Mayo Clinic Patient Care Tech. - 7th Medical in La Crosse, Wisconsin

City

La Crosse

State

Wisconsin

Telecommute

No

Department

Nursing

Why Mayo Clinic

7thMedical is a 30-bed dynamic, fast-paced adult medical inpatient unit that provides care for patients with diagnoses including oncology, neurology, cardiac, addiction (substance) withdrawal, and a variety of other medical diagnoses.

With management who carries out servant leadership, you will be joining a team that is comprised of 85 total employees including registered nurses, patient care technicians, and health unit coordinators. You will find yourself in an environment that promotes personal growth, development, and career planning.

Qualified candidates will contribute and strive to be an asset to a high performing team. These candidates must be flexible; possess a strong work ethic and accountability to the hired role and profession; utilize constructive feedback for growth, approach any situation with a positive attitude, remain calm in stressful situations, and proceed in delivering care with the primary focus on the patient and family.

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

Benefits eligible

Yes

Schedule

Part Time

Hours / Pay period

48

Schedule details

Rotating day (0600-1430) and night (2200-0630) shifts

Weekend schedule

Every other weekend and holiday

Category

Nursing, Other Patient Care

Career profile

Nursing

Job posting number

95475BR

Recruiter

Todd Williams

Equal opportunity employer

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