1+ months

PCA - CV Interventional Progressive Care - ET4A/B

Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN 55904
Position description
Location: East Tower 4A/B (ET4A/B), Heart Rhythm and Interventional Services

Patient Care Type: This is a medical cardiovascular interventional monitored unit. The majority of the patient population consists of patients undergoing procedures for known cardiac disease or disorders including: PCI/stent, valvuloplasty, ablations, temporary or permanent pacemakers, implantable defibrillators, PFO closures, and atrial septal defect repair who do not require the ICU setting. Other procedural patients may come to ET4A/B as well, including carotid or peripheral artery stenting. These patients are medically managed by interventional and inpatient cardiology services as directed by the Cardiac Lab and Heart Rhythm physicians. Their length of stay is approximately 24-48 hours with high acuity the first 12 hours post- procedure. In addition, ET4A/B cares for other cardiovascular medical admit patients. Patients initiated and maintained on IV medication therapy (epoprostenol/Treprostinil)for pulmonary hypertension will be assigned to ET4A/B.

Bed #: 24

The patient care assistant assists patient care unit staff with delegated tasks of direct and indirect patient care, which support nursing practice under the direct supervision of a registered nurse. The patient care assistant carries out designated activities that are within those functions limited by law to unlicensed nursing personnel.
Must meet one of the following four qualifications:
  • Successful completion within the last five years of the Acute Care component of the Nursing Assistant Program taught at Rochester Community and Technical College (RCTC) or various other colleges. Transcripts must be attached to be considered.
  • If enrolled in a nursing degree program and have completed one semester of clinical rotations through an acute care hospital setting within the last five years. Transcripts must be attached to be considered.
  • One year or more within the last five years providing direct care as a nursing assistant, patient care assistant, or related experience in a healthcare setting.
  • Successful completion of a Certified Nursing Assistant training program, or equivalent, within the past 5 years.

​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 or BLS Provider)
  • Red Cross (Title: CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers or BLS for Healthcare Providers)
  • Military Training Network

Internal applicants should submit their three most recent performance appraisals.

Please answer YES to the corresponding question when you apply if you will be able to obtain the necessary license and/or certifications prior to start date.

Additional qualifications
Able to adapt to unpredictable situations within the patient care setting.
License or certification
Maintains current Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers from one of the following programs: American Heart Association or American Red Cross.
Exemption status
Compensation Detail
Minimum rate is $17.13 based upon union contract.
Benefits eligible
Part Time
Hours / Pay period
40 hours per 2 week pay period
Schedule details
Sunday – Saturday; Day/Evening, 8-hour shifts – NOT NEGOTIABLE
Weekend schedule
Every other weekend (Weekend 2) – 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.
Nursing, Other Patient Care
Career profile
Job posting number
Jennifer Verhagen
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).


Posted: 2019-08-06 Expires: 2019-11-10

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