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Allina Health

Patient Care Manager-Same Day Surgery (Mercy)

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Allina Health
Sunday, May 11, 2014
Thursday, May 15, 2014
Coon Rapids MN
Employment Status

Further information


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, 15 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, located in Coon Rapids, Minn., offers nationally recognized clinical excellence and compassionate health care services, including heart and vascular care, cancer care, womens and childrens care, emergency medicine, mental health, support groups and education. In 2014, Mercy Hospital was named one of the nations 100 Top Hospitals and 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals in the U.S. by Truven Health Analytics. With 2,224 employees, 740 affiliated physicians and 271 beds, Mercy Hospital has more than 159,000 admissions and serves nearly 58,000 emergency patients annually. Mercy also serves the community through Elk Ridge Health, a surgery center and clinic in Elk River, Minn.


  • Provide management of surgery center providing outpatient surgeries 


  • BA or BS in Nursing - will consider applicant who is committed to actively pursue bachelors within an agreed upon established timeframe
  • Master's degree preferred



  • Three (3) plus years clinical experience
  • Surgical experience required
  • 1 year previous leadership experience required
  • Previous management experience strongly preferred
  • Surgery or outpatient surgical experience strongly preferred


  • Strong interpersonal skills capable of building effective teamwork
  • Ability to implement change in a complex environment
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to identify and implement process improvement strategies
  • Ability to advance new clinical technology or clinical service in the department
  • Ability to interpret policies and procedures, identify non-compliance and take appropriate action
  • Ability to work independently


  • License Required: Current MN Nursing License

RN hires with less than 1 year of RN experience must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing (American Association of Colleges of Nursing or The National League for Nursing) which is inclusive of a clinical rotation in an acute care facility

Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule

  • Full time position 40 hours per week
  • Day Shift
  • Primarily days but occasional offshifts may be required
  • Non-contract

Location/Community Information

The city of Coon Rapids is a fast growing community on the Mississippi River just 20 minutes north of Minneapolis-St. Paul, and the metropolitan area gateway to the northern part of the state. Coon Rapids offers excellent access to highways, dynamic community shopping centers with major retail anchors, and a wide variety of recreational activities including neighborhood and regional parks, a municipal golf course, indoor ice arenas, hiking and biking trails and swimming pools.

Coon Rapids:

  • Located 14 miles North of Minneapolis and 20 miles Northwest of St. Paul
  • Population = 63,000
  • Service area = 413,500

Community Resource Links:

Community Information                           School Digger

Explore Minnesota                                    MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul Magazine              St. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living Magazine                   Star Tribune

Closing Statement

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. EEO / AA


Allina Health

At Allina Health, we’re here to care for, guide, inspire and comfort the millions of patients we see each year at our 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals and through a wide variety of specialty care services throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin.