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Patient Care Tech - Sparta Med/Surg Job

Mayo Clinic


Location:
Sparta, WI
Date:
07/26/2017
2017-07-262017-08-25
Mayo Clinic
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Patient Care Tech - Sparta Med/Surg Job

Location: Sparta, WI, US

Company: Mayo Clinic

Department: Sparta Med/Surg

A Life-Changing Career

Position Summary: The Sparta Med Surg Department seeks motivated and autonomous nursing staff to join our dynamic team. The department cares for a wide range of patients of all ages. Services include observation, inpatient, complex wound care, scheduled outpatients for injections, infusions, and chemo pump disconnects. Hospice and respite care are also offered.

Transitional Care Unit (TCU) is an integrated program on the unit, providing skilled nursing care to complicated medical and surgical patients who require additional healing time, are not able to return home, and are not eligible for nursing home placement due to the complexity of their care, lack of funding and/or guardianship issues. Goal of the program is to achieve a state of wellness such that the patient can return to their previous living arrangement or better.


Responsibilities: The Patient Care Technician assists staff with delegated tasks of direct and indirect patient care which supports and complements nursing practice under the supervision of a registered nurse. The Patient Care Technician carries out delegated skills that are within those functions limited by law to unlicensed nursing personnel.

Qualifications: Current active status on the Wisconsin Nurse Aide Registry and must maintain active status.

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

Additional Qualifications: Patient care skills, knowledge of infection control and safety procedures, medical terminology, strong verbal and written communication skills. Requires independent judgment, a high level of motivation, accountability, flexibility, interest in patient care, and compassion for people.

License or Certification: Maintain Wisconsin Nurse Aide Registry and BLS/CPR certification

Benefit Eligible: Yes
Exemption Status: Non-exempt
Hours/Pay Period: 72
Schedule Details: Primarily evening shift with possible occasional other shift
Weekend Schedule: Every other weekend, 8 hour shifts

Recruiter: Todd Williams

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”.


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: 85045BR

Date: Jul 26, 2017


Nearest Major Market: La Crosse
Nearest Secondary Market: Winona

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