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Registered Nurse

Traverse City, MI

Website:
https://nlx.jobsyn.org/0671302c2a23468a9d00704e123c52a3151

Posted on January 15, 2019

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About Registered Nurse

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Michigan.

  • For those hired into an RN position prior to January 1, 2009, it is encouraged to obtain a BSN. Certification in the specialty area of practice is also encouraged.

  • For those hired into an RN position after January 1st, 2009, it is required to obtain a BSN within 10 years of start date.

  • For those hired into an RN position after January 1st, 2015, it is required to obtain a BSN within 5 years of start date.

  • Experience in the clinical area in which application has been made is desirable.

  • Is a self-directed professional with the ability to make independent judgments directing patient care.

  • Demonstrates ability in using the computer with Windows format preferred.

ORGANIZATION

Accountable to the Unit Manager or designee of the assigned patient care unit; ultimately accountable for the practice of nursing to the Vice President, Patient Care Services.

Provides direction to and supervision of LPNs, Techs, Clerks, Nursing Assistants, and/or other categories as needed.

Works collaboratively and effectively with all members of the Patient Care Team.

AGE OF PATIENTS SERVED

Cares for patients in the age category(s) checked below:

Neonatal (birth-1 mo) Young adult (18 yr-25 yrs) Infant (1 mo-1 yr) Adult (26 yrs-54 yrs) Early childhood (1 yr-5 yrs) Sr. Adult (55 yrs-64 yrs) Late childhood (6 yrs-12 yrs) Geriatric (65 yrs & above) Adolescence (13 yrs-17 yrs) X All ages (birth & above) No direct clinical contact with patients

Age of Patients Served is dependent on the specific populations cared for on the Unit.

SPECIFIC DUTIES

  • Supports the Mission, Vision and Values of Munson Healthcare

  • Embraces and supports the Performance Improvement philosophy of Munson Healthcare.

  • Promotes personal and patient safety.

  • Has basic understanding of Relationship-Based Care (RBC) principles, meets expectations outlined in Commitment To My Co-workers, and supports RBC unit action plans.

  • Uses effective customer service/interpersonal skills at all times

  • Follows Scope and Standards of Practice from American Nurses Association as listed below.

  • Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

About Munson Medical Center

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