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Company: Sparrow Health System
Location: Charlotte, MI
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech


Job Opportunity Job ID: 29239 Positions Location: Charlotte, MI   Job Description   General Purpose of Description:

Positions Location: Charlotte, MI


Job Description


General Purpose of Job:  

Provides direct nursing care for defined patient   population.  Delivers safe,   cost-effective, patient-centered care in a timely, efficient and equitable   manner.  Contributes to quality patient   outcomes by assessing, planning, coordinating, implementing and evaluating   patient care. 


Essential Duties:

  •   Collects comprehensive data pertinent to the patient\u2019s health   initially and on an ongoing basis as indicated.  Prioritizes data collection based on   patient condition.
  •   Analyzes data to identify nursing diagnosis and patient needs.
  •   Identifies expected outcomes for a plan individualized to the patient   or situation.  Modifies expected   outcomes based on changes in patient status.
  •   Develops a patient plan of care that prescribes strategies to reach   expected outcomes. Implements and coordinates care delivery among the   clinical disciplines and documents those activities.
  •   Evaluates effectiveness of plan and interventions related to patient   responses and expected outcomes.
  •   Educates patients, families, significant others using methods   appropriate to the situation and considering patient\u2019s learning needs,   readiness to learn, and culture.
  •   Participates in quality improvement activities. Demonstrates quality   by documenting the application of nursing process in a safe, accountable and   ethical manner.
  •   Uses and integrates current research findings and other evidence to   maintain and demonstrate competency, enhance role performance, and increase   knowledge of professional issues. Contributes to the professional development   of peers and colleagues.
  •   Provides age appropriate care in a culturally and ethically sensitive   manner using current research and other evidence as the basis for patient   care.
  •   Collaborates with patient, patient\u2019s family, and other disciplines in   the conduct of nursing practice.
  •   Attends staff meetings and in-service   programs as required.
  •   Supports and serves as a role model for our   mission, vision, values and customer service initiatives. Adheres to the   organization\u2019s policies, procedures, and compliance guidelines. Uses the Code   of Ethics for Nurses with interpretive statements to guide professional   practice.
  •   Performs other duties as assigned.
Job Requirements General Requirements\u2022 Valid State of Michigan RN License \u2022 CPR/BCLS certification \u2022 ACLS within six months \u2022 Completion of telemetry competency within eight weeks Work ExperienceNo experience required. Education\u2022 Associate\u2019s degree in Nursing Specialized Knowledge and Skills\u2022 Knowledge of nursing theory and techniques \u2022 Knowledge of accrediting and regulatory standards and hospital policies related to the provision of nursing care including HIPAA confidentiality and TJC mandates \u2022 Written and computer skills necessary to prepare required documentation \u2022 Interpersonal skills necessary to effectively communicate with patients, families, physicians, and health care professionals in the exchange of information. The incumbent is also required to handle problem situations in a tactful, courteous and respectful manner \u2022 Skills necessary to provide guidance, training, prioritize and review the work of assigned staff \u2022 Analytical ability to assess patient\u2019s progress and to determine appropriate intervention based on nursing theory and incorporation of patient and physician goals \u2022 Mental ability to complete required documentation in a timely manner, deal with the concerns and emotional needs of patients and their families, and appropriately respond to stressful/emergency situations \u2022 Physical ability to stand for prolonged periods of time, walk extensively, transfer/lift/ reposition/assist patients, and properly utilize the equipment/devices necessary in providing prescribed care to patients

Sparrow Health System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Job Family Registered Nurses/Nursing Leadership Requirements: Shift Nights Degree Type / Education Level Associate Experience Level New Grad

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