9 days old
2018-02-082018-03-10

OR - Registered Nurse - Surgical Services

Mayo Clinic
Albert Lea, MN 56007



City

Albert Lea




State

Minnesota




Telecommute

No




Department

Nursing




Why Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic is one of the largest and most experienced surgical practices in the world and can provide a variety of career opportunities in a dynamic environment that is based on a rich history in integrated practice and innovation.

Mayo Clinic has more than 300 surgeons and 240 operating rooms among its three locations in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota, including the Mayo Clinic Health System. Mayo surgical teams perform high volumes of complex operations including neurosurgery, cardiothoracic and transplant surgery.




Position description

This position will work in all areas of Surgical Services as needed.

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 Nursing Care 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.




Qualifications

Graduate of an associate's, diploma, or baccalaureate nursing program.

Operating Room experience required. Will consider new RN graduates who have Certified Surgical Tech or Certified Surgical Assistant experience.

Graduation from an accredited associate’s or baccalaureate nursing program will be required beginning on January 1, 2018.

All entry-level associate degree or diploma registered nurses with an RN start date after September 1, 2013, must provide documented evidence of program completion of their baccalaureate degree in nursing within 6 years from the last day of the month of their RN start date.

Experience working in a team environment. Excellent communication skills (verbal and written). Computer skills required.




Additional qualifications

One year RN experience within the last five years preferred.
Prior experience with electronic medical record systems preferred.

Ability to work flexible hours, which may include days, evenings, nights, holidays, 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 license by applicable state requirements.

Maintains BLS (Basic Life Support) for Health Care Providers required from one of the following programs:​
1. American Heart Association
2. American Red Cross

ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) required.
PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support) required.




Exemption status

Non-exempt




Compensation Detail

Minimum rate is $31.34 based upon union contract.




Benefits eligible

Yes




Schedule

Part Time




Hours / Pay period

40




Schedule details

Monday-Friday
Varying start times
8 and 10 hour shifts
Rotating weekday and holiday on call rotation for OR
This position will work in all areas of Surgical Services as needed.




Weekend schedule

Rotating IV therapy weekends
On call rotation for OR




Site description

Albert Lea is a community of 18,000 in scenic Southern MN, surrounded by several lakes and located just 90 minutes south of Minneapolis and 60 miles from Mayo Clinic in Rochester. Excellent family amenities include a community focus on education (new high school, superb test scores), 38 city parks, 6 nearby golf courses, cultural events, festivals, performing arts, 250 miles of groomed snowmobile trails, Blazing Star Recreational Trail, and Audubon Nature and Wildlife Preserve. Austin is a community of 23,000 surrounded by prairies, rivers and valleys just 90 minutes south of Minneapolis/St. Paul and 40 minutes west of Mayo Clinic in Rochester. Excellent public and parochial education system, including programming for students with special needs and gifted students. Great recreation options including trout fishing, hunting, cross-country skiing, camping, hiking, cycling, indoor/outdoor tennis, canoeing and golfing.




Category

Nursing, Surgical Services, Union




Career profile

Surgical Services




Job posting number

94094BR




Recruiter

Elizabeth Brownewell




Equal opportunity employer

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



Categories

  • Healthcare
  • Cardiology
  • Pediatrics
  • Therapy - Others

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