M Health Fairview University of Minnesota Medical Center represents an integrated academic health care system and is comprised of two hospitals and dozens of adult specialty clinics on both the East and West banks of the University of Minnesota campus in Minneapolis. It is the flagship facility of Fairview providing breakthrough medicine and transforming the health of our community.
The Float Pool:
Consists of RNs and Nursing Station Technicians.
The adult float pool RNs consist of two groups- medical/surgical RNs and specialty care RNs. The medical/surgical RNs float to the following units: inpatient medical, orthopedics, acute rehabilitation unit, transitional care unit, and may also float to the newborn family care center. The specialty care RNs are able to float to the medical/surgical units as well as the adult emergency department. Specialty care RNs function in the role of flyer in which they work as an adult hospital resource, serving any adult nursing need that arises on UMMC West Bank. The Adult Flyer is also ACLS certified and is able to offer assistance in critical situations.
This position works 48 hours in a 2 week period on the evening shift shift, 8 hour shifts and every other weekend. This position is benefit eligible including loan repayment.
The Registered Nurse is responsible for the assessment, planning, delivery, and evaluation of nursing care for all assigned patient population(s). The RN is responsible for performing these responsibilities in accordance with all policy, procedure and professional practice guidelines. The RN coordinates care with members of the health care team and delegates responsibilities to others as appropriate.
Assesses patient needs and identifies expected nursing outcomes.
Develops an individualized nursing plan of care.
Implements nursing interventions based on the plan of care.
Evaluates care and patient response to interventions and expected outcomes.
Uses communication strategies to achieve desirable outcomes.
Demonstrates ability to provide care or service adjusting approaches to reflect developmental level and cultural differences of population served.
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.