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

JobTitle RN Med/Surg (Will Consider New Grads)

Specialty NURSING-Med/Surg/Ortho/Neuro

Location University of Minnesota Medical Center (East Bank)

Department Med - Surg 7B

Hours per 2 weeks 64 hours

Shift Rotating day/evening

Date Posted 07/06/2018

Job Number 18-73842

Job Description:

The RN on the 30 bed Med/Surg unit will provide care to adult patients with complex medical/surgical conditions which require close observation, monitoring and interventions, teaching and discharge planning. Some conditions include: Adult CF, Bariatric Surgery, GI surgery, thoracic surgery, urology, trauma and general medicine. The RN will perform advanced monitoring using current technology, manages complex medication and infusion therapies while caring for patients undergoing diagnostic and therapeutic procedures/interventions on the unit. They will need to successfully communicate with a care team that includes many different professionals and students. In addition, they will need 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 License

BLS required

AD required


BSN or higher preferred

Certification in related specialty is highly desired

One year of current medical/surgical RN experience in a hospital setting is 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.