Registered Nurse (RN) Special Care Nursery (casual)
Fairview Health Services
Location: Woodbury, Minnesota
Internal Number: 2021-84235
M Health Fairview is looking for an RN at Woodwinds Hospital in Woodbury, MN. This position casual.
Woodwinds Health Campus opened its 86-bed hospital in August 2000. Located on 30 acres of pristine wetlands in Woodbury, MN, its the only hospital in the southeast metro area. Woodwinds provides convenient, comprehensive and quality health care for the community. Youll find the services you need all in one location. We're known for attention to detail and attention to patients and the calming ambiance is enhanced by the surrounding woods and wetlands.
About this position Special Care Nursery
Join the team that matches your passion! At Woodwinds Hospital, we are proud of our reputation of caring for our community. Our nurses assist families throughout labor, delivery and postpartum: from a patients point of view, the most important day of their life! Nursing is the cornerstone to the great care we provide to our patients and to each other. Join the team honored by its patients as one of the Best Hospitals for Obstetrics in MN!
Our SCN RNs care for newborns in both the SCN (CPAP, Blii lights, Lines, Triple I) and on the floor (late preterm infant). Our special care nurses specialize in caring for our smallest patients, but are also trained to post-partum to care for a mother/baby couplet.
HealthEast has achieved Baby-Friendly designation
16 Labor & Delivery Rooms
8 Mother Baby/MS rooms
3 Triage rooms
180 births per month average
Six week patterned schedule
On call shifts are voluntary
Holiday rotation work every third Christmas!
Helpful team members
NICU Level 2 (34 weeks)
If your skills and experience appear to align with those of the position, you may be asked to participate in a pre-recorded video interview.
The recorded video interviews are reviewed by our hiring team and provide the reviewers with insights on the skills, attributes and experiences you possess that will allow you to be successful in your role.
You will be notified by email or phone if selected for the next stage of our recruitment process. At any time, you may also check your application status online in your Fairview applicant profile at this link .
The RN serves as the key leader of the interdependent team and is responsible to achieve patient and unit outcomes by coordinating the care for a group of patients. This includes: comprehensive assessment of patient and family needs; identification of outcomes based on the needs assessment; establishing the plan of care; monitoring the progress; and modification of the plan of care as needed.
Demonstrates commitment to principles of the patient care model (Professional Partnership Model) and achieving the HealthEast nursing vision and strategy.
Utilizes the nursing process, including assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation, to coordinate outcome focused patient care. Throughout this process, also understands and incorporates holistic nursing theory based on Watson's Theory of Caring aligning with the practice standards of the American Holistic Nurses' Association whenever holistic therapy is offered.
Communicates effectively with patient/family, physicians, the interdependent team, and other disciplines regarding the plan of care.
Assesses and documents learning needs of the patient and family. Develops an individualized education plan for patients and families based on identified needs.
Actively participates in creating and implementing improvements at the point of care to achieve clinical quality, customer experience, nursing engagement, and efficiency and effectiveness outcomes.
Complies with regulatory requirements, accreditation standards, board of nursing requirements, patient safety requirements, infection control practices, and other established practice standards, policies, guidelines, and procedures.
Coordinates the interdependent team while promoting collaborative teamwork and cooperation.
Actively participates in the development and achievement of department goals (safety, cost, quality, patient experience, employee engagement).
Maintains knowledge of, and complies with, all relevant laws, regulations, policies, procedures and standards.
Actively participates in creating and implementing improvements
Associate degree in Nursing
Valid Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
Valid RN Licensure from MN Board of Nursing
1+ years of Acute Care RN experience in NICU or Special Care Nursery
NRP within 6 months of hire
Twenty hours documented breastfeeding education obtained within 6 months of hire
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.