Registered Nurse (RN) - Neuro/Peds/Trauma
Company: Mayo Clinic
Posted on: September 23, 2022
Why Mayo Clinic
Do you crave a little variety in your career? The variety of work
in Neuro/Peds/Trauma is second only to the diversity of patients we
see. Our nurses care for all patient populations - from pediatric
to geriatrics - and for a variety of diagnoses including:
- General medical (such as pneumonia, congestive heart failure,
- Neurological and Neurosurgical
- PediatricsOur staff of more than 100 Registered Nurses and
Patient Care Associates is split into three distinct units with
opportunities to cross train, adding more variety to your career.
In addition to the 14 beds in Neuro/Peds/Trauma, our department
cares for patients in a 20-bed observation unit, as well as a 6-bed
Progressive Care Unit. Lastly, the NWWI Region Video Monitoring
service is housed on our department and our Patient Care Associates
assist in monitoring these patients.
Nurses often ask 'what's it like to work on your unit?' We let them
know that it's fast paced and that we often care for highly-acute
patients but the camaraderie of the team and successful outcomes
make it rewarding for processionals who are dynamic and adaptable.
Our staff would tell you that it's a culture of collaboration,
teamwork and positive attitudes that keep them excited about the
work they do.
This position is open to experienced nurses and new grad
For new grad nurses:
Newly graduated Registered Nurses with less than 12 months of
practice experience, hired into a scheduled FTE Registered Nurse
position are automatically enrolled in the . A separate application
or enrollment process is not required. All nurses new to Mayo
Clinic, regardless of experience, will receive an extensive
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.
Student or graduate of an accredited, or those in the candidacy
process, baccalaureate, associate or diploma nursing program, as
recognized by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing
(ACEN), Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), or
National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education
Accreditation (NLN CNEA). Exceptions to this may be made in the
MCHS sites prior to a law change requiring accreditation expected
If graduated from a nursing program that was not accredited by
ACEN, CCNE, or NLN CNEA, at least one year of RN experience (within
the last 5 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 is required, or one year
of current LPN experience at Mayo Clinic is required.
All associate degree or diploma registered nurses hired into the
Department of Nursing with an RN start date after April 1, 2020,
must provide documented evidence of program completion of their
baccalaureate degree in nursing from an accredited nursing program
within 5 years from the last day of the month of their RN start
One year RN experience within the last five years preferred.
Excellent communication skills (verbal and written).
Experience working in a team environment. Computer skills required,
prior experience with electronic medical record systems preferred.
Ability to work flexible hours, which may include days, evenings,
nights, holidays, and weekends and on-call. Ability to adapt to
unpredictable situations within the work setting. Demonstrated
leadership, effective communicator, and excellent critical thinking
License or certification
Current RN license by applicable state requirements. 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.
$33.07 - $49.62 / hour
Hours / Pay period
64 hours every two week pay period
8 hour rotating days/evening shifts.
Every other weekend and 3 holidays per year
Eau Claire, with a metro area of 163,000 is home to the 11,000
students at the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire. Strong schools,
low crime rate, and a reasonable cost of living may be expected.
With an abundance of outdoor activities, The city also serves as
the retail center for west central Wisconsin and the major metro
area of Minneapolis/St. Paul is 90 minutes away. Mayo Clinic Health
System in Eau Claire is recognized as a Best Hospital in
Northwestern Wisconsin and within the top 10 for Hospitals in
Wisconsin (U.S. News & World Report, 2019-2020).
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.
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