Henry Ford Health System Registered Nurse Leader Ambulatory- Ophthalmology - Detroit Campus in Detroit, Michigan
Provides leadership for a group or four or more staff. (i.e. RNs, MAs, CSRs, etc.)Performs leadership functions about 30% of the time and duties of a Registered Nurse I the remaining 70%.Performs duties of a Registered Nurse in the coordination and delivery of quality compassionate patient care.Utilizes the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation to provide, delegate, supervise and document care and teaching of patients and family.Effectively communicates with the health care them.Demonstrates clinical competence.Supervises other nursing and support staff as appropriate.This position is responsible for managing and running our emergency triage line, emergency clinic, and assisting in the minor OR procedures with doctor.This RN position also assist the surgeons with IV injections for laser patients.
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Graduate from a school of nursing and current licensure by the Michigan State Board of Nursing as a Registered Nurse.Successful completion of HFHS (Parent Operating Group) Pharmacology test.Demonstrated leadership ability.Clinical knowledge and analytical abilities necessary to formulate effective nursing care plans.Ability to perform a wide variety of professional nursing services.Ability to effectively communicate with patients, families, and medical group personnel.Two to three years of nursing experience in a clinical environment.Leadership experience preferred. Computer Skills: Basic computer knowledge and keyboarding skills.Working knowledge of EPIC, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORKING CONDITIONS: Works in a patient care setting with possible exposure to communicable diseases.May require heavy lifting of patients and/or equipment.Overview Henry Ford Health System, one of the largest and most comprehensive integrated U.S. health care systems, is a national leader in clinical care, research and education. The system includes the 1,200-member Henry Ford Medical Group, five hospitals, Health Alliance Plan (a health insurance and wellness company), Henry Ford Physician Network, a 150-site ambulatory network and many other health-related entities throughout southeast Michigan, providing a full continuum of care. In 2015, Henry Ford provided $299 million in uncompensated care. The health system also is a major economic driver in Michigan and employs more than 24,600 employees. Henry Ford is a 2011Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award recipient. The health system is led by President and CEO Wright Lassiter III. To learn more, visitHenryFord.com. Benefits Whether it's offering a new medical option, helping you make healthier lifestyle choices or making the employee enrollment selection experience easier, it's all about choice. Henry Ford Health System has a new approach for its employee benefits program - My Choice Rewards. My Choice Rewards is a program as diverse as the people it serves. There are dozens of options for all of our employees including compensation, benefits, work/life balance and learning - options that enhance your career and add value to your personal life. As an employee you are provided access to Retirement Programs, an Employee Assistance Program (Henry Ford Enhanced), Tuition Reimbursement, Paid Time Off, Employee Health and Wellness and access to day care services at Bright Horizons Midtown Detroit, and a whole host of other benefits and services. Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer Henry Ford Health System is committed to the hiring, advancement and fair treatment of all individuals without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, size, height, weight, marital status, family status, gender identity, sexual orientation, and genetic information, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal and state laws.