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Patient Care Tech (PCT)-3rd Surgical at Mayo Clinic in La Crosse, Wisconsin

Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time





Job Description:

City

La Crosse

State

Wisconsin

Telecommute

No

Department

Nursing

Why Mayo Clinic

The primary patients served on 3 rd Surgical include: thoracic, vascular, general surgery, orthopedic, neurosurgery, ears nose and throat (ENT), eye, oral, and maxillofacial surgery, major breast, and plastics/reconstructive surgery. The medical diagnoses include: back pain, abdominal pain, bowel obstruction, pancreatitis, pneumothorax, and closed head trauma as well as patients with radiology or endoscopy procedures. Telemetry is remotely monitored.

3 rd Surgical has a rich history of providing high quality, compassionate care to patients as evidenced by high quality indicators and patient satisfaction scores. Our multidisciplinary team works collaboratively to provide exceptional relationship-based care to all our patients, placing the patient's needs first. The physicians and nurses on this unit strive to consistently provide the highest quality, cost-effective care by continuously adopting current, evidence-based best practices and embracing a culture of safety. Utilizing servant leadership and our shared decision making model, our leaders continuously supports the growth and development of all team members.

Candidate must display the values of teamwork, respect, integrity, compassion, excellence, innovation, healing, and stewardship. Candidate needs to be flexible, adaptable, take initiative, adhere to our culture of safety, and thrive in a fast-pace, rapidly changing work environment. Other desirable traits include a positive attitude, strong work ethic, dependable, accountable, eagerness to learn, critical thinking skills, and professionalism.

Mayo Clinic has a legacy of inspiring hope and contributing to health and well-being by providing the best care to every patient through integrated clinical practice, education, and research. As a Mayo Clinic Nurse, you will become a vital member of a dynamic health care team and discover a culture of teamwork, professionalism, and mutual respect.

Position description

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.


    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 $13.79 per hour.


    Benefits eligible


    Yes


    Schedule


    Part Time


    Hours / Pay period


    48


    Schedule details


    Day/Evening 8 hour shifts


    Weekend schedule


    Every other weekend
    Every other holiday


    Site description


    La Crosse, WI, is a city of 52,000 with a metro area of 120,000 in the Upper Mississippi River Valley, located between Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN, and Madison, WI. The area offers unlimited, four-season recreational opportunities (biking, golf, hiking the bluffs and cross-country/downhill skiing). We have a great family environment with safe and high-quality schools, including two universities and a technical college. There are sport events, a local symphony orchestra, theaters, children's museum and a civic center.


    Category


    Nursing, Other Patient Care


    Job posting number


    128175BR


    Recruiter


    Todd Williams


    Equal opportunity employer


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


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