The Fairview Ridges Hospital (Burnsville, MN) presents the largest state-of-the-art care to residents of the southern metro. Licensed at 150 beds, it is the most advanced emergency, surgery, orthopedic and children's care available south of the Minnesota River.
We are looking for a team player to work as a Nursing Station Technician is a combination role of a Nursing Assistant/Transport/HUC position to support our busy 12 bed Operating Room unit. Their main role is to transport patients and care for environment, suppplies and support the unit desk with answering phones/messages.
This position is M-F, 48 hours (.6 FTE) per two weeks. Shifts are will be both 11:00 am to 7:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 9:00 pm. This position is eligible for benefits.
The Nursing Station Technician is a hybrid position consisting of both Nursing Assistant and Health Unit Coordinator roles to deliver limited direct patient care (transporting) and high level administrative and supply duties.In this role, you will work under the direct supervision of a professional nurse to demonstrate excellent customer service, teamwork and communication skills with patients, families, and the healthcare team on a fasted paced unit.Duties may include: patient cares, transporting, care of environment (by stocking, cleaning, and maintaining rooms) and use of equipment, phones, clerical, transcription, and coordinate the flow of communication on the unit.
Other job duties in the Operating Room include: Assisting with repositioning and transporting of patients, preparation of patients for surgery, transporting case carts and specimens, and care for equipment Maintaining unit desk area functions such as answering phones and relaying messages as needed Setting up and maintaining OR rooms (room turnover) Ordering and stocking of supplies
Current certification on the Minnesota Nursing Assistant Registry upon hire. This requirement does not need to be maintained throughout employment and is not required if subsequently transferring into another Nursing Assistant or Nursing Station Tech or Nursing Station Attendant position (exception: MHealth Fairview West Bank Nursing Assistants) or Current enrollment in an RN program, and completion of one (1) semester of clinical rotation within the program
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for health care providers
Candidates must also possess;
Exceptional communication skills such as clear speech, ability to read, legible handwriting, and strong computer skills.
Knowledge of medical terminology, abbreviations, and hospital procedures is required.
A self-starter, who is passionate about creating an exceptional patient experience, will receive top consideration.
Must be able to transport- push patients in a hospital bed.
Must be able to work 4 Day shifts M-Friday, 8 hr shifts each week.
HUC experience, Transport expereince, room turnover experience. Procedural, operating room, pacu or endo environment. Ability to gain knowlege about surgical instruments and work in a fast paced, changing environment.
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.