How to Apply
This is a "multiple-fill" job opening:
A total of three (3) (1.0 FTE), Registered Nurses will be hired to fill this job opening.
Hours & shifts are identical for both hires.
(see below for work schedule detail)
This is a DECENTRALIZED FLOAT RN position which includes staffing assignments in multiple adult, surgical specialty ambulatory clinics.
o Minimally Invasive (MIS)/Bariatric Surgery
o Colorectal Surgery (CRS)
o Hepatobiliary Surgery (HPB)
o Acute Care Surgery I (ACS I)
o Acute Care Surgery II (ACS II)—Non Trauma, Trauma, and Burn
o Endocrine Surgery (GSE)
o Thoracic Surgery (THSU)
The DECENTRALIZED FLOAT RN will:
Provide coordinated FLOAT nursing care to adult surgical patients and their families in the specialty settings noted above.
Participate as a member of a collaborative and multi-disciplinary team in fast-paced surgically based clinics to provide efficient and effective care
Provide tele-health nursing care to include triage calls, portal messaging from patients, families, clinicians, and other healthcare team members.
Perform pre-operative teaching, counseling and obtain informed consent for a variety of surgical procedures.
Complete postoperative telephone consultations.
Assist with a variety of procedures, participate in clinic support of physicians and support assistive staff as needed.
Nursing Specific Info
Salary & Nursing Framework Level:
This UMPNC RN posting is posted as Nursing Framework LEVEL C (B INC).
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.
Minimum of two (2) years direct inpatient or outpatient care for an adult surgical population with emphasis in General Surgery most beneficial.
Demonstrated excellence in communication skills; both verbal and written.
Demonstrated excellence in critical thinking skills and problem solving skills in daily practice: assessment, planning, intervention and evaluation of care.
Demonstrated customer service and conflict management skills.
Demonstrated ability to establish collaborative practice with multidisciplinary team.
Demonstrated ability to function independently.
Demonstrated skills to organize and manage multiple interventions simultaneously understanding acuity and urgency in prioritizing duties.
Demonstrated flexibility in accepting changing clinical assignments on short notice.
Proficiency in computer and keyboarding skills, using an electronic medical record, and Microsoft Office and calendaring experience.
Reliable transportation to drive to varying clinic locations
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 ambulatory care experience inclusive of tele-health experience (within last two (2) years).
Previous experience as a float nurse.
Experience with care coordination and managing complex patient populations.
Broad range of clinical experience.
Note: All new employees will be expected to float to a designated unit(s) in times of low census.
University of Michigan Health System conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings. Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act.
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U-M EEO/AA Statement
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.