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Fairview Health Services Nurse Manager - Operating Room in Minneapolis, Minnesota


The University of Minnesota Medical Center is looking for a Nurse Manager of the Operating Room on the West Bank of their campus.

The Nurse Manager will oversee the daily clinical operations of the 15 bed OR Unit, 2 Cath Labs and 2 pediatric sedation procedure rooms.

The Nurse Manager is responsible for promoting the practice of professional nursing as well as the development and utilization of resources. The Nurse Manager works cooperatively with administration, physicians, staff and customers of the M Health Fairview system to provide services and consistently meet and exceed expectations of the people we serve. They are accountable for aspects of budgeting, performance management and human resources matters, including recruitment and the administration of disciplinary measures. The Manager implements and supports safety protocols and regulations ensuring compliance with federal, state and local requirements and meets all Joint Commission requirements. The Nurse Manager will model behaviors consistent with M Health Fairview’s mission, vision and philosophy and effectively maintain the hospitals Standards of Care and Practice.

Responsibilities/Job Description

  • Manages the day-to-day operations of assigned area(s) to ensure support of the mission, goals, and objectives of assigned area(s) and Fairview Health Services

  • Develops and/or provides input into budget for assigned area(s) according to established procedures.

  • Ensures that a process for collecting, monitoring and reporting quality data exists for assigned area.

  • Investigates and responds appropriately to all complaints and takes effective, corrective action when necessary.

  • Utilizes the nursing process in problem solving,

  • Serves as a role model for staff.

  • Manages change using a planned, orderly approach.

  • Demonstrates ability to implement problem-solving mechanisms in both routine and emergency situations.

  • Delegates appropriate tasks to staff.

  • Ensures implementation and development of standards of practice in patient care that reflect valid research findings.

  • Evaluates, develops and revises clinical systems to assure regulatory compliance.




  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing or related field. If bachelors is not in nursing then must have a Master's degree in nursing.


  • Four Years nursing experience, at least two of which is in a formal or informal (charge, lead, preceptor) leadership role.


  • Minnesota RN license



  • Preferred Advanced Degree in nursing or related field


  • Other forms of supervisory or management experience


  • AORN or ANCC

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Fairview Health Services ( is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 12 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.

EEO/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.

Job Locations US-MN-Minneapolis

Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago (7/21/2021 10:09 AM)

Requisition ID 2021-76975

Profession Nursing (RN/LPN)

Speciality Nursing Leadership

Location University of Minnesota Medical Center West Bank Hospital

Shift day

Hours per 2 weeks 80

Department Operating Room