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- St Cloud, MN
- CentraCare Clinic
- Trans Care Palliative
- Full-time, Day
- 80 hrs/pp, M-F 8am-4:30pm
- Minimum $17.90/hr
- Career Band: N1 Nursing 1
- Req #: 201904864-47073
- Posted: October 22, 2019
Join this group of committed professionals that work well together to focus on patient care. The team has established good communication and workflows and provide support and appreciation of each other. The growing Palliative Team currently consists of 3 physicians, 4 APRNs, 3 RNs, a Chaplain, and a Psychotherapist.
The team supports patients, their families, and loved ones through the serious illness journey. The team spends time with patients and their loved ones getting to know them, what gives their life meaning, and what care paths may be available to them. Based on these conversations, Palliative Care assists in supporting the patient’s chosen care path through continued goals of care conversations, symptom management, advance care planning, providing emotional and spiritual support for patients and families, and assisting in communicating with primary care providers and other specialists involved in the care.
This role will work primarily in the outpatient setting at the River Campus clinic and Coborn Cancer Center as well as at a new Palliative Care clinic in St. Cloud with the physicians on the team during the hours of 8am - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. The LPN that joins the team will be able to build relationships with patients and help them realize their goals of care for the best quality of life in coordination with the RNs on the team and the providers. This position functions as a vital team member in providing patient/family centered care and supports Our Service Promise principles when interacting with patients, their families and with coworkers.
- Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required.
- Possesses the ability to understand patients' medical records, physician orders and medication orders to be communicated to the patient and hospital staff.
- Current LPN in MN required.
- Current American Heart Association (AHA) BLS Healthcare Provider card required.
CentraCare Health and Carris Health have made a commitment to diversity in its workforce. All individuals including, but not limited to, individuals with disabilities, are encouraged to apply. CentraCare Health and Carris Health are EEO/AA employers.