1+ months

LPN Northwest Metro Region

Allina Health
Elk River, MN 55330

Requisition #

60103BR

Physical Location

Elk River, Minnesota

Posted Date

04-Dec-2019

Schedule Type

Full-Time

Dept. Name

Home Care

Hours Per Week

40

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: 60103
  • 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

Work Schedule

Day Shift.

Location/Community Information

Located 35 miles Northwest of Minneapolis/St. Paul, Elk River offers a small town atmosphere with fast and easy access to the cultural and sporting events of the Twin Cities by Highways 10, 169, 101 and Interstate 94. Elk River offers its residents an abundance of acreage, while enjoying the beauty and lifestyle of living on a lake. The Elk River community offers a public park and beach, fishing, boating, canoeing, hiking, biking and cross country ski trails. Elk River is home to companies offering a variety of products and services including financial, printing, machine shops, international services and much more. This business community has been a major catalyst behind the growth experienced in the area. Much of this rapid growth is young families with children moving into the Elk River community.

Elk River:

  • Located 35 miles Northwest of Minneapolis/St. Paul
  • Population = 18,000
  • Service Area = 211,000

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul Magazine St. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living Magazine Star 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 #

60103BR
Nurse

Categories

Posted: 2019-12-06 Expires: 2020-02-19

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