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

JobTitle RN Med/Surg Neuroscience (Will Consider New Grads)

Specialty NURSING-Med/Surg/Ortho/Neuro

Location University of Minnesota Medical Center (East Bank)

Department Neuroscience Unit 6A

Hours per 2 weeks 64

Shift Evening

Date Posted 04/26/2018

Job Number 18-72576

Job Description:

The RN in the Neuroscience unit will provides care to adult patients with complex medical conditions which require close observation, monitoring and interventions, including but not limited to neurological, neurosurgical, ENT and trauma patients. They will perform advanced monitoring using current technology, manage complex medication and infusion therapies. In addition, they will care for patients undergoing diagnostic and therapeutic procedures/interventions on the unit. They will need to be able to demonstrate the ability to safely and accurately operate unit equipment.

The Registered Nurse is responsible for the assessment, planning, delivery, and evaluation of nursing care for all assigned patient population(s). The RN is responsible for performing these responsibilities in accordance with all policy, procedures, professional practice guidelines and the MN Nurse Practice Act. The RN coordinates care with members of the health care team and delegates responsibilities to others as appropriate.

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 licensure. BLS required. A minimum of one year current medical surgical RN experience in a hospital setting is preferred. AD required; BSN preferred. Certification in a related specialty is highly desired.

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.