1+ months

PeriOperative Aide

Allina Health
Fridley, MN 55432

Requisition #

60323BR

Physical Location

Fridley, Minnesota

Posted Date

05-Dec-2019

Schedule Type

Part-Time

Dept. Name

UNY Operating Room

Hours Per Week

28

Contract

Noncontract

Introduction

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Mercy Hospital is the premier hospital in the northern metropolitan communities of the Twin Cities. It is located on two campuses: one in Coon Rapids, and one in Fridley. Together, these facilities offer nationally recognized clinical excellence and compassionate health care services, including cancer care, heart and vascular services, emergency and trauma care, surgical services and da Vinci® System, The Mother Baby Center at Mercy with Children’s Minnesota, Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence, the Joint Replacement Center and women’s and children’s services. In 2016, Mercy Hospital was named one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals and 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals in the U.S. by Truven Health Analytics. With 3,500+ employees, 830+ affiliated physicians and 420 staffed beds, Mercy Hospital provides inpatient and outpatient services to more than 270,000 patients each year.

Responsibilities

Req ID: 60323
  • Promotes cohesiveness and peer support among staff and program colleagues
  • Performs direct vs. basic patient care under the direction of an RN in a safe and timely manner - SARS only
  • Communicates with the RN and other health team members to provide safe patient care
  • Advocates for the patient and family to support patient/family rights and needs
  • Demonstrates a customer service approach in care and interactions with others
  • Maintains a safe and sanitary environment
  • Participates in quality improvement activities to evaluate and improve patient care
  • Serves as an example for new staff members and entire unit staff
  • Integrates preceptee into the work group
  • Identifies learning needs of the preceptee, plans and implements learning experiences, and assists in the performance evaluation

Education

  • High school graduate or GED

Qualification/Skills

Experience

  • Previous experience in health care preferred

Skills

  • Basic knowledge of medical terminology
  • The ability to establish effective relationships with health care team members
  • Ability to prioritize and organize tasks in a fast paced environment
  • Demonstrated self directedness
  • Customer services skills
  • Computer skills

Licensure/Certifications

  • Successful completion of vocational course, or completion of 1 clinical rotation in an RN/LPN nursing program preferred - SARS area only
  • CPR certification within 90 days of hire - SARS area only

Work Schedule

  • 28 hours a week
  • Day and evening rotating shifts (Monday - Friday)
  • Off premise call on weekends (day shift only)
  • Non-contract
  • Benefit eligible

Location/Community Information

Fridley is known for a small-town atmosphere in the midst of a metro area. Fridley schools experience unusually strong enrollment by nonresidents who cite quality academics, good school climate, and personalized attention for each student, as their reasons for choosing the Fridley Schools.

Fridley:

  • Located 15 miles North of Minneapolis
  • Population = 20,000
  • Service Area = 600,350

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune


Closing

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.


Requisition #

60323BR
Patient Care Suppt / Nrsg Asst

Categories

Posted: 2019-12-06 Expires: 2020-02-19

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