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Mayo Clinic

Phoenix, AZ
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OR RN - Registered Nurse Surgical Services - Urology Job

Location: Phoenix , AZ, US

Company: Mayo Clinic

Department: Surgical Services - Urology

A Life-Changing Career

Position Summary: What if a career could change your life? Mayo Clinic has been ranked No. 1 hospital in the nation by U.S. News and World Report Best Hospitals 2016–17. Mayo Clinic Hospital, located in Phoenix, Arizona, is ranked the No. 1 hospital in Arizona and is nationally ranked in 10 medical specialties, including urology.

Mayo Clinic Arizona has 21 operating rooms. We offer a highly specialized, team-based approach, with 9 surgical specialty teams, including urology, gynecology, general/colorectal, plastics, ear-nose-throat, hepato-biliary transplant, cardiovascular-thoracic, neuro, and ortho surgery.

Staff reviews place Mayo Clinic on Glassdoor's Top 50 Best Places to Work in 2017 list. We want you to have a challenging, rewarding career with us as a Urology Surgery Team Operating Room RN in our Surgical Services Department at Mayo Clinic Arizona.

Responsibilities: The registered nurse (RN) is accountable for the coordination of nursing care, including direct patient care, patient/family education and transitions of care. The RN supports professional nursing practice across practice settings and across the continuum of care to meet the needs of the patient and family. The RN will function within the Mayo Clinic Nursing Professional Practice Model, which includes accountability for planning, implementing, evaluating and communicating all phases of nursing care for assigned patients. The ANA Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice provide a basis for the practice of the RN. The RN provides leadership through activities such as preceptor role, informal leadership roles, and quality improvement efforts. The RN delegates patient care according to skill level, experience, patient acuity, fiscal accountability, and adequacy of resources. The RN possesses excellent communication skills; is skillful in mentoring and teaching; and may participate on committees or projects. The urology surgery specialty team is comprised primarily of RNs who alternate circulating and scrubbing duties.

Qualifications: Associate’s degree or diploma in Nursing. One year of inpatient operating room RN experience is also required. Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing (BN) from an accredited nursing program preferred. If new to the Department of Nursing or new to the position with an RN start date after January 1, 2013, must obtain baccalaureate degree in nursing from an accredited nursing program within six years of start date.

Additional Qualifications: Internal applicants are required to attach their three most recent performance appraisals. A receptive and learning attitude is a must.

Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing (BN) preferred. Previous urology experience and scrubbing a plus. One year RN experience within the last five years preferred. Excellent communication skills (verbal and written). Experience working in a team environment. Computer skills required, prior experience with electronic medical record systems preferred. Ability to work flexible hours, which may include days, evenings, nights, holidays, and weekends and on-call. Ability to adapt to unpredictable situations within the work setting. Demonstrated leadership, effective communicator, and excellent critical thinking skills.

License or Certification: Current RN licensure from Arizona. Basic Life Support certification is required upon hire and must be valid for 90 days or greater from start date. Maintains Basic Life Support (BLS) competency. ECG competency completed satisfactorily within six months of hire and maintained annually. Additional specialty certification/training as required by the work area. CNOR a plus.

Benefit Eligible: Yes
Exemption Status: Non-exempt
Compensation Detail: Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $34.04 per hour.
Hours/Pay Period: 72
Schedule Details: Urology team members are assigned to take general call. Two general call teams (first call and second call) cover call needs for general/colorectal, plastics, ENT, urology, GYN, kidney transplants and vascular specialties. Call requirement varies with staffing, but averages 6-9 shifts per 6 week schedule. First general call team has length of call shift of 12 hours or less. Second call team has length of call 9 hours or less on weekdays (until 11pm) and 24 hours on weekends.

Weekend Schedule: Varies with call participation.

Recruiter: Kjersten Jimison

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's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.

With Phoenix being the sixth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.

Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.

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

Job Posting Category: Nursing, Surgical Services
Job Posting Number: 78903BR

Date: Feb 23, 2017

Nearest Major Market: Phoenix

Job Segment: Neurology, Medical, Registered Nurse, Nursing, Patient Care, Healthcare