Fairview Health Services  RN Med/Surg Float Pool (Will Consider New Grads) in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle RN Med/Surg Float Pool (Will Consider New Grads)

Specialty NURSING-Float Pool

Location University of Minnesota Medical Center (East Bank)

Department Nursing Float Pool

Hours per 2 weeks 64-72

Shift Night

Date Posted 04/05/2018

Job Number 18-72211

Job Description:

The RN in the float pool is responsible for providing professional nursing care for patients following established standards and practices.

They will float to the following Med/Surg units: General Medicine (5A/5B), Solid Organ Transplant (7A), General Surgery (7B), Surgery Oncology (7C), Medical Oncology (7D), Neuroscience (6A), Observation (observation and outpatient) (6D)

They will also float to the following Specialty units: Telemetry/Cardiology (6C), Blood and Marrow Transplant (5C) and the Adult Intermediate Care Unit (6B).

The position is fast paced, requires critical thinking and partnering with unit staff to provide excellence in patient care and offers many learning opportunities.

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

Job Qualifications:


MN RN License

BLS required

AD required


BSN or higher preferred

Minimum of 1 year acute care hospital experience recommended

Telemetry experience is preferred

ACLS certification is a plus

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.