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Responsibilities*

Provide skilled home care nursing services during intermittent visits to multiple patients on a daily basis.
Assess physical, psychosocial and environmental needs of patients and families in accordance with agency, state and federal regulations.
Coordinate care for assigned caseload of patients and families as a member of a multi-disciplinary home health team.
Document appropriately via Point of Care computer documentation.

 

Replaces posting #145697

Nursing Specific Info

Under Michigan Law, a criminal history check including fingerprinting is required as a condition of employment or transfer for this position.

Nursing Specific Info

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.

Required Qualifications*

Current licensure to practice nursing in the State of Michigan

Two (2) or more years of acute adult/medical/surgical and/or home care experience in the last 5 years

 Ability to demonstrate excellent problem solving and triage skills

 Ability to work independently in a multidisciplinary, fast-paced environment as demonstrated by interview, professional references and performance evaluations

 Direct experience with all types of vascular access devices, wound care, and oxygen therapies

 In-depth experience in patient education (i.e. self-care, disease management state)

 Demonstrated proficiency with computer skills, Microsoft Word, e-mail, and smart phones

 Excellent communication and customer service skills

 Ability to travel from point A to point B throughout the workday as assigned

 


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

Desired Qualifications*

 Home care experience as a Registered Nurse within the last two years

 Certification in home care related specialty; i.e. wound care, ostomy certified, cardiac rehabilitation, diabetes, COPD

 BSN

 Experience in teaching and developing patient education materials

Experience with EPIC Home Health

 

Work Schedule

Appointment: 40 Hours
Shift:: Day shift, with rotating weekends and evenings.
Hours: 9:00am- 5:30pm

Union Affiliation

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.

Background Screening

Michigan Medicine 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.

Mission Statement

Michigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally.  Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.