Fairview Health Services  RN Pediatric Med/Surg (Will consider Summer Nurse Intern) in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle RN Pediatric Med/Surg (Will consider Summer Nurse Intern)

Specialty NURSING-Pediatrics/Peds Critical Care

Location University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital

Department Peds Med Surg Unit 6

Hours per 2 weeks 56

Shift Night

Date Posted 08/04/2017

Job Number 17-68348

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:

All (infant to age 18) pediatric patients requiring non-intensive care. About 40% of patients have cardiovascular needs. Other service lines included pulmonary, general pediatrics, general surgery, specialty surgery (orthopedics, ENT, neuro, trauma, ophthalmology), and neurology. 45% of patients are under age 2. Bed capacity: 24. Provides care to pediatric cardiac, neurology, solid organ (heart) transplant, infectious disease, CF, pulmonary, and general medical surgical patients and their families. Performs advanced monitoring using current technology. Manages complex medication and infusion therapies. Care for patient undergoing diagnostic and therapeutic procedures/interventions on the unit. Demonstrates ability to safely and accurately operate unit equipment.

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:

Required

Current MN RN license and BLS for healthcare providers. Must have at least one year of current RN experience in a hospital based pediatric unit OR a 300-320 hour paid internship with Fairview Health Services.

Preferred

BSN or higher preferred

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.