Spectrum Health RN 5W Observation Butterworth Part Time Days in Grand Rapids, Michigan
Facility: Butterworth Hospital - GRAND RAPIDS, MI
Department: Bw Observation
Category: Registered Nurse
Classification: Part-time with Benefits (A2)
Delivers nursing care responsibly and accountably as described professionally by the American Nurses Association (ANA) and legally by the State of Michigan. Demonstrates competency through the critical thinking model known as the nursing process. This includes assessment, diagnosis, outcomes identification, planning, implementation, and evaluation. Upholds the standards of professional performance as described by the ANA. This includes ethical practice, culturally congruent practice, communication, collaboration, leadership, education, evidence-based practice and research, quality of practice, professional practice evaluation, resource utilization and environmental health. Strives to achieve optimal outcomes.
5 West is a smaller unit comprised of 25 beds at Butterworth Hospital supporting our Emergency Department and Level 1 Trauma Center.
This brings a lot of variety to the patients you will care for and provides the ability to strengthen your critical thinking skills and be part of a dynamic team providing excellent patient care to those needing to further testing and observation of symptoms related to:
*chest pain, heart failure, kidney stones, psychiatric diagnosis, GI, orthopedic, and neuro for both acute and chronic illness patients. *
Patient Ratio to RNs is about 4/5
*5 West physicians and mid level providers stay on our unit, providing 24 hour accessability to them. This improves relationship and has a positive impact on patient care! *
*Orientation is individualized to the new hire's needs, starting on days and transitioning to the shift you are hired into. *
Education - Associate's Degree in Nursing Bachelor's Degree in of Science in Nursing must be obtained within 5 years for those who start in this RN role on or after January 1, 2017 - SHGR Bachelor's Degree in of Science in Nursing must be obtained within 7 years for those who start in this RN role between January 1, 2013 and December 31, 2016 - SHGR
Experience - Successful completion of a competency-based orientation program
Registered Nurse (RN) State of Michigan Upon Hire
Basic Life Support (BLS) 90 Days
Clinical Area of Specialty Certification
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