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Registered Nurse (RN) Day - Inf. Disease, Travel Med & Post-Hospital

Mayo Clinic, Rochester Minnesota

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City

Rochester

State

Minnesota

Telecommute

No

Department

Infectious Diseases

Position description

‚ÄčThis RN position will provide nursing support to the various subdivisions of Outpatient Infectious Diseases including the Travel Clinic, the Outpatient Antimicrobial Therapy (OPAT) Clinic, the HIV Clinic, and Continuity Clinic.

The Travel Clinic provides adult and pediatric patients with education and immunizations and/or medications recommended for international travel. Excellent communication, assessment and patient education skills are required.

The OPAT Clinic meets a critical need for Infectious Disease patients following dismissal from the hospital. This position supports the Infectious Disease practice by managing, monitoring, and addressing lab/culture results and protecting patient safety post-dismissal.

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

Graduate of an Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) accredited associate's degree or diploma program. Exceptions to this may be made in the MCHS sites prior to a law change requiring accreditation expected in 2018. If graduated from a nursing program that was not accredited by ACEN, at least one year of RN experience (within the last five years) in an applicable care setting is required. If graduation did not occur within the last two years, one year of RN experience in an applicable care setting or one year of current LPN experience at Mayo Clinic is required.

Rochester campus: All entry-level associate degree registered nurses with a RN start date after September 1, 2010, must provide documented evidence of program completion of their baccalaureate degree in nursing from an accredited nursing program within six years from the last day of the month of their RN start date. All entry-level associate degree registered nurses with a RN start date of September 1, 2014 and after must provide documented evidence of program completion of the baccalaureate degree in nursing from an accredited nursing program within five years from the last day of the month of the RN start date.

Florida campus: All entry-level associate degree registered nurses with a RN start date after January 1, 2013, must provide documented evidence of program completion of their baccalaureate degree in nursing from an accredited nursing program within six years from the last day of the month of their RN start date.

Arizona campuses: All entry-level associate degree registered nurses with a RN start date after January 1, 2013, must provide documented evidence of program completion of their baccalaureate degree in nursing from an accredited nursing program within six years from their RN start date.

Mayo Clinic Health System: All entry-level associate degree registered nurses with a RN start date after September 1, 2013, must provide documented evidence of program completion of their baccalaureate degree in nursing from an accredited nursing program within six years from the last day of the month of their RN start date.

Additional qualifications

Minimum of two years current RN experience in an applicable care setting preferred. BSN degree preferred. Pediatric experience preferred. Experience with immunization administration and education preferred. Experience with wound management preferred. Knowledge of MICS, Synthesis, VACPRO, and CDM reporting preferred. Applicants must exemplify the ability to do the following: manage and monitor lab/culture results; share test results with patients; manage care and follow-up with dismissed patients; triage and return patient phone calls; manage both internal and external patient data; function in a protocol driven environment. Strong teamwork, organizational and communication skills required.

License or certification

Current RN license by applicable state requirements. Arizona and Florida - Maintains Basic Life Support (BLS) competency. Midwest - Maintains current Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers from one of the following programs: American Heart Association or American Red Cross. 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 $29.36 per hour.

Benefits eligible

Yes

Schedule

Full Time

Hours / Pay period

80 hours per 2 week pay period

Schedule details

Monday - Friday; Days, 8-hour shifts -NOT NEGOTIABLE

Site description

Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.

Category

Nursing

Career profile

Nursing

Job posting number

129625BR

Recruiter

Rebecca Grassmann

Equal opportunity employer

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

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