PCA - Medical/Hospice Job
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PCA - Medical/Hospice Job
Location: Rochester, MN, US
Company: Mayo Clinic
A Life-Changing Career
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 three 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.
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: Successful completion of a vocational program for nursing assistants, including the acute care component or equivalent experience/education. Experience or education must have occurred within the last five years.
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 $16.27 based upon union contract.
Hours/Pay Period: 56 hours per 2 week pay period
Sunday-Saturday; Nights; 8 & 12-hour shifts - NOT NEGOTIABLE
Weekend Schedule: Every third weekend (weekend C) - NOT NEGOTIABLE
Recruiter: Heather Miller
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: 79739BR
Date: Mar 22, 2017
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