Assistant Clinical Leader RN - Medical Surgical (Med-Surg)

Posted on May 18, 2019 by Ascension

Warren, MI 48091
Health Care
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time

We Are Hiring

Assistant Clinical Leader - Nursing Med Surg Unit - Full-Time,Day - Ascension Macomb-Oakland Hospital, Warren Campus - Warren,MI

Why Join Ascension?

Ascension Michigan is a member of Ascension Health, the largest not-for-profit Catholic Health system in the United States.

Our Mission, Vision and Values: Ascension Michigan, 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.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Ascension Michigan, you will have the opportunity to assist with management of patient care activities and assigned staff.

Responsibilities:

  • Provides direction and support to unit staff. Supervises admissions, conducts assessment of patient's needs, and initiates nursing care plans. Evaluates and documents patient progress.
  • Facilitates planning, implementation, development, and evaluation of nursing programs, initiatives and objectives for the unit.
  • Assists with development and implementation of policies and procedures.
  • Serves as a liaison between the manager, staff and other areas within the organization. Identifies and resolves issues affecting delivery of patient care services in a unit.
  • Performs all responsibilities and competencies of a RN.
  • Demonstrates personal commitment to the organization's core values and nursing mission, vision, and philosophy through active involvement in the quality improvement process.
  • In partnership with the department Leader, supervises department RNs and other department associates, makes or recommends decisions on corrective action/termination, assignment of duties, reviews and addresses associate concerns.
  • Performs all other duties and projects as assigned.

What You Will Need

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:
  • Bachelor's Level Degree
    • Bachelor of Science in Nursing required, or 5 years of directly applicable experience required BSN must be obtained within 2 years of hire date
Work Experience:
  • Two years of progressively more responsible work experience.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension Michigan 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.
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Thank you for considering a career with Ascension Michigan.
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