Fairview Health Services  RN Float Pool (Will Consider Summer Nurse Intern) in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle RN Float Pool (Will Consider Summer Nurse Intern)

Specialty NURSING-Float Pool

Location University of Minnesota Medical Center (East Bank)

Department Nursing Float Pool

Hours per 2 weeks 64

Shift Night

Date Posted 08/04/2017

Job Number 17-68378

Join our team in driving a healthier future.

Fairview Health Services is an award-winning nonprofit health care system with more than 21,000 employees and 2,300 aligned physicians. Based in Minneapolis, we deliver care at all stages of life and are committed to high value health—superior outcomes and an exceptional experience at a lower cost of care. Passionate, innovative employees are essential to our future as we seek to heal, discover and educate for longer, healthier lives.

Job Description:

The RN in the float pool is responsible for providing professional nursing care for patients following established standards and practices.

They will float to the following Med/Surg units: General Medicine (5A/5B), General Surgery (7B), Surgery Oncology (7C), Medical Oncology (7D), Neuroscience (6A), Observation (observation and outpatient) (6D)

They will also float to the following Specialty units: Solid Organ Transplant (7A), Telemetry/Cardiology (6C), Blood and Marrow Transplant (5C) and the Adult Intermediate Care Unit (6B).

The position is fast paced, requires critical thinking and partnering with unit staff to provide excellence in patient care and offers many learning opportunities.

Physical demands: Sitting, standing, walking, lifting-max 35lbs, push/pull-max. 35 lbs, balance, stooping/crouching, grasping, writing, finger dexterity/keyboarding, reaching, color vision, operate machinery, physical presence at work.

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 collaborate with others, express ideas orally, remember and apply information, understand/follow basic instruction

Job Qualifications:


Current MN RN license and BLS for healthcare providers. Must have at least one year of current acute care RN experience in a float pool setting OR a 300-320 hour paid internship with Fairview Health Services.


BSN or higher preferred

Certification in related specialty is highly desired

One year of current medical/surgical RN experience in a hospital setting is desired

Are you ready to transform healthcare with us?

For more than 100 years, Fairview has been meeting community needs and achieving breakthrough medical advances in care. We are committed to providing our patients and their families with the very best care and the very best experience. Fairview has seven hospitals and medical centers and more than 90 primary and specialty care clinics throughout the state.

In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview is an academic health system committed to nation-leading research and educating tomorrow’s physicians and health care professionals. We serve patients from across the state of Minnesota, the upper Midwest and beyond.

True to our values of dignity, integrity, service, compassion and innovation, our employees are improving patient lives and driving a healthier future. Consider being part of our team today.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.