Fairview Health Services  RN Cardiac Telemetry in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle RN Cardiac Telemetry

Specialty NURSING-Telemetry

Location HealthEast - St Johns Hospital

Department Cardiology

Hours per 2 weeks 64

Shift Night

Date Posted 04/23/2018

Job Number 3004-0155

Job Description:

This position is 64 hours per two weeks on the Overnight shift from 11pm-730am including every other weekend on a variable schedule.

The RN serves as the key leader of the interdependent team and is responsible to achieve patient and unit outcomes by coordinating the care for a group of patients. This includes: comprehensive assessment of patient and family needs; identification of outcomes based on the needs assessment; establishing the plan of care; monitoring the progress; and modification of the plan of care as needed.

Demonstrates commitment to principles of the patient care model (Professional Partnership Model) and achieving the HealthEast nursing vision and strategy

Utilizes the nursing process, including assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation, to coordinate outcome focused patient care

Throughout this process, also understands and incorporates holistic nursing theory based on Watson's Theory of Caring aligning with the practice standards of the American Holistic Nurses' Association whenever holistic therapy is offered

Communicates effectively with patient/family, physicians, the interdependent team, and other disciplines regarding the plan of care

Assesses and documents learning needs of the patient and family. Develops an individualized education plan for patients and families based on identified needs

Actively participates in creating and implementing improvements at the point of care to achieve clinical quality, customer experience, nursing engagement, and efficiency and effectiveness outcomes

Complies with regulatory requirements, accreditation standards, board of nursing requirements, patient safety requirements, infection control practices, and other established practice standards, policies, guidelines, and procedures

Coordinates the interdependent team while promoting collaborative teamwork and cooperation

Actively participates in the development and achievement of department goals (safety, cost, quality, patient experience, employee engagement)

Maintains knowledge of, and complies with, all relevant laws, regulations, policies, procedures and standards

Actively participates in creating and implementing improvements

Performs other responsibilities as needed/assigned

Job Qualifications:

Graduate of Accredited School of Nursing

Associate's degree in Nursing required. BSN/BAN degree preferred

Valid license to practice registered nursing in Minnesota through the Minnesota Board of Nursing

Valid Basic Life Support (BLS) through the American Heart Association for Healthcare Providers

Cardiac Telemetry RN experience preferred

Telemetry experience preferred.

One year Acute Care RN experience Preferred

Collects and analyses pertinent data and/or clinical findings. Incorporates clinical findings and scientific evidence in the development, coordination and implementation of an individualized plan of care to achieve desired outcomes. Evaluates progress towards goals and outcomes identifying opportunities for improvement and change

Assessment, Planning, Evaluation: Collects and analyses pertinent data and/or clinical findings. Incorporates clinical findings and scientific evidence in the development, coordination and implementation of an individualized plan of care to achieve desired outcomes

Evaluates progress towards goals and outcomes identifying opportunities for improvement and change

Evidence Based Practice: Evaluates and/or assists in the evaluation of practice in relation to existing evidence identifying opportunities for the generation and use of research

Nursing Process: Utilizes the nursing process to provide holistic, compassionate, safe, high quality, population based care

Patient Safety: Demonstrates practices that support safety with recognition of variations in populations served, preventing harm to patients, families, employees, and themselves

Professional Practice: Demonstrates behavior consistent with the standards, scope of practice, ethics, and characteristics of a licensed professional

Ability to use a computer and applications that are associated with performing basic work tasks (navigate in Windows, Outlook, etc)

About HealthEast

At HealthEast, our patients are our neighbors and we are dedicated to their, and our, optimal health and well-being. We are guided by our faith-based heritage, a call to healing that respects the dignity and culture of every person. We empower our patients with user-friendly access to their health information, dependable service, and affordable, high-quality care.

We put new, more efficient models of care into practice, allowing our 7,500 employees and 850 physicians to focus on what's important: providing compassionate health care that puts the patient and their needs first. With 14 clinics, home care, a medical transportation center, and four hospitals - Bethesda Hospital, St. John's Hospital, St. Joseph's Hospital, and Woodwinds Health Campus - we provide excellent family health and specialization, including primary, maternity, orthopaedics and post-acute care.

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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