Provide skilled home care nursing services during intermittent visits to multiple patients on a daily basis.
Assess physical, psychosocial and environmental needs of patients and families in accordance with agency, state and federal regulations.
Coordinate care for assigned caseload of patients and families as a member of a multi-disciplinary home health team.
Document appropriately via Point of Care computer documentation.
Current licensure to practice nursing in the State of Michigan
Two (2) or more years of acute adult/medical/surgical and/or home care experience in the last 5 years
Ability to demonstrate excellent problem solving and triage skills
Ability to work independently in a multidisciplinary, fast-paced environment as demonstrated by interview, professional references and performance evaluations
Direct experience with all types of vascular access devices, wound care, and oxygen therapies
In-depth experience in patient education (i.e. self-care, disease management state)
Demonstrated proficiency with computer skills, Microsoft Word, e-mail, and smart phones
Excellent communication and customer service skills
Ability to travel from point A to point B throughout the workday as assigned
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
Home care experience as a Registered Nurse within the last two years
Certification in home care related specialty; i.e. wound care, ostomy certified, cardiac rehabilitation, diabetes, COPD
Experience in teaching and developing patient education materials
Experience with EPIC Home Health
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.
Appointment: 40 Hours
Shift:: Day shift, with rotating weekends and evenings.
Hours: 9:00am- 5:30pm
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.
Michigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally. Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.