1+ months
2018-03-012018-06-22

RN, Operating Room - General/Colorectal

Mayo Clinic
Phoenix, AZ



City

Phoenix




State

Arizona




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

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.




Qualifications

Associate’s degree or diploma in Nursing.
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.

One year of RN experience in a clinical OR setting is also required.




Additional qualifications

Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing (BN) preferred.
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.

Internal applicants are required to attach their three most recent performance appraisals.






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.






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 $35.41 per hour.




Benefits eligible

Yes




Schedule

Full Time




Hours / Pay period

80




Schedule details

3pm-11pm Monday through Friday with call rotation that includes weekends.

Members of the General/Colorectal Team take general call, which includes the following specialties: urology, GYN, general/plastics, general/colorectal, and ENT. There are two general call teams.




Weekend schedule

Varies with call rotation.




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.




Category

Nursing





Job posting number

91211BR




Recruiter

Karen Teetzel




Equal opportunity employer

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



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