To provide nursing care, assessment, evaluation, training and monitoring to an assigned patient population (inclusive of pediatric and adult) requiring home infusion and durable medical equipment prior to hospital discharge and in the outpatient clinic setting. To provide nursing advice and consultation to nursing and other health team staff along the continuum of care. Triage problems as they arise with home patients. To train and serve as a preceptor of nursing and others assigned to Home Care Services. To participate in health team activities.
Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Michigan. Two (2) or more years adult and/or pediatric medical/surgical nursing experience within the last five (5) years. Two (2) years of recent clinical experience that demonstrates effective coordination of clinical care for a broad range of patients. Ability to demonstrate excellent problem solving, critical thinking and triage skills and to work independently in a multidisciplinary, fast paced environment as evidenced by interview, references and performance evaluation. Direct care with all types of vascular access devices (i.e.: PICCs, midlines, implanted, tunneled), wound care and oxygen patients.
NOTE: In order to be considered for this position the applicant must have met or will have met all the required qualifications prior to the start date of employment.
RESUME REQUIRED (for both internal & external applicants): You must attach a complete and accurate resume to be fully considered for this position.
Home Infusion, DME and \or home care experience as a RN within the last two (2) years.
One (1) or more years adult and/or pediatric oncology nursing experience within the last 5 years. BSN preferred
Experience teaching and developing patient education material/policies and procedures for home infusion and equipment techniques. Two (2) or more years adult and pediatric medical/surgical nursing experience. . Certification in Infusion Therapy or Nutrition Support. Computer skills, i.e. Microsoft Word, Excel
In-depth recent experience in patient education (i.e.: self care, disease state management). Excellent communication and customer service skills. Demonstrated knowledge of the continuous quality improvement process.
Experience with MiChart Peripheral IV insertion experience
Nursing at Michigan offers a competitive salary with excellent benefits!
Salary range for Registered Nurses- $65,840.24 - $104,150.85
Evening Shift Differential- $2.45 per hour
Night Shift Differential- $3.30 per hour
Weekend Differential- $1.75 per hour
The benefit package includes:
Excellent medical, dental and vision coverage
2:1 Match on retirement savings and immediate vesting
Generous Paid Time Off Allowances
Robust Tuition and Certification support programs
Large offering of no cost CEs and professional development for advancement
Hours per week: 40hrs/week Shift/ Hours/Days: Hours 11 AM to 7:30 PM, but may vary. Occasional on-call
**Note: Role will require cross training to both the Hospital staff role (in-hospital setting) and in-home nursing (patient visits).
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.
Under Michigan law, a criminal history check including fingerprinting is required as a condition of transfer or employment for this position.
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The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Internal Number: 176660
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