Nursing careers at Children’s
At Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, we strive to be a premier provider of pediatric nursing care. Our nurses are experts in the art and science of healing and partner with families to the highest-possible care for the children we serve.
Learn more about:
Roxanne Fernandes, MHA, RN
Chief Nursing Officer Roxanne Fernandes joined Children’s Minnesota as chief nursing officer in May 2011. She has more than 30 years of experience in pediatrics — most recently as executive director of the University of California, San Francisco, Children’s Hospital. Fernandes holds a master’s degree from the University of San Francisco and a bachelor’s of science in nursing from San Jose State University.
Nursing at Children’s
Nurses at Children’s have a wide variety of different specialties, roles, responsibilities and talents. But they all share things in common, such as:
- Minnesota Nurses Association
- Nursing and advanced practice education
- Medication administration exams (see sample test)
- DAISY Award for extraordinary nurses
Children’s Minnesota is proud to be an equal opportunity employer whose staff is representative of its community and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, creed, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law. Children’s is a drug-free workplace and we require all candidates to pass a drug test before beginning employment, and Children’s also participates in E-Verify.