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Allina Health Nursing Assistant in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Nursing Assistant

Requisition #

68348BR

Physical Location

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Posted Date

16-Oct-2020

Dept. Name

H4100-CV ICU

Hours Per Week

24

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: 68348

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

Day/evening rotation.

Shifts are 7am-3:30pm or 3pm-11:30pm.

Work every other weekend

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 InformationSchool Digger

Explore MinnesotaMN 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 #

68348BR

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