Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Medical Assistant (MA) - Oncology
Company: Mayo Clinic
Posted on: November 23, 2021
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The licensed practical nurse (LPN) or Medical Assistant (MA):
- 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.
- Collects data through observation and communicates information to
assist the RN and/or provider in patient assessment and care
- 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.
- Delivers care in accordance with the patient care plan, policies
and procedures of the organization and principles of
- Possesses excellent communication skills; is skillful in
mentoring and teaching; and participates on committees or
-Graduate of an accredited school of practical nursing or Graduate
from a Medical Assistant diploma or associate degree program.
-If a Medical Assistant, a High School Diploma/GED is also
-If graduation did not occur within the last two years, one year of
LPN or MA experience working in an applicable setting is
-Experience working in a team environment
-Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
-Computer skills required
-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
Prior experience with electronic medical record systems
One year LPN/MA experience within the last five years
License or certification
-Current LPN license by applicable state requirements or
-Active Medical Assistant certification (CMA), or registration
(RMA) or Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) is
-Maintains BLS (Basic Life Support) for Health Care Providers from
one of the following programs:?
1. American Heart Association
2. American Red Cross
-Additional specialty certification/training as required by the
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with
internal equity when job offers are extended.
Hours / Pay period
8 hour day shifts, Monday through Friday, hours ranging from 7:30
am - 5:00 pm.
*This position will support both Oncology Clinic and Infusion .
Orientation will be at full time hours .
Rotating weekends, days only. No holidays at this time, possible
Mankato is one of the largest cities in southern MN and has earned
several livability awards. Mankato's economic growth leads
Minnesota and is among the top in the nation. The city has a
contiguous population area of 96,740 and 1.6 million people live
within 60 miles of Mankato. Greater Mankato is centrally located in
south central Minnesota, nestled in the scenic beauty of the
Minnesota River Valley, with convenient access to Minneapolis-St.
Paul just one hour away.
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.
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