Fairview Health Services  RN Observation Unit (Will Consider New Grads) in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle RN Observation Unit (Will Consider New Grads)

Specialty NURSING-Med/Surg/Ortho/Neuro

Location University of Minnesota Medical Center (East Bank)

Department OBSERVATION UNIT

Hours per 2 weeks 48

Shift Day

Date Posted 04/03/2018

Job Number 18-72166

Job Description:

The Registered Nurse position is responsible for providing professional nursing care for patients following established standards and practices on a busy, fast-paced Observation Unit. Assists physicians and staff in coordinating patient care.

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.

This position works 12 hour shifts, on the Day shift, and works every 4th weekend.

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 instructions.

Job Qualifications:

Required:

MN RN License

BLS required

AD required

Preferred:

BSN or higher preferred

Certification in related specialty is highly desired

One year of current medical/surgical with telemetry experience as an RN 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.