M Health Fairview University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital is located on the west bank of the Mississippi River in Minneapolis. We provide a broad range of pediatric programs from surgery, imaging and neonatal and pediatric intensive care to cardiac and oncology (cancer care) services and blood and marrow and organ transplantation.
Our clinical staff apply innovative approaches to creating medical breakthroughs based their work with patients and on findings through research at the University of Minnesota. This has led to several firsts, including the first successful pediatric blood marrow transplant, infant heart transplant in Minnesota and cochlear ear implant surgery for a child.
Through teamwork and collaboration, we respectfully address the physical, emotional, cultural and spiritual needs of pediatric patients and their families.
About this position:
This position will be working 60 hours every two weeks on the night shift.
12 hour shifts, every third weekend.
Benefit eligible, including loan reimbursement
12 beds, works closely with Pediatric ICU on same floor.
Pediatric patients (newborns to young adults)
Medical and Surgical patients requiring cardiovascular intensive care, including
VADs and Heart Transplantation
Provides care to pediatric patients requiring close observation and advanced monitoring, using current technology.
Manages complex medication and infusion therapies (RNs are PALS certified).
Care for patient undergoing diagnostic and therapeutic procedures/interventions on unit.
Care delivery team: RNs and NSTs. RNs with 1-2 patients.
Provides care to critically ill, trauma and transplant (solid organ and BMT) pediatric patients and those pediatric patients who require close observation and monitoring.
Safely employs (sets-up, utilizes and trouble shoots) the following monitoring devices:
Invasive and non-invasive hemodynamic monitoring
Safely administers the following medications and infusions guided by knowledge of the indications, contraindications, side effects, normal dosages and method of delivery.
Fluid and electrolye replacement
Blood products (FFP, Platelets, Cryo. Albumin)
Care for patient undergoing diagnostic and therapeutic procedures/interventions on the unit.
Operates equipment according to hospital and manufacturers guidelines:
Internal and External pacemakers
Two years of RN experience
MN RN licensure
Certification in related specialty is highly desired
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.