Fairview Health Services RN in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Overview

Behavioral Float Pool

  • All Psych Associates and RNs report to a nurse manager

  • The float pool consists of approximately 30 RNs and 60 Psych Associates

  • The behavioral floatpool RN is responsible for providing comprehensive care to unstable/stable patients within the Behavioral Health department. Floatpool RNs are able to demonstrate their flexibility in the work environment and prompt response to changes in workload and assignments, as they are trained to work on multiple different units and serve a wide variety of patients.

  • The float pool serves a wide spectrum of patients within the Behavioral Health department including child/adolescents, adults, and seniors.

Responsibilities/Job Description

Assess, Plan, Implement and evaluate nursing care to ensure quality patient care in accordance with the missions and philosophy of Fairview Behavioral Services. Behavioral experience preferred.

Physical demands: Sitting, standing, walking, lifting-max 35lbs, push/pull-max. 35 lbs, balance, stooping/crouching, grasping, writing, finger dexterity/keyboarding, reaching, color vision, operate machinery, physical presence at work

Mental Demands: Frequent people contact, irregular work schedule, supervisory skills, detailed work, frequent interruptions, decision making skills, concentration, ability to work independent, multiple concurrent tasks, frequent deadlines, organizational skills, ability to collaborate with others, express ideas orally, remember and apply information, understand/follow basic instruction

Qualifications

Current RN Licensure and BLS required; 1 year Behavioral experience preferred within last 5 years.

Preferred: BSN, at least 1 year of nursing experience in behavorial health in the last 3 years.

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Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 12 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

EEO/AA Employer/Vet/DisabledAll qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.

Requisition ID 2018-20924

Profession Nursing (RN/LPN)

Speciality Behavioral Services

Location University of Minnesota Medical Center West Bank Hospital

Shift evening

Hours per 2 weeks 64

Department Behavioral Float Pool