This is a "multiple-fill" job opening: A total of 8 Full-Time, Registered Nurses will be hired to fill this job opening.
Hours & shifts are identical for all hires. (see below for work schedule detail)
University Hospital-Operating Room Internship
The internship is a six-month operating room orientation program. This educational program provides a valuable and unique career opportunity for graduate nurses/registered nurses. By teaching the RN a wide range of skills and knowledge, the program prepares the intern for their new role as a perioperative nurse. The internship program is conducted in a classroom, laboratory, and patient care setting.
The internship position is 40 hours per week. There will be Day/Evening shifts included in this position, with call and weekend/holiday obligations.
Start Date: October 2017
Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Michigan. Graduate Nurse applicants will be considered. Condition of hire for Graduate Nurses: Selected GN must successfully pass N-CLEX and be licensed as a RN in the state of Michigan no later than 45 days from date of hire. Ability to work with a non-responsive patient population. Demonstrated ability to handle stress, conflict and resolution. Demonstrated interpersonal skills, with the ability to work as a team member. Call commitment with 30 minute response time.
NOTE: Required qualifications must be met by the candidate in order to be interviewed and considered for the position.
RESUME REQUIRED (for both internal & external applicants): You must attach a complete and accurate resume to be fully considered for this position.
NOTE: All applicants selected to interview will complete a 1/2 day observation in the UH-OR (unpaid). The UH-OR internship requires a two year commitment to working in the UH-OR.
BSN Operating Room experience. A satisfactory attendance record proven by employment references.
Current Michigan RN license. Graduate Nurse applicants will be considered. Condition of hire for Graduate Nurses: Selected GN must successfully pass N-CLEX and be licensed as an RN in the state of Michigan no later than 45 days from date of hire.
Hours:40 hours/week Shift: Day/Evening rotation with call and weekend/holiday obligations. Location: University Hospital-Operating Room
All new employees will be expected to float to a designated unit(s) in times of low census.
This position is covered under the collective bargaining agreement between the U-M and the Michigan Nurses Association and the U-M Professional Nurse Council union, which contains and settles all matters with respect to wages, benefits, hours and other terms and conditions of employment.
Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings. Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act.
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