11 Jul 2018

Full-Time PCA – Orthopedics – EI 92 – Mayo Clinic – Rochester, MN

Mayo Clinic – Posted by Find a Job in Minnesota Rochester, Minnesota, United States

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Job Description

City

Rochester


State

Minnesota


Telecommute

No


Department

Nursing


Position description


Location:
Eisenberg 92 – Orthopedics (General Care)


Patient Care Type:
Nursing care is provided for adult, and adolescent patients requiring orthopedic surgery. The patient population includes total joint replacements, reconstructive surgery, sports medicine, orthopedic oncology, and infected musculoskeletal disease with varying medical and surgical needs. Factors affecting the care of the orthopedic population is often the advanced age, comorbidities, self-care deficits (e.g. mobility) and complex care coordination.


Bed #:
25-bed units. All are private rooms with ceiling lifts.

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.


Exemption status

Non-exempt


Compensation Detail

Minimum rate is $16.80 based upon union contract.


Benefits eligible

Yes


Schedule

Part Time


Hours / Pay period

48 hours per 2 week pay period


Schedule details

Sunday – Saturday; Day/Evenings; 8-hour shifts – NOT NEGOTIABLE


Weekend schedule

Every other weekend (weekend 1) – NOT NEGOTIABLE


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.


Category

Nursing, Other Patient Care


Career profile

Nursing


Job posting number

101029BR


Recruiter

Heather Miller


Equal opportunity employer

Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).

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