Provides nursing care to patients receiving sedation in the Oral Maxillofacial Surgery Clinic, Oral Surgery West (OS West) and Dental School clinic. Coordinates nursing care; pre-procedure, intra-procedure and during recovery phase. Administers sedation/analgesia under the direction of a physician. Assesses and documents hemodynamic status during sedation and post procedure. Initiates peripheral intravenous lines. Assists physicians and advanced practice professionals in clinic. Be responsible for the management of medication inventory, in-basket, telephone triage and orientation of peers and colleagues. Provide telephone triage, advice and provide patient education for head and neck oncology conditions including pre and post op care, direct clinical care, and nursing documentation using the Epic and MiDent systems.
Current licensure to practice nursing in the state of Michigan.
Two years of experience within the past five years, as an ICU, ED, Flight Nurse or as a Sedation Analgesia Professional.
Completion of/or demonstrated ability to complete the IV sedation course
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.
Experience with the oral surgery patient population
Recent (within last four years) ambulatory care experience
Demonstrated ability to apply critical thinking skills in daily practice: assessment, planning, intervention and evaluation.
Excellent attendance as evidenced by previous work performance evaluations and/or attendance record.
Demonstrated excellent verbal and written communication and customer service skills
Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain a collaborative working environment
Proficiency using and documenting in an electronic medical record.
Resume for both internal and external applicants must be submitted at time of application.
Salary & Nursing Framework Level: This UMPNC RN posting is posted as Nursing Framework LEVEL C. Actual Nursing Framework LEVEL and salary will be determined at time of hire. Nursing Framework levels range from Level A to Level F.
Required qualifications must be met by the candidate in order to be interviewed and considered for the position. Posting may be filled after the initial 5-day posting period. Applicants who have left the UMPNC bargaining unit must include on their resume dates of past employment including months and years of service along with effort. Positions less than 20 hours/week may be combined.
If you have questions regarding this posting or would like assistance with nursing opportunities please contact Nurse Recruitment at (734) 936-5183.
Hours: 8 hour shifts, 40 hours/week
Shift: Monday – Friday, variable hours based on clinic needs
Location: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Clinic, University Hospital, OS West, and Dental School Clinic
****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.
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The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Internal Number: 179608
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