The Fairview Southdale Hospital Operating Room (Edina, MN) is the epicenter for GYN Davinci surgery. Within our 24 operating Room, our physicians perform over 20,000 surgeries per year including Cardiothoracic, Neurosurgery, and others. Our Eye Surgery department is State of the Art and our hospital has been named a Blue Cross Blue Shield Distinction Center for Spine Surgery and Hip and Knee replacement.
Working as an RN - Nurse in the Fairview Southdale Hospital Operating Room, you will work among the top healthcare professionals in the nation, providing high quality care with a focus on patient safety and a team supported environment.
May include some call hours, they are part of the work agreement for RN's in the Fairview Southdale Operating Suites.
Call time is 30 minutes
The Registered Nurse is responsible for the assessment, planning, delivery, and evaluation of nursing care for all assigned patient populations and for performing these responsibilities in accordance with all policy, procedure and professional practice guidelines and the MN Nurse Practice Act. The RN coordinates care with members of the health care team and delegates responsibilities to others (surgical technologist, nursing assistant, huc) as appropriate.
Demonstrates the ability to establish an environment of safety for the surgical patient
Demonstrates the ability to assess, diagnose, implement and evaluate treatments and procedures that contribute to the physiological stability of the surgical patient.
May serve as a circulator or scrub during operative procedures. Demonstrates knowledge about the psychologic, sociologic, and spiritual responses of patients and their families to the operative or other invasive procedure.
Supports patients rights and ethics by delivering consistent, competent, and ethical care, within legal standards of practice, while maintaining privacy and support of the patients value system
Demonstrates knowledge of the health system environment and administrative issues that impact job performance, patient safety, and ethical considerations.
MN RN license
BLS for health care providers
OR RN work experience
or completion in the AORN Periop 101 program/course, or RN new graduate who has completed their OR internship or has clinical experience as a surgical technologist.
Excellent customer service skills and ability to work effectively in a team environment are a must
Strongly prefer RN work experience in a main Operating Room with cross-team training
Experience supporting Peds and Adults
BSN strongly preferred or BSN enrolled and wiillingness to obtain in the near future
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 netwo...rk 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.