Fairview Health Services  RN Preadmission Nurse - Pediatric Sedation in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle RN Preadmission Nurse - Pediatric Sedation

Specialty NURSING-Perioperative/Sports Medicine/Same Day Surgery

Location University of Minnesota Medical Center (West Bank)

Department Pediatric Sedation

Hours per 2 weeks 48

Shift Day

Date Posted 08/10/2017

Job Number 17-68627

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 Perioperative Pre-Admission RN is responsible for obtaining clinical information and providing education and instruction to patients (and/or their families) via telephone to adult and pediatric patients scheduled for elective surgical procedures prior to their entry to the hospital. The RN assesses, plans and implements a care plan focusing on the individual needs of patients of all ages and cultural backgrounds. The RN collects patient information and coordinates the plan of care with physicians, outside clinics and agencies and internal departments. The RN is responsible for performing these activities in accordance with all policy, procedural and professional practice guidelines.

Job Qualifications:

Required:

MN RN licensure

Basic Life Support certified

Minimum of three to five years of clinical nursing experience, with proficiency in assessing the physical and psychosocial needs of a culturally diverse patient population

Ability to exercise professional judgment, excellent communication and documentation skills, and computer knowledge

Preferred:

BSN

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.