Registered Nurse - Surgical ICU

The Surgical ICU (SICU) at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit has midnight shift opportunities for experienced RNs with a minimum of one year of in-patient Med/Surg. Come join our team with the highest in-patient acuity in Michigan for your next challenging and rewarding career step.

Detroit, MI

Henry Ford Health System

Founded in 1915 by auto pioneer Henry Ford, Henry Ford Health System (HFHS) is one of the nation&rsquo;s leading comprehensive, health systems. It provides health care delivery including acute, specialty, primary and preventive care services backed by excellence in research and education.<br /><br /> <ul> <li>Mission: To improve people's lives through excellence in the science and art of health care and healing.</li> <li>Vision: Transforming lives through health and wellness, one person at a time.</li> </ul> <br />Search for your next career with Henry Ford Health System &mdash; then apply, or recommend a friend. <a href="" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">CLICK HERE</a> to view all open careers.

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Registered Nurse

Overview: <span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: medium;">Surgical ICU offers a new learning experience each day due to the variety of surgical intensive care specialties cared for in our 40 bed unit.&nbsp; Patient populations include trauma, neurological-trauma, vascular, liver, kidney and pancreas transplant, and general surgical patient populations. The unit includes all surgical patient modalities and medical co-morbidity.&nbsp; Our patients are cared for by a multidisciplinary team focused on delivering evidenced based, high quality standards of care.&nbsp;</span><br /> <ul type="disc"> <li><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: medium;">Position: 36 hours per week/three 12 hour shifts</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: medium;">Shift: Midnights 7 pm to 7 am</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: medium;">Benefits: Full time benefit package</span></li> </ul>
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Provides leadership in the coordination and delivery of quality compassionate patient care</li> <li>Utilizes the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation, to provide, delegate, supervise and document care and teaching of patients and family</li> <li>Effectively communicates pertinent patient/family information to health care team</li> <li>Participates in finding solutions for variances from patient goals and ensures implementation of solutions</li> </ul>
Requirements: <p>Current licensure by the Michigan State Board of Nursing.</p> <div class="job_qualifications"> <ul> <li>BSN preferred</li> <li>Graduation from an accredited school of nursing</li> <li>Clinical knowledge and analytical abilities necessary to formulate effective nursing care plans</li> <li>Ability to perform a wide variety of professional nursing services</li> <li>Ability to effectively communicate with patients, families, and hospital personnel</li> <li>Minimum of 1 year of recent experience working as an RN on a Med/Surg floor or in an ICU preferred</li> </ul> </div>