Fairview Health Services

  • RN Maternal Fetal Medicine

    Job Locations US-MN-Burnsville
    Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(11/16/2018 2:40 PM)
    Requisition ID
    2018-24158
    Profession
    Nursing (RN/LPN)
    Speciality
    Nursing-Clinics/Urgent Care/Walk-In-Care
    Location
    Fairview Ridges Hospital
    Shift
    day
    Hours per 2 weeks
    casual
    Department
    MFM Clinic
  • Overview

    Our Maternal-Fetal Medicine Centers provide innovative, comprehensive and interdisciplinary care for women.  As the only Maternal-Fetal specialists in the region associated with an academic medical center, our specialists bring their own expertise as well as collaboration with neonatologists, geneticists and other University of Minnesota Health specialists to provide the highest level of care for women and their babies — from preconception to post-partum.

     

    We care for women who are:

    Of advanced maternal age

    Pregnant with a child who has indications of an abnormality such as spina bifida or Down Syndrome

    Pregnant with multiples

     

    We also care for women who have:

    A history of preterm delivery

    A history of preterm labor

    An incompetent cervix

    Gestational diabetes

    History of preeclampsia

    Pre-existing medical conditions, such as cardiac disease or cystic fibrosis

    Prior fetal or neonatal death

    Recurrent pregnancy losses

    Responsibilities/Job Description

    • Uses the nursing process to provide for the physical, emotional and education needs of a wide variety of patients planning or experiencing a high-risk pregnancy.
    • Safely employs (sets-up, utilizes and trouble shoots) fetal monitoring devices.
    • Critically evaluates accuracy of data collected.
    • Formulates nursing interventions based upon data obtained from patient monitoring
    • Educates the patient and family regarding the procedure/intervention.
    • Prepares the patient emotionally and physically for the procedure/intervention.
    • Monitors and evaluates the patient’s response throughout the procedure/intervention.
    • Assists other members of the healthcare team during the procedure/intervention.
    • Provides care, education and support for patients during pregnancy terminations consistent with applicable laws.
    • Provides appropriate follow-up care.

    Qualifications

    Required qualifications: RN, BLS certification.  Minimum two years of full-time Level II or Level III Labor and Delivery RN experience. Successful completion of two day AWHONN course.

     

    Preferred qualifications: BSN. Certification in related specialty.

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