Registered Nurse - Surg Trauma Neuro ICU
Company: Ascension (System Office)
Posted on: April 8, 2021
We Are Hiring:
Sign On Bonus Available $7,000 for Full-Time/ Pro-rated for Part
-Time 2 years of experience is required.
Night shift. 7 pm - 7:30 am.
Located on Neuro ICU.
Every 3rd weekend.
Holidays per department rotation.
What You Will Do:
Provide professional nursing care within Borgess Medical Center.
The practice of professional nursing is the systematic application
of specialized knowledge and skill, derived from the biological,
physical, and behavioral sciences to the care, treatment, counsel
and health teaching of individuals who are experiencing changes in
normal health processes or who require assistance in the
maintenance of health and the prevention or management of illness,
injury or disability and demonstrates this through the application
of the Standards of Clinical Nursing Practice and Standards of
Professional Performance defined by the American Nurses
Association. Recognize that each patient is an unique individual
and has the right to quality nursing care that ensures mutual goal
setting between the Registered Nurse and the patient and assures
patient rights and privacy are protected. Recognizing personal,
interpersonal, and social systems, the nursing process facilitates
the promotion, maintenance and restoration of an individuals
health, incorporating knowledge of growth and development through
the life span.
* In collaboration with the patient and/or family, and healthcare
team, participates in open discussion to identify mutual goals
based on the nursing assessment and nursing diagnosis.
* Diagnose, treat, and evaluate the human response to actual or
potential health problems/needs.
* Evaluate the outcomes of the nursing plan of care and revise it
* Assess, detect, monitor, and attempt to prevent complications
associated with health situations or treatment plans.
* Notify the physician of patient condition and response to nursing
intervention appropriately and documents this action.
* Insure that patients' pain is assessed, treated, reassessed,
documented and evaluated. Adhere to policies and procedures for
* Delegation to other licensed and unlicensed care providers based
on clinical nursing judgment and skill of the care provider.
* The above is intended to describe the general content of and
requirements for the performance of this job. It is not to be
construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or
What You Will Need:
Licensure / Certification / Registration:
* Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart
Association (AHA) obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of hire date
or job transfer date required.
* BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association
(AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job
transfer date required.
* Licensed Registered Nurse obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of
hire date or job transfer date required.
* The Registered Nurse must have an Associates of Applied Science
in Nursing (AAS) Degree or Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN) or
RN Diploma at start date required. BSN is required within six (6)
years of start date. Incumbents hired into position prior to
1/1/2015 are grandfathered with their existing educational
* One (1) year critical care experience required.
* If no qualified applicants apply, may consider other
Why Join Our Team:
Ascension Michigan employs over 20,000 compassionate caregivers
across 16 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities.
Our care teams are dedicated to providing spiritually centered,
holistic care which sustains and improves the health of the
communities we serve. We provide generous paid time off for
work-life balance, a collaborative work environment, professional
development opportunities and more to help our associates flourish
personally and professionally. If you are looking for a rewarding
career in healthcare, we invite you to apply today.
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to
transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As
one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the
U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate,
personalized care to all. In FY2020, Ascension provided $2.4
billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community
benefit programs. Ascension includes more than 160,000 associates
and 40,000 aligned providers across a national network of
ministries. We offer rewarding careers across more than 2,600 sites
of care - including 146 hospitals and more than 50 senior living
facilities - in 19 states and the District of Columbia.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:
Ascension Borgess is an equal opportunity employer (EEO) and
affords equal opportunity to all associates and applicants without
regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity,
sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran
status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the
following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:
EEO is the Law Poster Supplement
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to
individuals who have applied for a position using our official
application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of
employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information
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