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 Macomb-Oakland Hospital, you will have the opportunity to provide direct nursing care for anesthetized patients in the immediate post-operative or post-procedural period.
Follows aseptic sterile technique according to Association of Perioperative Registered Nurses / American Society of Peri Anesthesia Nurses (AORN/ASPAN) standards.
Evaluates patient's responses to treatments and interventions.
Manages patient's pain.
Anticipates case-specific needs based on knowledge of procedure(s) performed and pathophysiology.
Initial and ongoing assessment of airway patency, respiratory status, breath sounds, type of artificial airway and oxygen saturation. Mechanical ventilator settings and end tidal CO2 monitoring if indicated.
What You Will Need
Certification specializing in Advanced Cardio Life Support obtained within 9 Months (270 days) of hire date or job transfer date.
Current Registered Nurse (RN) licensure with the State of Michigan required.
One or more of the following:
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.
Pediatric Advanced Life Support.
Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing required
Minimum of two years critical care, ER or PACU experience in an acute inpatient setting required.
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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