Fairview Health Services Nursing Assistant-Med/Surg Orthopedics in Twin Cities, Minnesota
JobTitle Nursing Assistant-Med/Surg Orthopedics
Specialty Medical Support Staff
Location Fairview Southdale Hospital
Department Med - Surg 55
Hours per 2 weeks 48
Date Posted 04/10/2018
Job Number 18-72318
The Fairview Southdale Hospital is an award winning multispecialty health care system in the southwest Twin Cities metro area. It is comprised of more than 40 specialty services, using innovative technologies and treatments with the art of medicine.
About the Job
The Nursing Assistant assists under the direct supervision of a professional nurse in the delivery of direct patient care.
In this role, you will work to demonstrate excellent customer service, teamwork and communication skills with patients, families, and the healthcare team on a fast paced unit. Other job duties include:
Patient care such as personal hygiene, vitals, daily activities, repositioning, ambulating, transporting, feeding, and documentation
Setting up and maintaining patient rooms
Ordering and stocking of supplies
This position is authorized at 48 hours per two weeks on the evening shift from 3:00 pm to 11:30 pm including every other weekend and is eligible for benefits.
A self-starter, who is passionate about creating an exceptional patient experience, will receive top consideration.
You will be required to:
Be actively on the Nursing Assistant Registry.
Have current Basic Life Support Certification through American Heart or American Red Cross.
Possess exceptional communication skills such as clear speech, ability to read, legible handwriting, and strong computer skills
We prefer if you:
Have current Nursing Assistant related experience
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 hospitalsincluding an academic medical center and long-term care hospitalserving 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, Fairviews 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.