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Nursing Station Technician

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Employer
Fairview
Posted
Wednesday, November 07, 2012
Closes
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Location
University of Minnesota Amplatz Children's Hospital
Employment Status

Further information

Nursing Station Technician

The NST is responsible for assisting the nurse in the delivery of patient care, transporting patient and / or equipment, setting up and maintaining patient rooms, reordering and stocking supplies in the perioperative department. The NST performs a wide range of customer service and clerical duties, including providing assistance to patients and visitors, answering the telephone, prepping patient charts and maintaining the patient care unit main desk area. The NST coordinates the flow of communication in the pre-operative and post-operative care units and assists with the escorting of our pediatric patient's caregivers into and out of the operating room for the inductionm of anesthesia. The NST works under the direction of the professional nurse at all times. 


Qualifications
Education: High School Diploma/G.E.D. required Must be on the MN Nursing Assistant Registry or eligible to be registered within 6 months of hire date.

Previous Health Unit Coordinator (HUC), Nursing Assistant (NA) or Nursing Station Technician (NST) experience or completed technical college, or equivalent HUC program, and related experience in a hospital setting preferred. Previous experience working with children preferred. Other skills: Knowledge of medical terminology, abbreviations and hospital procedures is required. Communication skills such as clear speech, ability to read, legible handwriting, and basic computer skills are required. Basic Life Support certification preferred. 


About Fairview

For more than 100 years, Fairview has been improving the health of the communities we serve. We have grown into one of Minnesota's largest nonprofit organizations. Today, we are more than 20,000 employees providing exceptional care and leading health care innovations that will sustain us into the future.

We partner with one of the nation's top research and teaching facilities - the University of Minnesota and its Academic Health Center. Our partnership is a national model that enables us to provide breakthrough medicine to our patients.

Our caregivers and leaders are re-envisioning patient care during a time of transformational change in health care. From ground-breaking care models in our primary care facilities to unique collaborative relationships with payers and employers and implementation of new technologies, we're committed to improving the overall value of our clinical quality and experience for our patients as we reduce the cost of care.

We are hospitals, clinics, home care, hospice, rehabilitation, pharmacy services and much more. To the communities we serve, we are known as a healthcare leader, community partner and trusted advocate. As an employer, we nurture the teamwork, passion and excellence needed to deliver our promise of exceptional care to our patients.

We offer competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits to fit your life.

See current job openings and apply online at:fairview.org/careers

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Fairview

For over 100 years, Fairview has been improving the health of the communities we serve. We've grown into one of MN’s largest nonprofits. More than 20,000 employees provide exceptional care and lead healthcare innovations that will sustain into the future.