Fairview Health Services  Nursing Station Technician - Pediatric BMT in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle Nursing Station Technician - Pediatric BMT

Specialty Medical Support Staff

Location University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital

Department Peds BMT Unit 4

Hours per 2 weeks 40

Shift Rotating day/evening

Date Posted 04/16/2018

Job Number 18-72327

Job Description:

Responsible for coordination of communications and procedures fo the nursing unit, processing admissions, discharging and transferring forms, transcribing orders, assembling patient charts and ordering tests and other necessities. NST's also work under the direction of a nurse to assist in delivery of patient care including personal hygiene and daily activities, transporting patients and equipement, setting up and maintaining patient rooms, reordering and stocking supplies

Physical Demands: Sitting, standing, walking, lifting up to 35 lbs, push/pull up to 45 lbs, carrying up to 35 lbs, balance, stooping/crouching, grasping, finger dexterity, reaching above/below shoulders, reaching across, bending at waist >45 degrees.

Physical Environment: Noise, Infectious Disease, Moving Machinery, Vibration, Human Tissue/fluids, Chemicals, Biohazard Material.

Mental Demands: Frequent people contact, irregular work schedule, detailed work, frequent interruptions, decision making skills, concentration, ability to work independently, multitasking, organizational skills, working with others and frequent deadlines.

Job Qualifications:

Active status on the Minnesota Nursing Assistant Registry is required. Student nurses who have completed two semesters of clinicals and will be completing and passing the NA registry exam with in 6 months of hire will also be qualified. BLS required.

Previous Health Unit Coordinator (HUC), Nursing Assistant (NA) or Nursing Station Technician (NST) experience or completed technical, college or internal Fairview HUC program, or equivalent and related experience. Knowledge of medical terminology, abbreviations, and hospital procedures is required. Communication skills such as clear speech, ability to read, legible handwriting, and basic computer skills.

Physical demands: Sitting, standing, walking, lifting -max 35lbs, push/pull-max. 35 lbs, balance, stooping/crouching, grasping, writing, finger dexterity/keyboarding, reaching, color vision, operate machinery, physical presence at work

Mental Demands: Frequent people contact, irregular work schedule, detailed work, frequent interruptions, decision making skills, concentration, ability to work independent, multiple concurrent tasks, frequent deadlines, organizational skills, ability to collaborate with others, express ideas orally, remember and apply information, understand/follow basic instruction

About Fairview Health Services

Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 11 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 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.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.