Nursing Station Technician Birthplace

Fairview Health Services Minneapolis , MN 55415

Posted 1 week ago


University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital is located on the west bank of the Mississippi River in Minneapolis. We provide a broad range of pediatric programs from surgery, imaging and neonatal and pediatric intensive care to cardiac and oncology (cancer care) services and blood and marrow and organ transplantation.

Our clinical staff apply innovative approaches to creating medical breakthroughs based their work with patients and on findings through research at the University of Minnesota. This has led to several firsts, including the first successful pediatric blood marrow transplant, infant heart transplant in Minnesota and cochlear ear implant surgery for a child.

Through teamwork and collaboration, we respectfully address the physical, emotional, cultural and spiritual needs of pediatric patients and their families. Our compassionate, innovative approach has repeatedly received national recognition. In 2018, five medical specialties at University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital were ranked on U.S. News & World Report's annual "Best Children's Hospitals" listmore than any other children's hospital in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area. This is the 11th consecutive year that our hospital has received national honors from U.S. News & World Report.

This Nursing Station Technician role will be working in the Labor and Delivery and Post Partum units.

The position will be working 40 hours every two weeks on the rotating evening/night shift, 8 hour shifts and every other weekend. The position is eligible for benefits.

Responsibilities/Job Description

The Nursing Station Technician is a hybrid position consisting of both Nursing Assistant and Health Unit Coordinator roles to deliver direct patient care and administrative duties.

In this role, you will work under the direct supervision of a professional nurse to demonstrate excellent customer service, teamwork and communication skills with patients, families, and the healthcare team on a fasted paced unit. Other job duties include:

  • Minimal direct patient care

  • Maintaining unit desk area functions such as answering phones, processing admissions, discharging and transferring forms and assembling patient charts

  • Setting up and maintaining patient rooms

  • Ordering and stocking of supplies

  • Cleaning and setting up operating rooms

  • Cleaning of operating room and delivery room instruments



  • Active status on the Nursing Assistant Registry and

  • Current Basic Life Support Certification by their first day


  • Previous Health Unit Coordinator, Nursing Assistant, or related experience.
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