Healtheast and Fairview Health Services is looking for an RN at Woodwinds Hospital in Woodbury, MN. This position is 80 hours per two weeks, 8 hour shifts, on the Evening shift (12:30pm - 9:00pm). On call requirements are above the FTE and you are required to work on average one on call shift per week and one weekend on call every fifth weekend (this is an estimate). This position is eligible for full benefits .
As a Registered Nurse, you've chosen a career that offers many opportunities and unrivaled satisfaction. We are dedicated to providing extraordinary nurses like you with the support and resources to advance your professional career.Woodwinds Health Campus opened its 86-bed hospital in August 2000. Located on 30 acres of pristine wetlands in Woodbury, MN, its the only hospital in the southeast metro area. Woodwinds provides convenient, comprehensive and quality health care for the community. Youll find the services you need all in one location. We're known for attention to detail and attention to patients and the calming ambiance is enhanced by the surrounding woods and wetlands.
About this position - SAU/PACU
We follow the best practice standards setforth by the Association of Operating Room Nurses & American Society of Perianesthesia Nurses
5 OR Surgery Department, 15-25 cases per day, Patient age:16+
In this role, you will achieve patient and unit outcomes by coordinating the care for a group of patients.
Moving between PACU and SAU
Administering Pre-op meds or antibiotics
Working with Holistic Nursing Theory
Patient Education and Coordinating Care
Maintaining a safe and sterile environment
Reviewing Labs and Consents
Advocating for patients
Maintains knowledge of, and complies with, all relevant laws, regulations and policies, procedures and standards
Actively participates in creating and implementing improvements to achieve clinical, satisfaction and/or efficiency outcomes
Demonstrates commitment to the principles of the patient care model (Professional Partnership Model) and utilizes the nursing process to coordinate outcome focused patient care and achieve the HealthEast nursing vision
Understands and incorporates holistic nursing theory based on Watson's theory of caring aligning with the practice standards of the American Holistic Nurses' Association and the HealthEast nursing patient care model (Professional Partnership Model) in order to achieve the HealthEast nursing vision
Communicates effectively with patient/family, physicians, the interdependent team and other disciplines regarding the plan of care
Identifies and documents learning needs of the patient and family and provides individualized education
Actively participates in creating and implementing, improvements at the point of care to achieve clinical quality, patient experience, nursing engagement and efficiency and effectiveness outcomes
Complies with regulatory requirements, patient safety requirements, infection control practices and other established practice standards, policies and procedures
Participates in the development and achievement of unit goals (safety, cost, quality, patient experience, employee engagement)
Coordinates the interdependent team while promoting collaborative teamwork and cooperation
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.