Fairview Health Services  RN Emergency Room in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle RN Emergency Room

Specialty NURSING-Emergency

Location University of Minnesota Medical Center (West Bank)

Department Emergency Room

Hours per 2 weeks 64

Shift Night

Date Posted 06/11/2018

Job Number 18-73412

Job Description:

The registered nurse in the Emergency Department is responsible and accountable for patient assessment, analysis, nursing diagnosis, planning, intervention application, and the identification and evaluation of outcomes for patients of all ages and populations.

The scope of practice extends from a patient's entry into the emergency room, and continues from triage through discharge. Care is centered on patients and families experiencing acute or chronic, actual or potential physical or psychosocial problems. Unique to emergency nursing are processes that require resuscitation and/or stabilization.

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 instructions.

Job Qualifications:

Required Qualifications: AD. BLS. 6 months of Med/Surg RN experience required.

ACLS, Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC), Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course (ENPC) and PALS certification within one year of hire.

Preferred Qualifications: BSN. One year Emergency Department, pediatric or adult critical care experience. Certification by the Emergency Nurses Association (CEN) and/or course in advanced trauma nursing (CATN).

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.

EEO/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled

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

Additional Links:

Fairview's Award-winning healthcare system at http://www.fairview.org/About/WhyChooseUs/AwardsandRecognition/index.htm

University of Minnesota partnership at http://www.fairview.org/About/whoweare/AcademicPartnership/index.htm