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RN Med/Surg Medical

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Employer
Fairview
Posted
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Closes
Tuesday, November 20, 2012
Location
Fairview Southdale Hospital
Employment Status

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RN Med/Surg Medical

Busy and challenging 52 bed Medical Unit including 18 telemetry beds known for its superb teamwork, a great learning environment and sense of family and camaraderie. The RN is responsible for the assessment, planning, delivery, and evaluation of nursing care for all assigned patient populations.  The RN is responsible for performing these duties in accordance with all policy, procedure, and professional practice guidelines.  RN coordinates care with other members of the health care team and delegates responsibilities to others as appropriate.  Ideal candidate has a positive attitude and makes patient needs a priority. This person will demonstrate excellent team work, communication, priority setting, and teaching skills. The ideal RN will have the ability to solve problems utilizing appropriate resources and customer service skills for patients and families.  

Physical Demands: Sitting, standing, walking, lifting above shoulders/waist level/below knees- max. 35lbs, push/pull- max. 35lbs, carrying- max. 35lbs, balance, stooping/crouching, grasping/writing, finger dexterity/keyboarding, reaching below shoulders, reaching above shoulders, reaching across, rotation standing, bending at waist >45°.

 

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 work with others.   


Qualifications
MN RN & BLS required. BSN and acute hospital experience 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.