We are seeking an RN to work PRN shifts for our ICU Unit. Please read through all sections before applying...
Delivers nursing care responsibly and accountably as described professionally by the American Nurses Association (ANA) and legally by the State of Michigan. Demonstrates competency through the critical thinking model known as the nursing process. This includes assessment, diagnosis, outcomes identification, planning, implementation, and evaluation. Upholds the standards of professional performance as described by the ANA. This includes ethical practice, culturally congruent practice, communication, collaboration, leadership, education, evidence-based practice and research, quality of practice, professional practice evaluation, resource utilization and environmental health. Strives to achieve optimal outcomes.
Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital is a 49-bed acute care hospital located on the shores of Lake Michigan in the very attractive resort community of Ludington. The hospital provides a variety of inpatient and outpatient services including emergency department services, our Convenient Care Walk-In Clinic, inpatient medical/surgical services, CCU, OB, lab, imaging services, rehabilitation and specialty services, including a sleep lab, our cancer center and an infusion clinic.
Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital has received numerous awards and recognitions including:
The 2017 Michigan Hospital Association Ludwig Award
Recipient of the 2018 Economic Alliance of Michigan Patient Safety Award recipient, just one of eight hospitals designated for this award in all of Michigan
Trauma IV Facility Designation from the State of Michigan in 2018
Awarded the Healthgrades 2018 Patient Safety Excellence Award, a designation that recognizes superior performance in hospitals that have prevented the occurrence of serious, potentially avoidable complications for patients during hospital stays.
Fifth consecutive A grade for Patient Safety from The Leapfrog Group in the spring of 2018
Basics Required for ICU:
Bachelor's Degree in of Science in Nursing must be obtained within 7 years for those who start in this RN role on or after January 1, 2017 (for Ludington)
Licenses & Certs -
Registered Nurse (RN) licensed to practice in State of Michigan, Upon Hire
Basic Life Support (BLS) within 90 Days
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) within 180 Days
National Institute of Health Stroke Scale Certification (NIH)
ICU Preferred only -
Ventilator management experience, hemodynamics monitoring, cardiac monitoring experience,
management of patients undergoing procedures under light sedation,
and management of patients on medications requiring monitoring and titration.
Spectrum Health grants equal employment opportunity to all qualified persons without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, religion, genetic information, marital status, height, weight, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other legally protected category.