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Nursing Assistant Preop Postop

Requisition #

67812BR

Physical Location

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Posted Date

24-Sep-2020

Dept. Name

Main OR Preop-Postop

Hours Per Week

32

Contract

ANW L113 Service Workers

Introduction

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Abbott Northwestern Hospital, located in south Minneapolis, is the largest not-for-profit hospital in the Twin Cities and is recognized as an ANCC Magnet-designated hospital. It is known around the region and across the U.S. for its centers of excellence: cancer care through the Virginia Piper Cancer Institute; cardiovascular services in partnership with the Minneapolis Heart Institute; the Spine Institute; Neuroscience Institute; Orthopaedic Institute; perinatology, obstetrics and gynecology through WomenCare; physical rehabilitation through Courage Kenny Rehabilitation InstituteTM; and more. With 5,697 employees, 1,397 physicians and 633 beds, Abbott Northwestern Hospital cares for nearly 370,000 patients and their families each year from the Twin Cities area and throughout the Upper Midwest.

Responsibilities

Req ID: 67812

Under the direct supervision of the Registered Nurse, the Nursing Assistant provides and supports direct patient care as guided by their training and in accordance with policy and our mission, vision and values.

  • Makes observations/collects health status data as assigned and/or delegated by the RN.
  • Reports and documents findings according to established guidelines.
  • Performs personal care/interventions as assigned and/or delegated by the RN according to policy, procedure, unit routine and patient need.
  • May transport medications (excluding controlled substances) on hospital campus.

Education

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

Qualification/Skills

One year of Nursing Assistant experience preferred. Applicants with less than one year of Nursing Assistant experience must meet the following:

  • Registered on State Department of Health Nursing Assistant Registry; and/or
  • Completion of one (1) semester of clinical rotations within an accredited nursing program

In addition, candidates should be self-motivated and able to work in a team setting, as well as possess strong communication, problem solving, customer service and critical thinking skills.

Work Schedule

  • 0.8 FTE - 32 hours per week
  • Day/ Evening hours
  • variable start times
  • Preop, PACU, and Phase II areas
  • BLS required within 4 months of hire
  • SEIU Contract
  • Benefit Eligible

Location/Community Information

Minneapolis boasts being both cosmopolitan yet small enough that you can find a place to call home whether on a lake, golf course, or in an adjoining suburb. With the fast pace of activity there are professional sports, theater, or enough parks for a quiet walk. The area has numerous schools and colleges, both public or private, and enough teams for all weekend athletes to join.

  • Located in Minneapolis
  • Population = 380,000
  • Service Area = 2,882,245

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune


Closing

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.


Requisition #

67812BR
Patient Care Suppt / Nrsg Asst