In collaboration with the Registered Nurse (RN), provides safe, quality care for patients/residents according to individualized care plan that supports patient/resident outcomes. Treats all patients/residents with dignity and respect. Know, follow and maintain resident rights. Assists with over sight of non-clinical and support staff personnel.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
(20%) Assesses patient health care needs, nursing care requirements and the delivery of nursing care for all assigned patient, recognizing the specific individual needs of the neonatal pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patient.
(20%) Plans and prioritizes care required to meet assigned patients' health care needs.
(20%) Implements nursing actions in accordance with established standards of nursing practice and established policy.
(20%) Evaluates the effectiveness of nursing care to ensure responsible and appropriate care is rendered to patients.
(20%) Self-Management: Holds self accountable for delivery of responsible nursing care, demonstrates effective communication skills and interpersonal relationships. Assumes responsibility for own continued development and assists with the development of other staff members.
OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Participates in Performance Improvement as required by MidMichigan Health.
Understands and is accountable for MidMichigan Health’s customer service standards.
Associates Degree or higher in Nursing required.
Bachelors Degree in Nursing preferred.
Registered Nurse license in the State of Michigan required.
Previous direct patient care experience preferred.
Medical terminology or related experience preferred.
Will consider a student nurse in their final semester of nursing school in a Graduate Nurse capacity.