Fairview Health Services  Nursing Station Technician - Pediatric Hem/Onc in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle Nursing Station Technician - Pediatric Hem/Onc

Specialty Medical Support Staff

Location University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital

Department Peds Med Surg Unit 5

Hours per 2 weeks 64

Shift Rotating day/evening

Date Posted 06/19/2017

Job Number 17-67611

Join our team in driving a healthier future.

Fairview Health Services is an award-winning nonprofit health care system with more than 21,000 employees and 2,300 aligned physicians. Based in Minneapolis, we deliver care at all stages of life and are committed to high value health—superior outcomes and an exceptional experience at a lower cost of care. Passionate, innovative employees are essential to our future as we seek to heal, discover and educate for longer, healthier lives.

Job Description:

The University of Minnesota Medical Center represents an integrated academic health care system and is comprised of two hospitals and dozens of adult specialty clinics on both the East and West banks of the University of Minnesota campus in Minneapolis. It is the flagship facility of Fairview providing breakthrough medicine and transforming the health of our community.

About the Job

The Nursing Station Technician is a hybrid position consisting of both Nursing Assistant and Health Unit Coordinator roles to deliver direct patient care and administrative duties.

In this role, you will work under the direct supervision of a professional nurse to demonstrate excellent customer service, teamwork and communication skills with patients, families, and the healthcare team on a fasted paced unit. Other job duties include:

Patient care such as personal hygiene, vitals, daily activities, repositioning, transporting, and feeding

Maintaining unit desk area functions such as answering phones, processing admissions, discharging and transferring forms, transcribing orders, assembling patient charts and ordering tests

Setting up and maintaining patient rooms

Ordering and stocking of supplies

Job Qualifications:

Successful candidates will be required to possess an active status on the Nursing Assistant Registry and current Basic Life Support Certification by their first day. Preferred candidates will have previous Health Unit Coordinator, Nursing Assistant, or related experience.

Candidates must possess exceptional communication skills such as clear speech, ability to read, legible handwriting, and strong computer skills. Knowledge of medical terminology, abbreviations, and hospital procedures is required. A self-starter, who is passionate about creating an exceptional patient experience, will receive top consideration.

Are you ready to transform healthcare with us?

For more than 100 years, Fairview has been meeting community needs and achieving breakthrough medical advances in care. We are committed to providing our patients and their families with the very best care and the very best experience. Fairview has seven hospitals and medical centers and more than 90 primary and specialty care clinics throughout the state.

In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview is an academic health system committed to nation-leading research and educating tomorrow’s physicians and health care professionals. We serve patients from across the state of Minnesota, the upper Midwest and beyond.

True to our values of dignity, integrity, service, compassion and innovation, our employees are improving patient lives and driving a healthier future. Consider being part of our team today.

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