Fairview Health Services  RN ICU Intensive Care Unit Adult in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle RN ICU Intensive Care Unit Adult

Specialty NURSING-Critical Care (MICU, NICU, PICU, SICU)

Location Fairview Ridges Hospital

Department ICU

Hours per 2 weeks 48

Shift Night

Date Posted 05/16/2018

Job Number 18-72934

Job Description:

Assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating patient care on our 12 Bed - Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at Fairview Ridges Hospital in Burnsville MN. We are a 150 bed community based , family patient centered care with a level III trauma ER. The RN cares for adult patients with a vast array critical care needs. Partners with the patient and their families/significant others to provide them with the best care and education possible. Implements and directs plan of care with a team model which includes a NA/NST partner and members of other interdisciplinary teams. Evaluates patient care and patient response to interventions and expected outcomes and goals. Will use EPIC for computerized documentation.

Working 12 hour shifts, Nights, e/o weekend, share of holidays. Benefit eligible. 48 hours in pay period. Opportunity to pick up shifts.

Job Qualifications:


Current MN RN licensure or by start date.

One (1) year of RN experience in cardiac/telemetry, medical surgical, Emergency/ER, pediatric or adult critical care or ICU in a hospital setting. Including experience with acute patient changes and critical care medications.

Requires ability to provide written validation of current basic life support competency for healthcare providers

Ability to provide written validation of current ACLS competency or within 6 months of hire based on employee's role.

Excellent customer service and communication skills.

Possess strong assessment, critical thinking and delegation skills.

Must be comfortable with using computers and working with a diverse population.

Must be comfortable working in a fast paced - team environment.

Must be willing to become telemetry competent


ICU, Critical Care or Cardiac RN work experience

Telemetry trained/competent

BSN or willingness to obtain in the future

Certification by the American Association of Critical Care Nursing

TNCC within 1 year and/or succesful completion of approved trauma training program within 6 months of hire date.

EPIC familiarity

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.

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.