Fairview Health Services is looking for a LPN to work on the Fairview Southdale Campus in Edina, Minnesota. This position is approved for 72 hours every two weeks and is benefit eligible. This position will primarily be working in wound care and mayoccasionally be asked to travel to outreach locations within our system.
The LPN performs delegated nursing and medical functions of data collection and delivery of care to an assigned group of patients, or individualized patient. The LPN works under the direction of a Registered Nurse, or physician/authorized practitioner and in collaboration with other members of the healthcare team. The LPN is responsible for adhering to all policies, procedures, and nursing practice guidelines.
Involves the patient, family, and other health team members in gathering relevant data.
Documents data collected in the medical record.
Delivers care as delegated by the RN or physician/authorized practitioner to assigned patient population, or individual patient
Follows the patients plan of care.
Prioritizes work based on patient acuity, available resources, and patient/family preferences, in collaboration with the RN or physician/authorized practitioner.
Performs high and low risk technical procedures, including medications, defined by the clinical setting.
Communicates effectively with other members of the health care team.
Demonstrates ability to provide care or service adjusting approaches to reflect developmental level and cultural differences of population served.
Vocational/Technical Training or Associates Degree
One year previous healthcare and/or customer service experience
Together with the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians we have created M Health Fairview. M Health Fairview is the newly expanded collaboration among the University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Physicians, and Fairview Health Services. The healthcare system combines the best of academic and community medicine — expanding access to world-class, breakthrough care through our 10 hospitals and 60 clinics.
Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 10 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area.
Its broad continuum also includes 60 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider netwo...rk and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.