Specialties

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The clinical practice at Mayo Clinic includes more than 60 medical and surgical specialties that offer career-enhancing settings for professional nurses.

Opportunities exist in perioperative (surgical), hospital (inpatient) and ambulatory (outpatient) care areas at Mayo Clinic:

  • Perioperative and perianesthesia nursing encompasses many surgical specialties.
  • Hospital nursing includes more than 60 medical specialties. A primary nursing model is practiced, emphasizing family-centered care, discharge teaching and the use of the nursing process.
  • Ambulatory nursing uses an efficient, effective and evidence-based practice to provide patients and their families with quality episodic care, in a single or a series of encounters, to promote wellness, prevent illness, and manage acute and chronic diseases.

Perioperative (surgical) specialties

  • Anesthesiology
  • Cardiac
  • Cardiothoracic
  • Cardiovascular
  • Colon and rectal surgery
  • Cosmetic surgery
  • Endovascular surgery
  • General surgery
  • Gynecology
  • Gynecology surgery
  • Hepatobiliary
  • Neurosurgery
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopedic surgery
  • Otolaryngology (ENT)
  • Pain
  • Perianesthesia
  • Perioperative holding and PACU
  • Plastic and reconstructive surgery
  • Robotics
  • Thoracic
  • Transplant
    • Heart
    • Kidney
    • Liver
    • Lung
    • Pancreas
  • Trauma and critical care
  • Urology
  • Vascular

Hospital (inpatient) specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular
  • Cardiovascular transplant
  • Dialysis
  • Emergency department
  • Endoscopy
  • ENT and plastics
  • Float pool
  • General medical
  • General surgery-orthopedics
  • Gynecology
  • Hematology, oncology and bone marrow transplant
  • Infusion therapy
  • Intermediate special care nursery
  • Interventional radiology
  • Medical intensive care and progressive care
  • Medical, surgical and palliative care
  • Neonatal ICU
  • Neurology
  • Obstetrics
  • Orthopedics
  • Pediatrics
  • Perinatal
  • Psychiatry
  • Rehabilitation
  • Respiratory care unit
  • Solid organ transplant
  • Surgical
  • Surgical intensive care and progressive care
  • Transplant services
  • Urology

Ambulatory (outpatient) specialties

  • Allergy and immunology
  • Ambulatory infusion center/PICC
  • Anticoagulation
  • Apheresis
  • Arrhythmia management services
  • Audiology
  • Breast clinic
  • Cardiac catheterization lab
  • Cardiology
  • Cardiopulmonary rehabilitation
  • Cardiovascular health clinic
  • Cardiovascular research unit
  • Cardiovascular subspecialty clinics
  • Case management
  • Chemotherapy administration suite
  • Child and adolescent psychiatry
  • Community internal medicine
  • Community pediatric and adolescent medicine
  • Consultative medicine
  • Dermatology
  • Diabetes clinic
  • Dialysis
  • Donor services transfusion medicine
  • Endocrinology
  • Epilepsy clinic
  • Executive health clinic
  • Family medicine
  • Float pool
  • Gastroenterology and hepatology
  • General internal medicine
  • GI diagnostic centers
  • Gynecology
  • Hematology, oncology and bone marrow transplant
  • Hospice program
  • Hyperbaric chamber
  • Infectious diseases
  • Intensive outpatient program
  • Laboratory and patient studies
  • Mayo Family Clinics
  • Nephrology and hypertension
  • Neurology
  • Nuclear cardiology
  • Obstetrics and gynecology
  • Orthopedics
  • Otorhinolaryngology
  • Pain clinic
  • Pain rehab center
  • Plastic surgery
  • Preventive, occupational and aerospace medicine
  • Primary care internal medicine
  • Psychiatry and psychology
  • Pulmonary care and critical care
  • Radiation oncology
  • Radiology and interventional radiology
  • Renal function
  • Rheumatology
  • RN research coordinator unit
  • Sleep disorders
  • Therapeutic apheresis unit
  • Transplant center
  • Urology
  • Urology clinical research
  • Vascular ulcer and wound healing clinic
  • Women's health — internal medicine