Registered Nurse, University Hospital-Trauma Burn Intensive Care Unit

Location
Michigan, United States
Posted
11 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
14 Oct 2018
Ref
163727
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Responsibilities*

The Trauma Burn Program is a Level 1 Trauma Center and verified Burn Center, certified by the American College of Surgeons. It has a 10 bed ICU and 6 bed acute care unit.Adult and pediatric patients are admitted to the burn center. Adult trauma patients are admitted who have sustained multiple trauma and non-trauma emergency illnesses.Nurses provide safe and effective nursing care to an assigned patient population.Have the ability to function as part of a health team and also work closely with patient families. 

The University of Michigan Health is a Magnet recognized hospital. We have recently been named #1 hospital in Michigan and #5 hospital in the nation by US News and World Report for 2018-19!

Nursing Specific Info

This UMPNC RN posting is posted as Nursing Framework LEVEL C, including B.Actual Nursing Framework LEVEL and salary will be determined at time of hire.Nursing Framework levels range from Level A to Level E.Posting may be filled after the initial 5-day posting period. Applicants who have left the UMPNC bargaining unit must include on their resume dates of past employment including months and years of service along with effort. Positions less than 20 hours/week may be combined. If you have questions regarding this posting or would like assistance with nursing opportunities please contact Nurse Recruitment at (734) 936-5183.

Required Qualifications*

Current Michigan RN license.One (1) year of recent RN experience in an ICU or ED 

Note: Required qualifications must be met by the candidate in order to be interviewed and considered for the position. RESUME REQUIRED (for both internal & external applicants): You must attach a complete and accurate resume to be fully considered for this position. 

Desired Qualifications*

Two (2) or more years experience with trauma and/or burn patients.CCRN and/or ACLS certification.Possess excellent communication and problem-solving skills.BSN preferred

Work Schedule

Hours: 40 hours per weekShifts: Nights, 8 & 12 hr shifts, every other weekendAll new employees will be expected to float to a designated unit(s) in times of low census.

Union Affiliation

This position is covered under the collective bargaining agreement between the U-M and the Michigan Nurses Association and the U-M Professional Nurse Council union, which contains and settles all matters with respect to wages, benefits, hours and other terms and conditions of employment.

Background Screening

Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings.  Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act.

Mission Statement

Michigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally.  Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.

Selection Process

Michigan Medicine seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the diverse people of Michigan and to maintain the excellence of the University. We welcome applications from anyone who would bring additional dimensions to the University‚Äôs research, teaching, and clinical mission, including women, members of minority groups, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. The Department of Nursing, like the University of Michigan as a whole, is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all persons and will not discriminate against any individual because of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, height, weight, or veteran status.   

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.