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RN Surgical Services

River Falls, WI

Overview

Allina Health nurses are the embodiment of science and caring. Relationships – with patients and each other – are at the center of everything we do. Our leadership team is deeply committed to fostering visionary and transformational leadership skills, advocacy, continuous improvement and cultural awareness and recognition.

When you find the right fit, going to work each day becomes a source of pride. It's a welcoming environment to advocate and care for your patients. State-of-the-art equipment to make your day easier. And the flexibility and support you need to focus on building a career you love. That’s what you’ll find here.

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Rewards

  • Employee Volunteerism

    We believe care is more than just treating people when they are sick. We help people live healthier lives by investing in community programs and employee volunteerism.

  • Starting Salary

    Minnesota and Wisconsin boast the highest and most competitive average salaries and hourly wages for registered nurses in the five-state region.

  • Nurse-Patient Ratios

    Our nurse-patient ratios are among the best in the nation and ensure our staff can provide the safest care possible.

  • Career Development

    We'll support you every step of the way by providing incentives for certification, tuition reimbursement, professional development and more.

  • Location

    Discover a rewarding career at one of our 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals and a wide variety of specialty care services in Minnesota and western Wisconsin, ranked top states for nurses.

Allina Health is forward thinking in that we use technology in the care of our patients to improve outcomes across the system.

- Faith P., APRN

Responsibilities

Requisition #

56004BR

Physical Location

River Falls, WI

Posted Date

18-Jun-2019

Dept. Name

Surgical Services

Hours Per Week

24

Contract

River Falls MNA RN

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.

River Falls Area Hospital (RFAH) is located in western Wisconsin, just 30 minutes east of St. Paul, Minn., and is part of a shared medical campus that provides easy access to hospital services, an Allina Health primary care clinic, specialty clinics, a long-term care facility and a wellness and fitness center. With 270 employees, more than 174 affiliated physicians and 25 staffed beds, RFAH provides a full range of inpatient, outpatient and emergency services, as well as surgical, cardiovascular, cancer treatment and rehabilitation services to approximately 28,000 patients each year. 

 

Responsibilities

Req ID: 56004
  • Diagnosis - Analyzes assessment data to determine nursing diagnoses
  • Assessments - Collects, prioritizes, and synthesizes comprehensive data pertinent to the patient’s health or situation
  • Outcomes Identifications - Identifies expected outcomes individualized to the patient
  • Planning - Develops a plan that prescribes interventions to attain expected outcomes
  • Implementation - Implements the identified plan
  • Evaluation - Evaluates the patient’s progress towards attainment of the outcome
  • Quality of Practice - Systematically enhances the quality and effectiveness of nursing practice
  • Education - Attains knowledge and competency that reflects current nursing practice
  • Professional Practice Evaluation - Evaluates one’s own nursing practice in relation to professional practice standards and regulatory guidelines
  • Collegiality - Contributes to the professional development of peers, colleagues, and others
  • Collaboration - Collaborates with patient, family, and others in the conduct of nursing practice
  • Ethics - Acts in an ethical manner
  • Research - Integrates research findings in practice
  • Resource Utilization - Incorporates factors related to safety, effectiveness, cost, and impact on practice in planning and delivering patient care
  • Leadership - Provides leadership in the professional practice setting and the profession
  • Environmental Health- Practices in an environmentally safe and healthy manner.

Education

  • New Graduate hires must be a graduate of a nationally accredited school of nursing and inclusive of a clinical rotation in an acute care facility.
  • Bachelor Degree in Nursing is preferred for all RN positions.

Qualification/Skills

  • Current RN licensure in the State of Minnesota (Current WI nursing license for River Falls Hospital)
  • Basic Life Support (per American Heart Association guidelines) by completion of orientation.
  • Advanced Life Support by completion of orientation.
  • Pediatric Life Support by completion of orientation.
  • Has worked in a multi-specialty OR with at least 2+ years of experience required. Must have demonstrated the ability to communicate and coordinate complex patient care issues to the team. Must be able to partner with the OR team which includes CST’s, RN’s, CRNA’s, Anesthesiologists, Surgeons etc.

Work Schedule

  • 24 hours per week
  • Weekday, weekend, and holiday call rotation.
  • MNA contract
  • Benefit eligible

Location/Community Information

Ranked one of the best small cities in the country by Demographic Daily, River Falls truly is a great place to work and live. The River Falls community has the advantage of maintaining a small town atmosphere while benefiting from all the resources of the Twin Cities just 35 minutes away. River Falls is home to the University of Wisconsin-River Falls and the Chippewa Valley Technical College. Whether it is taking advantage of the recreational opportunities of the Kinnickinnic River, a nationally recognized class one trout stream, River Falls invites you to Grow with the flow as a resident of our exceptional community. River Falls offers the perfect combination of small-town comfort, wide range of outdoor and cultural activities, diverse and active downtown, and convenient access to all that the nearby Twin Cities have to offer.

River Falls:

  • Located 35 miles East of the Twin Cities
  • Population = 14,343

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 #

56004BR
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