At M-Health Fairview Maple Grove Surgical Center experts in more than 20 medical specialties are in one convenient location. Were proud to be the only medical center in Minnesota to earn the distinction of being a diagnostic Imaging Center of Excellence .The Maple GroveAmbulatory Surgery Center is ajoint commission certified facility that performs over 5, 000 outpatient procedures/surgeries a year. Cases include Ortho, GYN, Endo, GI, Plastics, ENT, Ophthalmology, Podiatry and Urology for pediatrics to adults.
We are seeking a RN to work in Perianesthesia . This position is 0.6 FTE, day shifts with variable start times, currently Monday-Friday shifts.
Position reports to Patient Care Manager
4 OR rooms, 7 PACU bays, and 4 Endo rooms
Team includes; RNs, CRNAs, MDA, Surgical Techs and CNA
We offer competitive benefits and a comprehensive benefits package
The RN is responsible for the assessment, planning, delivery, and evaluation of nursing care of all assigned Perianesthesia patients. Coordinates care with members of the health care team and delegates responsibilities to others as appropriate, while following policy, procedures and professional practice guidelines. RN provides pre and post anesthesia care to a broad range of patients from pediatrics to adults. RN provides patient and family centered care while using effective communication within the team, with family and the patient. Will provide discharge instructions to patients and families using a variety of methods.
RN Duties include but are not limited to:
Providing Pre and post op phone calls, pre-op assessment and admission, assisting with procedures, administering conscious sedation
Nursing care for patients in altered state of consciousness, airway assessment and maintenance, medication administration and comfort management
Knowledge of anesthetic agents, narcotic analgesics and cardiovascular drugs
Ability to recognize and treat arrhythmia and respond to hemodynamic changes.
Ability to provide discharge instructions to patients and families of different cultures from pediatrics-adult
MN RN licensure by start date
2 year minimum of experience as RN in a PACU or Perianesthesia units, including experience with advanced airways and telemetry.
BLS for health care providers
PALS- will need to complete within 6 months of hire if not certified
Excellent critical thinking skills
Strong communication skills both in person and via phone/emails
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 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.