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McLaren Health Care Nurse Intern in Detroit, Michigan

Description

The Student

Nurse I is a member of the patient care services team with primary

responsibilities

for technical,

multi-skilled direct and indirect patient care activities. The Student Nurse I is

assigned to

work under the supervision of a registered nurse who delegates tasks based upon

patient needs

and Student Nurse I skills and abilities.

The Student Nurse I will report all deviations

from expected

patient parameters to the registered nurse.

It is recognized that specific patient

care tasks may

vary widely in type and frequency from unit to unit or across service lines,

based

on the nature

of the patient population being served.

Therefore, individual units, or service lines,

may

appropriately add to or delete from the duties defined in the Student Nurse I

job description

when approved

by nursing administration.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborates

and cooperates with care team members to ensure consistency and quality of care

and promotes productive employee relations among staff members. Demonstrates an understanding of and

commitment to the philosophy and objective of continuous improvement, team work

and the mission, vision and values of the KCI, and adheres to the KCI Customer

Service Standards.

  • Performs

a variety of basic patient care activities under the direction of a registered

nurse, such as bed making, bathing patients, vital signs and feeding patients.

  • Assists

the registered nurse by gathering data on patient conditions, direct patient

observation, obtaining vital signs, recording oral intakes, monitoring input

and output, weighing patients, recording/charting patient information and

interacting with patient and family members.

Reports changes in patient medical and/or emotional condition to the

registered nurse. Documents

interventions and patient responses according to policy. Assists nursing personnel in responding to

various emergency patient situations.

  • Assists

patient in activities of daily living by feeding, bathing, toileting and other

personal hygiene regimes.

Qualifications

  • High

school diploma or GED.

  • A first-year nursing student,

currently enrolled and in good standing, in an accredited school of nursing.

Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Job: Student

Primary Location: Michigan-Detroit-Karmanos Cancer Cntr/Instit

Organization KCC10-Karmanos Cancer Center

Shift Variable

Job Type Standard

Schedule Per Diem

Req ID: 20010788

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