The Med/Surg Oncology Unit RN at Fairview Ridges Hospital in Burnsville, MN is a 28 Bed unit whom cares for adult patients with a wide range of medical and surgical oncology needs including; but not limited to administering chemotherapy, complications of cancer therapy, surgical interventions and remote tele patients.In addition to oncology patients, this unit will see a variety of medical and surgical conditions.
About this position:
This position works 56 hours every two weeks and is benefit eligible.
8 hour shifts on rotating day and evening shifts
Every other weekend
Opportunity to pick up shifts
Unit supported by nursing assistant or NST on all shifts
The registered nurse is responsible for providing patient and family centered nursing care following established standards, professional practice guidelines and MN Nurse Practice act. The nurse will have an essential role in coordinating care with physicians, care coordinators, patients, and families and delegates responsibilities as appropriate. Epic is used for computerized medical records charting. The RN on this unit will assist with end of life care.
Must have work experience as an RN
MN RN licensure by start date
BLS for health care providers
Excellent critical thinking skills
Strong communication skills both in person and via phone/emails
Comfortable using computers
Must be able to work in a team environment and able to delegate
BSN or willingness to obtain in near future
RN work experience in an acute or sub-acute setting
Experience working in a team and delegating
Experience working in a support role (if no experience as an RN) NA, PCA, NST or similar
Familiarity with EPIC
Excellent customer service
Must be adaptable to an ever changing environment and practice on-stage and off-stage behaviors consistently.
Mental Demands:Frequent people contact, irregular work schedule, supervisory skills, detailed work, frequent interruptions, decision making skills, concentration, ability to work independent, multiple concurrent tasks, frequent deadlines, organizational skills, ability to work well with others.
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.