Fairview Health Services  Nursing Assistant- Medical Cardiac Intermediate Care in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle Nursing Assistant- Medical Cardiac Intermediate Care

Specialty Medical Support Staff

Location Fairview Ridges Hospital

Department Med - Surg 3

Hours per 2 weeks 56

Shift Evening

Date Posted 05/14/2018

Job Number 18-72863

Job Description:

Working under the direction of Nursing Personnel on Med Surg 3 (Medical and Cardiac patients) at Fairview Ridges Hospital in Burnsville, MN. Partner with nursing team (RN/LPN) to provide care. Duties may include; patient cares, vitals, bathing, feeding, answering call lights, transporting, care of environment (by stocking, cleaning, and maintaining rooms) and use of equipment. May work as a patient attendant.

WORK SCHEDULE: hours in two weeks, 8 hr shifts, e./o wknd, share of holidays. Benefit eligible

Job Qualifications:

Requires;

Previous experience as a nursing assistant, Certified Nursing Assistant, or currently a nursing student with at least 1 semester of nursing clinical completed required

Ability to provide written validation of current basic life support competency or by the end of orientation.

Ability to work in a fast paced environment with a diverse patient population, multi- tasking abilities,

Strong customer service experience and excellent communication and teamwork skills.

Must have computer competencies; including computer-based charting.

Prefer;

Acute care Nursing Assistant experience.

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, 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.

About Fairview Health Services

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 11 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.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.