Ascension Health Registered Nurse (RN) - Surgical Services Unit Based in Madison Heights, Michigan

Job ID: 254171

Registered Nurse (RN) - Surgical Services Unit Based

Madison Heights, Michigan

Regular/Rotating

Additional Job Information

Title: RN-Surg Svcs Unit Based

City, State: Madison Heights,MI

Location: St John Oakland Hospital-34031

Department: Surgery 001

Additional Job Details: PRN,Rotating, 0 hours,Weekly

Schedule : variable hours due to case volume and staffing needs; no weekends.

About Us

St. John Providence Health System is a member of Ascension Health, the largest not-for-profit Catholic Health system in the United States.

Our Mission, Vision and Values: St. John Providence Health System, as a Catholic health ministry, is committed to providing spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals in the communities we serve, with special attention to the poor and vulnerable.

Our Values: We are called to: Service of the Poor, Reverence, Integrity, Wisdom, Creativity and Dedication

Our Vision: Our passion for healing calls us to cultivate trust, advocate wellness, and transform healthcare.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Registered Nurse delivers professional nursing care in the operative setting to patients undergoing surgical or other invasive procedures.

Responsibilities:

  • Performs scrub functions including the selection and handling of instruments and supplies used during procedure.

  • Performs circulating functions including monitoring, recording and communicating patient condition and managing overall nursing care of patient before, during and after procedure.

  • Directly assists operating physician with surgical tasks including hemostasis, suturing and wound exposure as well as patient positioning.

  • Prepares operating rooms and surgical instruments and equipment for use.

  • Compliant to all job responsibilities identified in the RN job.

  • Performs all other duties and projects as assigned.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • Basic Life Support Provider certification from the American Heart Association (AHA) required. American Red Cross (ARC) CPR for Professional Rescuers card will be accepted upon hire but renewal must be a BLS Provider card from AHA.

  • Current Registered Nurse (RN) licensure with the State of Michigan required.

Education:

  • Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing required Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred

Work Experience:

  • 6 months of related experience required.

How To Apply

If you are interested in joining the St. John Providence Health System team, please apply by completing an online application at https://ascension.org/Careers.

To apply as a current Ascension employee, please log into My Ascension and follow this path: MyAscension > My Links > Associate Links > HR > My Career > Job Opportunities. To find these postings, please search by the Job ID number.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. John Providence Health System is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all associates and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, height, weight, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, veteran status or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. The information requested on this application will not be used for any purpose prohibited by law. If you require assistance or an accommodation to complete this application, please let us know.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

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EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccpeeosupplementfinaljrfqa508c.pdf

Reasonable Accommodation

St. John Providence Health System provides reasonable accommodation so that qualified applicants with a disability may participate in the selection process. Please advise us of any accommodations you request in order to express interest in a position by e-mailing: reasonableaccommodations@stjohn.org . Please state your request for assistance in your message. Only reasonable accommodation requests related to applying for a specific position within St. John Providence Health System will be reviewed at the e-mail address supplied.

Thank you for considering a career with St. John Providence Health System.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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