1+ months

LPN

Allina Health
Owatonna, MN 55060

Requisition #

57595BR

Physical Location

Owatonna, Minnesota

Posted Date

03-Sep-2019

Schedule Type

Casual

Dept. Name

Owatonna-Homestead

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: 57595
  • Nursing care for dying patients in the Homestead hospice residence
  • Utilizes the nursing process: data collection, planning, intervention and evaluation to coordinate and deliver care to individuals and groups of patients/families to meet physical and learning needs, under supervision of primary RN Case Manager
  • Coordinates care to patients, families, funeral home at the time of death
  • Team approach in communicating care needs
  • Demonstrates an awareness of other disciplines’ roles and assists families in identifying and receiving services to meet patient/family needs
  • Documentation
  • Medical record measures and documents effectiveness of nursing care in relation to expected outcomes stated in plan of care
  • Documentation reflects communication between disciplines
  • Professional responsibilities
  • Practices and demonstrates knowledge of current policies, procedures and requirements
  • Assumes responsibility for identifying, developing and implementing a plan for meeting own learning needs
  • Utilizes written and human resources

Education

  • LPN education

Qualification/Skills

Experience

  • Minimum 1 year nursing experience required
  • Hospice/home care experience preferred

Skills

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Organizational skills
  • Flexibility
  • Ability to follow care plan guidelines
  • Creative problem solving ability
  • Ability to set clear professional boundaries

Licensure/Certifications

  • LPN licensure in Minnesota
  • CPR certification

Work Schedule

  • 2-3 eight hour shifts per month
  • Day, evening or night shifts
  • Occasional weekends, not routinely scheduled
  • Coverage for scheduled absences, schedule posted quarterly
  • All staff contacted for availability for unscheduled absences with expectation to cover 25%

Location/Community Information

Owatonna, located 45 minutes from Rochester and the Metropolitan area of Minneapolis/St. Paul, is ranked as the #2 small town in America with excellent schools, pleasant neighborhoods, and a variety of recreational activities. The Kaplan Woods Parkway offers 225 acres for hiking, biking, jogging, swimming, fishing and canoeing. The Owatonna Arts Center, Little Theatre of Owatonna and the Sculpture Garden are available if your love is music and the arts. Owatonna is home to more than 40 industrial firms. There are both public and private schools plus post-secondary and higher education programs. Owatonna provides the best of both worlds; a supportive and safe environment, affordable cost of living, outstanding school system, and easy access to all the amenities of big cities.

Owatonna:

  • Located 45 minutes from Rochester, Mankato and the Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area
  • Population = 25,000
  • Service Area = 60,000

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 #

57595BR
Nurse

Categories

Posted: 2019-09-04 Expires: 2019-11-13

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