This job opening is for Unit-Based Temporary RN positions in Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT PACU) unit.* Please note that these positions do not qualify for UMHS benefits and specific terms and conditions of employment are negotiated at the department level.These positions are not covered under the collective bargaining agreement between the University of Michigan and the Michigan Nurses Association and the U of M Professional Nurse Council.* In addition:Unit- based temporary employees who have worked 400 hours in a calendar year then become a Per Diem employee and have an obligation to pay dues or service fees as covered under the collective bargaining agreement between the University of Michigan and the Michigan Nurses Association and the U of M Professional Nurse Council.* Once the employee meets the 400 hour threshold, they then are a union member for the duration of employment as Per Diem.Temporary APRN employees and MVC temporary employees are not eligible for Per Diem status.
Provide expert nursing care to Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) patients. Conduct and document Outpatient ECT Assessments and work in the ECT PACU.
Nursing Specific Info
Required qualifications must be met by the candidate in order to be interviewed and considered for the position. 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.
- Current RN license to practice nursing in the state of Michigan.
- One (1) year of RN experience (experience in a PACU or ICU desired)
- ACLS Certification
- Demonstrated excellence in communication skills.
**Under Michigan Law, a criminal history check including fingerprinting is required as a condition of employment or transfer for this position.
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.
Recent (in the last 1 year) experience in the ECT PACU Recent experience completing ECT Assessments Experience in the utilization of Crisis Intervention Prevention (CPI). Demonstrated knowledge of cognitive behavioral treatment of depression and other psychiatric disorders. Recent Inpatient Psychiatric experience
Hours/Week: Actual Hours will vary Shift
Shift/Days: Day shift; Monday through Friday, no weekends.
Location: University Hospital - Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
PER DIEM/UNIT-BASED TEMPORARY NURSE GUIDELINES1. Each Per Diem or unit-based temporary employee working three or more shifts per scheduling period will be scheduled to work a minimum of two weekend shifts per scheduling period (8 hours = 1 shift). The contractual definition of a weekend applies for Per Diem or unit-based temporary employees.* Per Diem or unit-based temporary nurses who preschedule two or fewer shifts per scheduling period do not have to meet the weekend requirements. They may add additional UNANTICIPATED SHIFTS ONLY.2. Each Per Diem or unit-based temporary nurse will be expected to work a portion of scheduled shifts on off shifts (recommended guide: 25%).3. Managers may establish additional guidelines based upon individual unit scheduling requirements. Therefore, it is recommended that managers and per diem nurses or unit-based temporary meet to discuss specific unit expectations.4. Each Per Diem or unit-based temporary nurse will be scheduled to work the number of shifts during holiday weeks that reflects his/her normal scheduling pattern. Per Diem or unit-based temporary nurses should be scheduled to work shifts during three out of the six holiday weeks and one of these weeks should be Christmas or New Year's week. (A week is defined as Sunday through Saturday during which the holiday falls). Per Diem or unit-based temporary nurses are to be scheduled after all regular staff are scheduled per contract language.*Guidelines apply to all Per Diem or unit-based temporary nurses regardless of hire date.
This temporary position may meet eligibility requirements for health care benefits.
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