Registered Nurse - Observation Unit
Posted on: June 23, 2022
We Are Hiring:** Sign On Bonus Available**** Up to $12,000
Sign-On Bonus**$6,000 Sign-On Bonus for Part-Time
- $12,000 Sign-On Bonus -3 years of experience required
Ascension Borgess Hospital is seeking an RN to fill a full-time,
night shift position in the Observation Unit.
36 hours per week.
7:00 pm - 7:30 am.
Every third weekend.
Rotating holidays.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 a unique individual and has the right to quality nursing
care that ensures mutual goal setting between the Registered Nurse
and the patient and assure 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, participate 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.
- Implement physicians orders using nursing judgment through
nursing interventions and coordination of others to do the
- Notify the physician of patient condition and response to
nursing intervention appropriately and document this action.
- Responsible for insuring that patients pain is assessed,
treated, reassessed, documented and evaluated. Adhere to Policies
and Procedures for Pain Management.
- Responsible for delegation to other licensed and unlicensed
care providers based on clinical nursing judgment and skill of the
- 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
requirements.What You Will Need:Licensure / Certification /
- Advanced Life Support obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of
hire date or job transfer date required.
- Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed by the State of Michigan
obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.
- BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association
(AHA) obtained within 1 Months (30 days) of hire date or job
transfer date required.Education:
- 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.
- BSN is required within six (6) years of start date. Incumbents
hired into position prior to 1/1/2015 are grandfathered with their
educational degrees.Work Experience:
- 1 year of clinical RN experience preferred.
- Cardiac experience preferred.Additional Preferences:No
additional preferences.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.
When you join Ascension, you join a team of over 150,000
individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving
others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all. Our
inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches
and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools
that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. In
fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance
alone to support associate growth and development. If you are
looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in
your community, we invite you to join our team today.
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, citizenship, 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
This Ministry does not participate in E-Verify and therefore cannot
employ STEM OPT candidates.
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