Staff Nurse, Bronson Battle Creek
Salary Range: $23.74 - $35.98
Department: BBC ICU (Intensive Care Unit)
Schedule: Part time 48hrs/pp
Shift: 3rd shift
Hours: 1845-0715; rotating weekends/holidays
Under minimal supervision provides and manages professional nursing care to assigned patients in accordance with the Michigan Nurse Practice Act, professional nursing standards, and established hospital and nursing policies and procedures. Exercises professional judgement in utilizing the nursing process to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate patient care. Works closely with and may direct other professional and ancillary nursing personnel providing total nursing care. Must be proficient with the software appropriate for their department (i.e. Cerner, OMNI, Rad-Net, Pharm-Net, Quest) and demonstrate a thorough understanding of department charges/charge order set(s), department CDM, and charge capture processes (including reconciliation and error correction). Performs other related duties as assigned. While actual duties and responsibilities may vary depending on the patient care unit, the following are characteristic of the nature and level of work performed. Registered Nurse in the State of Michigan with at least 1 year of general medical surgical nursing experience.
To intentionally increase the academic preparation of the Bronson Battle Creek nursing community, effective July 1, 2010 new associates hired to positions requiring a Registered Nurse license will require a Baccalaureate of Science in Nursing (BSN) or enrollment in a BSN (RN to BSN) program within 12 months of hire. New associate degreed RN graduates with less than two years of experience will be given a 24-month time frame from date of hire for enrollment in a RN to BSN program.