Ascension Health RN Registered Nurse - Elective Surgery in Detroit, Michigan
Job ID: 276037
RN Registered Nurse - Elective Surgery
Additional Job Information
Title: Registered Nurse
City, State: Detroit, MI
Location: St John Hospital & Medical Center
Department: 5 East Elective Surgery
Additional Job Details: Full-Time, Day, 36 hours Weekly
Unit Description: 19 bed elective surgery unit. An exciting and dynamic surgical unit specializing in the pre and post-operative nursing care of patients having the following types of elective surgery: General, Vascular, Thoracic, Abdominal, Gastrointestinal, Urology, Bariatric, gynecological, oral maxillofacial and ENT. We provide a healing environment centered around providing top quality care to our patients and their families. We provide fundamental learning needs for the novice RN and the opportunity to gain med/surg expertise and certification for the experienced RN. RNs on 5 East enjoy a mutual respect and collaboration with St. John Physicians and multidisciplinary care teams.
St. John Providence Health System is a member of Ascension Health, the largest not-for-profit Catholic Health system in the United States.
Our Mission, Vision and Values: St. John Providence Health System, as a Catholic health ministry, is committed to providing spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals in the communities we serve, with special attention to the poor and vulnerable.
Our Values: We are called to: Service of the Poor, Reverence, Integrity, Wisdom, Creativity and Dedication
Our Vision: Our passion for healing calls us to cultivate trust, advocate wellness, and transform healthcare.
The Registered Nurse provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.
Implements and monitors patient care plans. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate.
Serves as a primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care.
Notes and carries out physician and nursing orders.
Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.
Displays ability to perform unit-specific skills based on unit competency validation process and department-required certifications, to be required within department scope.
Provides leadership to health care team including orientation, delegating work assignments, charge RN and other leadership responsibilities as assigned.
Demonstrates personal commitment to the organization's core values and nursing mission, vision, and philosophy through active involvement in the quality improvement process.
Performs all other duties and projects as assigned.
Basic Life Support Provider certification from the American Heart Association (AHA) required. American Red Cross (ARC) CPR for Professional Rescuers card will be accepted upon hire but renewal must be a BLS Provider card from AHA.
Current Registered Nurse (RN) licensure with the State of Michigan required or must be obtained prior to hire/transfer date.
Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing, Associate's Degree required within 4 months from hire/transfer date Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred
- One year of relevant experience preferred.
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