Trinity Health Registered Nurse - Medicine Progress Care Unit FT Days in Ann Arbor, Michigan
Employment Type:Full timeShift:12 Hour Night Shift
An Opportunity to Join our Remarkable Care Team!
Saint Joseph Mercy Health System, one of the nation's top health care services providers, spanning five counties in Southeastern Michigan. SJMHS represents more than 2,700 physicians and 14,000 nurses and staff, and includes 6 Hospitals, 5 Outpatient Health Centers, 8 Urgent Care Facilities and over 25 Specialty Centers.
Full benefits package including Medical, Dental, Vision, PTO, Life Insurance and Disability
Retirement savings plan with employer contribution
Opportunity for growth and advancement throughout SJMHS and Trinity Health
A small, high acuity 12 bed medical unit that cares for chronically and acutely ill patients. Unit specializes in the care of trachs and vent dependent patients. Will gain exposure to some continuous medications. Staff work closely with unit charge nurse and ICU staff as resources.
Provides quality patient centered care considering age specific, developmental, cultural and spiritual needs through competent clinical practice and application of the nursing process. Consistently integrates concepts of relationship based care into practice. Serves as a clinical and educational resource to others on the unit. Assumes accountability for nursing care of designated patients. Demonstrates unit/area-designated competencies.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES:
Gathers and analyzes patient information
Develops, implements, evaluates and revises an individualized plan of care
Uses teach back methodology to educate patient and family
Actively seeks to prevent potential hospital acquired
Effectively communicates patient status, priority goals and interventions during consultations, rounds and handoffs
Follows all HIPAA policies and procedures
Behaves in accordance with the Mission, Vision and Values of St. Joseph Mercy Hospitals
Graduation from accredited nursing program.
Effective January 1, 2013 all new hires must have a BSN degree or must agree in writing to obtain their BSN within five (5) years from date of hire or transfer to an RN role.
Knowledge of nursing theory, practice and age specific needs
Interpersonal skills necessary to initiate and maintain collegial relationships with coworkers and therapeutic relationships with patients and families.
Critical thinking skills necessary to perform principal duties and responsibilities of job description.
Ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail when planning and performing professional nursing care.
Requires current Michigan Nursing License
Visit www.stjoeshealth.org/careers to learn more about the benefits, culture and career development opportunities available to you at Saint Joseph Mercy Health System.
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