Fairview Health Services is searching for enthusiastic RNs looking for a rewarding career in our busy Outpatient Observation Unit located at our Edina, Minnesota campus. This is an evening position, 8 hour shifts, every other weekend. Benefit eligible.
The Observation Unit RN at Fairview Southdale Hospital cares for adult patients with a wide range of medical needs including conditions such as chest pain, back pain, gastroenteritis, as well as post-procedural and post-surgical patients. This 18-bed unit is fast-paced with an average length of patient stay of less than 24 hours. The unit is focused on continuously improving processes in order to provide an exceptional patient and family experience as well as improve patient flow.
About This Position:
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.
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