This is an open adult 20 bed Intermediate Care Unit which admits both Surgical and Medical patients.
The population includes patients to ill for acute care units, but do not require the intensive care levels of the ICU. Hemodynamically stable postoperative patients requiring fluid resuscitation, patients requiring aggressive pulmonary toilet, short term ventilator patients, and patients requiring frequent vital signs or cardiac monitoring are the types of admissions this unit receives.
The care model is concurrent collaborative care provided by the primary teams and the attending covering the Intermediate Care Unit for the week.
The admitting service will provide the patient medical care.
Nursing Specific Info
Salary & Nursing Framework Level:
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.
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 Michigan RN License
Graduate Nurses will be considered, but must have passed the NCLEX and be licensed in the State of Michigan.
RESUME REQUIRED (for both internal & external applicants):
You must attach a complete and accurate resume to be fully considered for this position.
Required qualifications must be met by the candidate in order to be interviewed and considered for the position.
2 years RN ICU experience
Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to successfully resolve conflicts as demonstrated by current employment experience.
1 year charge nurse experience
1 year of current ventilator experience
Hours: 32 hours per week, Nights, 8hr shifts (4 shifts per week)
Location: University Hospital- 8D Medical Surgical Intermediate Unit
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.
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