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PCA – Heart Failure and Valve/Structural –ET 6AB

Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN
Position description
Location: East Tower 6A/B (ET6A/B), Heart Failure and Valve/Structural Services

Patient Care Type: This is a medical cardiovascular telemetry monitored unit. The majority of the patient population consists of patients with a diagnosis of circulatory failure, valvular heart disease, structural heart disease, pulmonary hypertension, cardiac arrhythmia, myocardial infarction, and a subspecialty of status 1A pre-heart transplant patients. Some patients undergo cardiac procedures including: PCI/stent, valvuloplasty, TAVR, temporary or permanent pacemakers, implantable defibrillators, and cardioversions. ET6A/B patients are medically managed by Heart Failure and Valve/Structural Cardiology services. Patient length of stay is approximately 3-4 days.

Bed #: 24

Nursing Team Roles: ET6A/B nurse has accountability for physical assessments, care plan, patient education, and discharge planning collaboration. Continuity of care with a team approach is the care delivery model for provision of patient care. The team is comprised of nurse manager, clinical nurse specialist, nursing education specialist, staff RNs, patient care assistants, and health unit coordinators. Patients receive additional support via a multidisciplinary care model team model.

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

Internal applicants should submit their three most recent performance appraisals

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.
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.
Exemption status
Compensation Detail
Minimum rate is $16.80 based upon union contract.
Benefits eligible
Part Time
Hours / Pay period
16 hours per 2 week pay period
Schedule details
Sunday – Saturday; Nights, 8-hour shifts – NOT NEGOTIABLE
Weekend schedule
Every other weekend (Weekend 2) – NOT NEGOTIABLE
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.
Nursing, Other Patient Care
Career profile
Job posting number
Jennifer Verhagen
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).


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