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This is a "multiple-fill" job opening:

A total of two (2) (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)



Provides skilled nursing services to patients in their homes and is responsible for assessing nursing needs, including the physical, psychosocial and environmental needs of patients and their families.
May act as a primary nurse to one or more patients, encompassing the responsibilities of updating care plans, medication profiles and maintaining organization of the medical chart in the home.
The home health RN safely completes procedures and treatments as necessary.
As a member of a multi-disciplinary home health staff, the RN ensures the provision of safe delivery of nursing care following all department policies and state and federal regulations.

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 State of Michigan Registered Nurse License
  • Twelve months (12 mo) of acute nursing experience or equivalent
  • Twelve months (12 mo) tracheostomy care and mechanical ventilator experience
  •  Ability to work autonomously in a non-structured environment
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Physical Ability:  must be able to lift 50 pounds
  • Travel is required throughout Southeast Michigan.

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*

Broad-based nursing skill level
One (1) year of home health care experience
Home Mechanical Ventilation experience
Pediatric Nursing experience

Work Schedule

Appointment: 40 hours
Shift: Day/Night shift, rotating holidays and weekends per contract

Location: Southeast Michigan, must be willing to travel for specific patient assignment in Washtenaw, Wayne, Livingston and Jackson counties.

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.