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Responsibilities*

To provide nursing care to patients and families of the Pediatric Neurology Division.
Provide support to the pediatric neurology medical faculty.
Telephone triage will be the primary function and will include: triage calls from patients, families, clinicians and other healthcare team members.
Develop and maintain collaborative relationships with all team members to improve patient outcomes. Active participation in quality improvement initiatives.  
Candidate must be able to function with minimal supervision and be highly motivated to provide excellent care and patient advocacy.
*This posting replaces job #156361. 

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.

Required Qualifications*

Current licensure to practice nursing in the State of Michigan.  
Minimum of three (3) years pediatric nursing experience (within the last five years)
Ambulatory care experience required. Phone triage experience required.
Demonstrated excellent critical thinking skills relative to assessment, planning, intervention and evaluation 
Demonstrated ability to organize and manage multiple interventions simultaneously
Demonstrated ability to problem solve in a collaborative manner  
Demonstrated effective verbal and written communication skills.  
Demonstrated experience with computer keyboarding 

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*

Demonstrated experience with pediatric neurology population
Demonstrated experience with quality improvement initiatives 
BSN

Work Schedule

Hours:  40 hours per week, Monday – Friday, 8-hour shifts, Start time to be determined upon hire
Location:  C&W Mott Children’s Hospital
 
Note: All new employees will be expected to float to a designated unit(s) in times of low census.

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.