Fairview Health Services is looking for a RN for our Intensive Care Unit at Fairview Southdale Hospital in Edina, MN. This is anight position, 12 hour shifts with every third weekend. Benefit eligible.
The Registered Nurse is responsible for the assessment, planning, delivery, and evaluation of nursing care for all assigned patient population(s) in this 23 bed ICU. 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 multi-diagnosis Intensive Care Unit cares for critically ill patients 18 years and older. Average daily census of 17-18. Currently have 77.5 FTEs / 120 employees in the department. We see approx. 5-8 open heart surgical patients per week as well as other major surgical patients, acute respiratory failure, OD / withdrawal, medical and surgical neuro and minimal trauma. We provide Telemedicine ICU services for the system and take care of patients with IABP, Impella, hypothermia therapy, CRRT however we transfer patients requiring LVAD or ECMO to UMMC.
About this position:
This position reports to the Nurse Manager and Patient Care Supervisor
We are a 23 bed unit
Approximately half of our RN staff has obtained an advanced certification in Critical Care Nursing
MN RN License
BLS for Health Care Provider
Must havethe equivalent of 2 CurrentFull-Time yearsofICU RN experience in an ICU that regularly treats patients with IABPs, CRRT, Impella or similar.
Other Required Skills
Excellent Customer Service and Communication Skills
Adapt to an ever changing environment.
Must practice on-stage and off-stage behaviors consistently and appropriately.
Demonstrate the ability to work under stress in a variety of situations
Ability to exercise independent judgment
Demonstrate eagerness for continued learning and certification opportunities
Together with the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians we have created M Health Fairview. M Health Fairview is the newly expanded collaboration among the University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Physicians, and Fairview Health Services. The healthcare system combines the best of academic and community medicine — expanding access to world-class, breakthrough care through our 10 hospitals and 60 clinics.Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 10 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area.Its broad continuum also includes 60 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.