (CMA) or $17.12 (LPN) per hour.
Hours / Pay period
64 hours every two week pay period
This position is primarily located in Rice Lake, but may need to support our Barron clinic on occasion.
Schedule will vary to meet the needs of the department. Clinic open Monday - Friday, start and end times vary between 7:30 am - 5:00 pm. Occasional evening hours from 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm to support the Barron Urgent Care.
Occasional weekends at the Barron Urgent Care: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm on Saturdays and 11:00 am - 4:00 pm on Sundays.
Nursing, Other Patient Care
Licensed Practical Nursing
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Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).