McLaren Health Care RN - Progressive Care in Mount Pleasant, Michigan

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Post Date

7/12/2018

Title

RN - Progressive Care

Job Family

Nursing

Subsidiary

McLaren Central Michigan

Department

24420 - 3 South

Location

Mount Pleasant Region

City

Mount Pleasant

State

MI

Full Time

Yes

Hours per 2 week pay period

72

Schedule

7:00 p.m. - 7:00 a.m.

Weekends and/or Holidays Required

Yes

On Call Required

No

Description

Position Summary: Coordinates total nursing care for patients, participates in patient and family teaching and provides leadership by working cooperatively with ancillary nursing and other patient team personnel in maintained standards for

professional nursing practice in the clinical setting. The Registered Nurse recognizes that each patient is a unique individual and has the right to quality nursing care that ensures mutual goal setting between the Registered Nurse and the patient and that

the Registered Nurse assures patient rights and privacy are protected. The Registered Nurse is held accountable to the ethical and professional standards as defined in the ANA Code for Nurses, the ANA Nursing’s Social Policy Statement, the State of Michigan

Public Heath code and the ANA and Specialty Nursing Standards of Clinical Practice. The Registered Nurse is also accountable to adhering to the standards set by regulatory agencies such as but not limited to the American Osteopathic Association (AOA), Conditions

of Participation of Healthcare Finance Administration (HCFA), and Michigan Occupational Health and Safety (MIOSHA). These accountabilities require individual competence in nursing practice, and the recognition and responsible acceptance of individual actions

and judgments.

Qualifications:

Required:

  • Education - Graduate of an approved registered nursing program.

  • Must have a current Michigan Registered Nurse license.

  • BLS Certification required.

  • Must become ACLS certified within three (3) months of date of hire/accepting position.

  • Must become PALS certified within six (6) months of date of hire/accepting position.

Preferred:

  • Six months experience in an Intensive or Coronary Care Unit within the last two years preferred and/or meet internal posting criteria

  • One year hospital practice as a registered nurse.

  • Must complete basic dysrythmia course within one (1) year of date of accepting position.

  • Must have had six months ICU experience within the last two years and/or meet internal posting criteria

Internal Posting Criteria

  • Positions will be awarded in the following order:

  • Most senior RN currently working in the unit, provided the nurse has at least six months experience in that unit. If there are no bidders meeting this requirement, the position will be awarded to:

  • Most senior RN with at least six months experience as an RN in the unit within the past two years. If there are no bidders meeting this requirement, the position will be awarded to:

  • Most senior RN who has been cross trained to the unit and can function with minimal assistance.

  • If there are no bidders meeting the above requirements, all others will be considered based on an interview.

To provide a safe, healthy environment for our patients, employees and visitors, as of January 1, 2013 McLaren Central Michigan will no longer hire individuals who use nicotine and will test for nicotine during the pre-employment process. Individuals whose

health screening results are verified positive for tobacco/nicotine use will be disqualified from employment, their job offer will be rescinded, and they will be disqualified from reapplying for employment for six (6) months from the date of the health screening.

  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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