Advanced Care at Home Aide



City
Eau Claire
State
Wisconsin
Telecommute
No
Department
Nursing
Why Mayo Clinic
Do you envision a world where quality, patient-centered health care is as close as your home? A future where top-notch, monitored care is delivered seamlessly without the boundaries of physical location, access or acuity? Well so does Mayo Clinic, and advances in clinical and consumer technology are making that vision a reality.

Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire is leading the way in delivering care outside of the boundaries of a traditional hospital. Virtual care offerings will leverage technology to serve high-acuity patients in with new options for recovering at home.

The offering is based on three new and expanded capabilities:
  1. A physician-led 24/7 virtual monitoring center
  2. On-demand acute medical care management, and
  3. Rapid-response teams to deliver supplies and services
We believe that these capabilities, along with Mayo Clinic’s nationally recognized clinical care, will allow patients to transition from the hospital to home faster than ever before, while ensuring quality and safety along the way.

It’s an exciting time of growth and we invite you to be part of A life Changing Career.
Position description
The aide assists patients with delegated tasks of direct and indirect patient care, which includes providing personal care and assistance in activities of daily living. In the home environment, these services are included in a written plan of care prepared by a health care professional and signed by a physician. The aide works under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse and/or when appropriate a Physical, Occupational or Speech Therapist under the delegation of their License. When working within the hospital campus, under the direct supervision of a registered nurse, the aide carries out designated activities which support nursing practice that are within those functions limited by law to unlicensed nursing personnel. This includes assisting patients with activities of daily living, providing basic nursing care to patients and assisting in the maintenance of a safe and clean environment. Assists RN with procedures and treatments that require competence in advanced technical and manual skills.
Qualifications
High school graduate or equivalent within one year of hire.
Additional qualifications
Minimum of six months healthcare related experience preferred. Ability to read and communicate effectively in English. Flexibility (works flexible hours, which include days, evenings, nights, holidays, and weekends). Basic computer skills and experience with other technological devices (i.e. smart phones, tablets, etc.). Verbal and written communication. Promotes team building. Self-directed. Able to adapt to unpredictable situations. Able and willing to drive in all weather conditions and cover service area. Able and willing to work with all populations served.
License or certification
Valid driver's license, reliable transportation, the ability to transport patients and acceptable driving record as defined by policy. Meets Federal and State guidelines required to work as a Home Health Aide in a certified licensed Home Health agency and Certified Nursing Assistant, on State of Wisconsin Registry or current Wisconsin EMT (Basic, Intermediate, or Paramedic) certification. Current BLS 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 $15.54 per hour.
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
64 hours every two week pay period
Schedule details
8 and 12 hours shifts, primarily daytime hours with occasional evening and night responsibilities.
Weekend schedule
Rotating every 3-4th weekend based on the department need.
Site description
Eau Claire, with a metro area of 163,000 is home to the 11,000 students at the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire. Strong schools, low crime rate, and a reasonable cost of living may be expected. With an abundance of outdoor activities, The city also serves as the retail center for west central Wisconsin and the major metro area of Minneapolis/St. Paul is 90 minutes away. Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire is recognized as a Best Hospital in Northwestern Wisconsin and within the top 10 for Hospitals in Wisconsin (U.S. News & World Report, 2019-2020).
Category
Nursing, Other Patient Care
Job posting number
152271BR
Recruiter
Jennifer Schindeldecker
Equal opportunity employer
As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.