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LPN - Hospice

Allina Health
St Paul, MN 55102

Requisition #

61445BR

Physical Location

Saint Paul, Minnesota

Posted Date

07-Feb-2020

Schedule Type

Casual

Dept. Name

Hospice - Nurses

Hours Per Week

0

Contract

Noncontract

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.

Allina Health Home Care Services provides skilled medical care for patients and families needing rehabilitation, advanced-illness or end-of-life care. With headquarters located in St. Paul, Minn., services are provided in 30 Minnesota counties, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Responsibilities

Req ID: 61445
  • This position will provide patient care support to assist providers as instructed by the physician, nurse practitioner or nurse
  • The medical assistant will collect, organize and enter patient data into Excellian such as vital signs, lab results and interval patient history
  • In addition, they will schedule appointments and open templates in Excellian, fax prescriptions to pharmacies and contact payors regarding prior authorizations
  • Duties will also include placing and intercepting phone calls, medication reconciliation, entering allergies, acting as a liaison with families, rooming patients for provider visits and obtaining referral information for Allina home care

Education

  • Licensed practical nurse education

Qualification/Skills

Experience

  • At least one year in a primary care clinic setting and/or long term care environment
  • Must have experience with an electronic medical record (EMR) with the ability to efficiently keyboard, navigate and complete documentation in the EMR

Skills

  • Critical thinking skills
  • Flexibility with hours
  • Working at multiple locations
  • Acting as a liaison, this person must have excellent customer service skills and be able to function as a strong team member
  • Must be able to multitask, prioritize tasks and demonstrate strong organizational skills
  • Must demonstrate data entry/keyboarding skills with the ability to type 40 WPM or greater along with accuracy and detail orientation
  • Must enjoy working with a senior population in a nursing home environment
  • Should also have good judgement and problem solving skills

Licensure/Certifications

  • BLS
  • LPN license required
  • Valid Driver's license

Work Schedule

  • Casual position
  • Minimum of one weekend a month

Location/Community Information

With beautiful natural settings along the Mississippi River, St. Paul embodies a large ethnically diverse population with restaurants, cultural entertainment, and shopping venues for everyone. Downtown St. Paul features a number of historic buildings including the State Capitol, the Fitzgerald Theater, the Landmark Center, the St. Paul Hotel, and breathtaking views of the Mississippi River. The city is also home to the Science Museum of MN, the Xcel Energy Center (home of the MN Wild hockey team), and the MN History Center. St. Paul offers many private, alternative, and public school options from elementary through college and a wide array of housing options from old historic homes to new construction. The Twin Cities is consistently ranked near the top of Fortune's list of best cities in the world for work and family. A healthy business climate, opportunities for employment, good transportation, and an entrepreneurial environment are amongst the contributing factors.

  • Located in St. Paul
  • Population = 270,000
  • Service Area = 1,600,000

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune

 

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 #

61445BR
Nurse

Categories

Posted: 2020-02-10 Expires: 2020-03-11

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