PCA Medical Neurology/Family Medicine DO2D Job

Mayo Clinic Campus in Minnesota

Job Description

Department: Nursing

A Life-Changing Career

Position Summary: Location: Domitilla 2D (DO2D), Medical Neurology/Family Medicine (General Care)

Patient Care Type: Innovation unit which provides the highest quality care to patients on the stroke/cerebrovascular, epilepsy, general neurology and family medicine services. Our unit is part of the Joint Commission certified stroke center at St. Marys Campus. Within the epilepsy practice, patients undergo continuous video EEG monitoring for seizure disorders. General neurology and family medicine patients present with a variety of acute or chronic health problems, often with multiple comorbidities to be managed. Complex discharge planning is often required to return these patients to the community. General medical and neurosurgical overflow patients may also be cared for on this unit.

Bed #: 39 (8 of these are specialized for epilepsy monitoring)

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 5 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 before the employee's start date.

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:

• American Heart Association (Title: BLS for Healthcare Providers or BLS Provider)
• Red Cross (Title: CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers or BLS for Healthcare Providers)
• Military Training Network

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.

Internal candidates should submit their three most recent performance appraisals.

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: 72 hours per 2 week pay period
Schedule Details: Sunday – Saturday; Day/Evening, 8 & 12-hour shifts – NOT NEGOTIABLE
Weekend Schedule: Every third weekend (Weekend B), Day/Night, 12-hour shifts – NOT NEGOTIABLE

Recruiter: Sarah Martin

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: 86606BR