Sep 05, 2019

RN ICU-Neuro/CCU (14883)

  • Vighter Medical Group
  • Bay City, MI, USA
Full-Time Health Care Professional Services Program Management

Job Description


Company: Vighter Medic--al Group LLC

Title: Registered Nurse - Intensive Care Unit-Neuro/CCU

Position Type: Contract 13 Week Assignment (Temp to potential hire)

Location: Bay City, MI

Reports to: Project Manager

Shift Type: Nights, 7pm-7:30am, 12 hours, every other weekend, no on call

Job Summary:
Vighter is recruiting a contract Registered Nurses to perform intensive care duties at McLaren Bay Region Critical Care Unit. The Registered Nurse collaborates with physician to provide a plan of care that will return the patient to optimal health. Provides bedside nursing care and carries out medical orders. Delegates to and oversees Nurse Assistant, Patient Care Associate, OB Care Associate, Surgical Service Assistant, Nursing Clerk and Psychiatric Tech functions. Responsible for evaluating effectiveness of care plan.

Principle Accountabilities:
  • Assumes responsibility for a leadership role encompassing:
  • Integrating evidence-based knowledge into practice.
  • Delegation and coordination of tasks and assignments of nursing care.
  • Facilitates/participates in patient conferences.
  • Identifies and provides the means to meet patients' ongoing and discharge/transfer teaching needs by communicating with the appropriate resource persons and attending discharge/transfer planning conferences.
  • Assumes the responsibility for professional growth by seeking out educational opportunities and utilizing programs in the hospital or elsewhere in the community.
  • Teaches and/or guides professional and ancillary personnel.
  • Precepts/mentors new employees and students.
  • Functions as a team leader to ensure proper patient placement and delegation of assignments.
  • Communicates relevant information in a manner that is understandable and effective.
  • Shows organizational skills through effective planning.

Credentialing Requirements:
  • Current unrestricted Michigan license to practice as a registered nurse
  • BLS certification (from American Heart Association)
  • ACLS certification (from American Heart Association)
  • Shall not have been convicted of a felony
  • Shall be able to read, write, and speak English
  • Shall be able to operate a personal computer utilizing Microsoft applications, such as Explorer, Outlook, Word, Excel, etc. so as to efficiently create and/or utilize an Electronic Medical Record

Evidence of graduation from baccalaureate, associate, or diploma nursing program in nursing for registered nurse.

  • 2 years experience - Required
  • Comfortable with floating to similar units Required
  • Comfortable floating to ER Preferred
  • Septic shock and multiple vasopressors experience Required
  • Comfortable with Basic Dysrhythmia (will be testing) Required
  • Neuro surgical experience Preferred

  • None

Physical Requirements/Working Environment
  • Must be able to sit for more than 8 hours per day
  • Must be willing to work overtime if necessary
  • Must be able to use an elevator or walk up and down stairs
  • Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds and carry up to 10 feet
  • Must be able to routinely grasp or handle objects, use finger dexterity, bend elbows/knees and reach above and below shoulders
  • Must be able to read and interpret handwritten and typewritten print
  • Must be able to communicate by voice and detect sound by ear
  • Must be able to pass a criminal background investigation
  • Must be able to pass a urine drug screen

  • General Liability, Professional Liability, and Medical Malpractice Insurance paid for by the company
  • Full-time employees receive Health, Dental, Vision, Basic Life, Voluntary Life, Accidental Disability & Dismemberment, 4% retirement match 401K, Short-term and Long-term Disability, Critical Illness, and Accident Coverage



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