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

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

Specialty NURSING-Transplant (Solid Organ/BMT-peds and adults)

Location University of Minnesota Medical Center (East Bank)

Department Transplant - 7A

Hours per 2 weeks 56

Shift Night

Date Posted 04/18/2018

Job Number 18-72397

Job Description:

The RN on the Solid Organ Transplant Unit at the University of Minnesota Medical Center will care for adult patients who experience kidney, pancreas, small bowel, and auto islet cell transplants on a 25 bed unit. They will also care for patients that have been readmitted for infection or rejection. They will provide care to patients receiving or who have received a kidney, pancreas, islet cell or liver transplant while performing advanced monitoring using current technology. They will manage complex medication and infusion therapies, care for patients undergoing diagnostic and therapeutic procedures and interventions and 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 preferred

New grads considered

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.