Fairview Health Services is searching for enthusiastic RNs looking for a rewarding career in our busy Surgical Specialties Unit located at our Edina, Minnesota campus. This is an 8 hour evening position, including every other weekend. Benefit eligible.
Our Vascular Access Team serves a high acuity, diverse population of both surgical and medical patients. while partnering with an experienced multidisciplinary team.
The Vascular Access Team RN is responsible for troubleshooting and placing all types of vascular access devices Managing the care vascular access of the young adult, adult or elderly patient experiencing vascular needs. The Vascular Access RN is responsible to the Nurse Manager for assigned Vascular Access Team.
The Registered Nurse is responsible for the assessment, planning, delivery, and evaluation of nursing care for all assigned patient population(s). 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.
Hours: 56 hours every two weeks
About This Position:
Complex Patient Population
Opportunities for Personal and Professional Growth and Development
Continuous Learning Opportunities
Stimulating Work Environment
Making a Difference for People in Our Communities
Provides care in a non-judgmental, non-discriminatory manner that is sensitive to patients and familys diversity, preserving their autonomy, dignity and rights.
Conducts ongoing assessments as determined by patients condition and/or the hospital policies, procedures or protocols and reprioritizes care accordingly.
Maintains confidentiality in matters related to patient, family and facility.
Participate in non-clinical assignments, which may include serving on special committees.
MN RN licensure in good standing
Two years recent RN Vascular Access experience or 5 years acute care nursing experience
Has, or obtains within 3 months of hire, independent PICC line insertion and ultrasound guided IV insertion skills
Competent in peripheral IV insertion in all patient populations
BLS for Health Care Provider
BSN or higher RN degree
Previous PICC and Midline catheter insertion in adult patient populations
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 netwo...rk 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.