Mayo Clinic PCA – Colorectal/General Surgery – EI 52 Job in Rochester, Minnesota
A Life-Changing Career
Position Summary: Location: Eisenberg 52 (EI52), Colorectal/General Surgery (General Care)
Patient Care Type: The adult patients cared for on this unit include patients undergoing general surgery and colorectal surgery.
Examples of the most frequently seen surgeries include: Procedures involving the GI tract (Whipple procedure, pancreatectomy, hepatectomy, cholecystectomy, bowel resection, total colectomy with ileostomy or ileoanal anastomosis, abdominal-perineal resection with colostomy), and abdominal exploration.
We also have overflow patients from orthopedics and hematology/oncology.
Bed #: 25
Nursing Team Roles: Relationship-based care is provided with a major focus on discharge planning and patient teaching.
Care is compassionate, holistic, and involves the patient and family at its center.
Responsibilities: The patient care assistant assists patient care unit staff with delegated tasks of direct and indirect patient care, which support nursing practice under the direct supervision of a registered nurse.
The patient care assistant carries out designated activities that are within those functions limited by law to unlicensed nursing personnel.
Qualifications: Must meet at least one of the following four qualifications to be considered: Successful completion of the Acute Care component (NA1602) of the Nursing Assistant Program taught at Rochester Community and Technical College (and various other colleges) within the last five years.
A scanned copy of the certificate of completion or transcripts must be attached to your profile to be considered.
Or, if enrolled in a Nursing Program and have completed one semester of clinical rotations through an acute care hospital setting within the last five years.
Transcripts must be attached to be considered.
Or, one year or more as a Nursing Assistant/Patient Care Assistant in an acute care hospital setting, within the last five years.
Or, successful completion of one full-time semester/trimester (typically 12 credits) of college or university coursework and be certified as a Certified Nursing Assistant.
Basic Cardiac Life Support for healthcare providers- BCLS - certificate of course completion required and must not expire within 3 months after start date.
A scanned copy of the certificate of completion or transcripts, including your full name, must be attached to your profile to be considered.
We will only accept certificates of course completion from the following providers:
o American Heart Association (Title: BLS for Healthcare Providers or BLS Provider)
o Red Cross (Title: CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers or BLS for Healthcare Providers)
o Military Training Network
Internal applicants should submit their three most recent performance appraisals
Please answer Yes to the corresponding question when you apply if you will be able to obtain the necessary licenses and/or certifications prior to start date.
Additional Qualifications: Able to adapt to unpredictable situations within the patient care setting.
License or Certification: Maintains current Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers from one of the following programs: American Heart Association or American Red Cross.
Benefit Eligible: Yes
Exemption Status: Non-exempt
Compensation Detail: Minimum rate is $16.55 based upon union contract.
Hours/Pay Period: 48 hours per 2 week pay period
Sunday – Saturday; Day/Evening (Day=6am-2:30pm, Eve=2pm-10:30pm), 8-hour shifts – NOT NEGOTIABLE
Weekend Schedule: Every other weekend (Weekend 1) – NOT NEGOTIABLE
Recruiter: Angela Dow
Why Mayo Clinic? Mayo Clinic provides the highest quality patient care by placing the needs of the patient first.
We are the largest integrated, not-for-profit medical group practice in the world with approximately 60,000 employees working in a unique environment that brings together the best in patient care, groundbreaking research and innovative medical education.
We offer a highly competitive compensation package, which includes exceptional benefits, and have been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as one of the top 100 “Best Companies to Work For”.
Site Description: Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students.
The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).
Job Posting Category: Nursing, Other Patient Care
Job Posting Number: 88889BR
PCA – Colorectal/General Surgery – EI 52 Job