Fairview Health Services  RN Operating Room in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle RN Operating Room

Specialty NURSING-Perioperative/Sports Medicine/Same Day Surgery

Location University of Minnesota Medical Center (East Bank)

Department Operating Room

Hours per 2 weeks 80

Shift Rotating day/evening/night

Date Posted 05/17/2018

Job Number 18-72968

Job Description:

The East Bank has 21 operating rooms and performs an average of 60 cases per day. We provide state of the art surgical suites for adult patients needing surgical intervention. Surgical services are provided to patients in the following clinical specialties: general, dental, eye, ear, nose, and throat, endoscopy, vascular, thoracic, open heart, orthopedics, neurology, bariatrics, solid organ transplant, gynecologic, colo-rectal, urology, plastics, and robotics.

This position works mainly day/evening shift. However, an RN may work nights if they are covering another RN on vacation, a leave of absence, or on call. It is likely you may work one later (evening) shift, every week. This information above is subject to change based off of department needs.

You may work one weekend per month. This weekend may be assigned, or you may be on off premise call.

You may be on-call 1-2 times a week, (off premise).

The OR RN is responsible for the assessment, planning, delivery, and evaluation of nursing care for the patient undergoing surgical procedures in the operating room. The RN is responsible for performing these responsibilities in accordance with all policy, procedure, and professional practice guidelines. 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 instructions.

Job Qualifications:

MN RN licensure required. BLS required.

Minimum of 1 year OR RN experience, or completion of an approved Periop 101 program, or RN New Grads who complete a Operating Room internship at Fairview, or 2 years' experience as a Surgical Technologist.

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.

EEO/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.

Additional Links:

Fairview's Award-winning healthcare system at http://www.fairview.org/About/WhyChooseUs/AwardsandRecognition/index.htm

University of Minnesota partnership at http://www.fairview.org/About/whoweare/AcademicPartnership/index.htm