Fairview Health Services RN Pediatric Emergency Department in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Overview

University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital is located on the west bank of the Mississippi River in Minneapolis. We provide a broad range of pediatric programs from surgery, imaging and neonatal and pediatric intensive care to cardiac and oncology (cancer care) services and blood and marrow and organ transplantation.

Our clinical staff apply innovative approaches to creating medical breakthroughs based their work with patients and on findings through research at the University of Minnesota. This has led to several firsts, including the first successful pediatric blood marrow transplant, infant heart transplant in Minnesota and cochlear ear implant surgery for a child.

Through teamwork and collaboration, we respectfully address the physical, emotional, cultural and spiritual needs of pediatric patients and their families.

  • 10 beds.

  • Provides care for 15,000 patients annually.

  • 20% admission rate to the hospital.

  • 100% of the patients are pediatric

  • Pediatric Emergency Trained Physicians staffed 24 hours a day.

  • Level 3 Trauma Center.

  • 50 Pediatric Sub-Specialties available at Masonic Children’s Hospital; more subspecialties available than any other hospital in the Twin Cities.

  • RN’s must have BLS, PALS, ENPC, TNCC certification

  • 40% of the Emergency Department Nurses are Pediatric Certified; Pediatric Nurse Certification or Pediatric Emergency Nurse Certification.

This position will be working on the evening and night shift on a casual/as needed basis.

Responsibilities/Job Description

  • Provides care to critically ill and injured pediatric patients that seek emergent care recognizing the unique physiologic and psychosocial needs of the pediatric patient.

  • Safely employs (sets-up, utilizes and trouble shoots) the following monitoring devices;

  • Arterial lines

  • Cardiac Monitoring

  • EKGs

  • EtCO2

  • Doppler

  • Safely employs (sets-up, utilizes and trouble shoots) the following monitoring devices;

  • Arterial lines

  • Cardiac Monitoring

  • EKGs

  • EtCO2

  • Doppler

  • Care for patient undergoing diagnostic and therapeutic procedures/interventions on the unit.

Qualifications

Required:

  • MN RN License

  • BLS (basic life support)

  • One year of Pediatric Critical Care experience

Preferred:

  • One year of pediatric ED experience

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Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 12 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 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.

EEO/AA Employer/Vet/DisabledAll qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.

Requisition ID 2018-24951

Profession Nursing (RN/LPN)

Speciality Nursing-Pediatrics/Children's Hospital/NICU

Location University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital

Shift evening/night

Hours per 2 weeks casual

Department Emergency Room - Pediatric