Patient Care Assistant - Med Surg Menomonie (Limited tenure)



City
Menomonie
State
Wisconsin
Telecommute
No
Department
Nursing
Why Mayo Clinic
This is a unique opportunity for Patient Care Assistants to be part of the Mayo team. This position will support the Medical Surgical department and assist with patients in our inpatient settings, Flu shot clinic, 1:1 care, and various other roles that will meet the needs of the patients.

Nursing students preferred. We offer flexibility with scheduling. Floating regionally may be required.



Position description
The Patient Care Assistant 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 Assistant carries out delegated skills that are within those functions limited by law to unlicensed nursing personnel.
Qualifications

18 years old and completion of 12 college credits or High school Diploma/GED with successful completion of a Nursing Assistant training or equivalent.

Additional qualifications
Certified Nursing Assistant on State of Wisconsin Nurse Aide Registry in "non-expired" status (preferred). 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

Maintains current Basic Life Support for Health Care Provides from one of the following programs; American Heart Association or American Red Cross. If a candidate does not currently have their Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers from one of the following programs: American Heart Association or American Red Cross the Basic Life Support, certification will be included as part of the orientation program.

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 $15.24 per hour.
Benefits eligible
No
Schedule
Supplemental/On-call/Per Diem
Hours / Pay period
Varies
Schedule details
Hours and shifts will vary, flexibility with scheduling is available.

This is a limited tenure position, with an anticipated end date of December 2021. End date subject to change.
Weekend schedule
Weekend hours are negotiable and flexibility with scheduling will be considered.
Site description
Menomonie, a city of 16,000, has everything from lakes, rivers, bike trails, nature trails, and nature preserves to modern shopping with everything you might need. There are an abundance of things to do in Menomonie from seeing a play, enjoying a live band, hiking at Hoffman Hills state park, biking, or just relaxing. The community offers excellent schools, low crime and affordable housing. The city is located 50 miles east of Minneapolis/St. Paul and 30 minutes west of Eau Claire and Chippewa Falls.

If you will be living and working in the city of Menomonie, WI, you may be eligible for the Home Sweet Menomonie program. Home Sweet Menomonie combines public, employer and private contributions to create a no-interest, partially forgivable loan for down payment assistance to employees of participating businesses who wish to own homes within the City of Menomonie. Please view the City of Menomonie’s website www.menomonie-wi.gov/hsm or call the program administrator’s at 715-235-9081.
Category
Nursing, Other Patient Care
Career profile
Nursing
Job posting number
142528BR
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.