- Department: NICU
- Bronson Methodist Hospital, Kalamazoo, MI
- Various positions open full-time, part-time and contingent
- Various shifts available
- Associates, Diploma or BS or BSN degree in Nursing
- RN licensure in the State of Michigan in good standing
- Previous related work experience required
Internal applicants: Please note this posting is for external applicants only, internal applicant should apply to a job posting with a specific position/requisition number.
Bronson Healthcare serves patients and families throughout southwest and south central Michigan. We offer a full range of services from primary care to advanced critical care at more than 60 locations. Locally owned and governed, we are the region's leading healthcare system and one of the area's largest employers. Our physicians and staff are nationally recognized for many exceptional achievements in quality, safety and service.
We believe Bronson patients deserve the best possible care and we are always working to achieve it. So whether you enjoy working with patients, or supporting those who do, an exciting career is waiting here for you.
Under general supervision and in accordance with the policies, procedures and guidelines established within the organization, the unit, and the Michigan Public Health Code, the registered nurse manages the care delivery for patients in the organization throughout the length of stay to achieve quality outcomes and timely discharge.
Must have an Associate's degree, Diploma, or Bachelor of Science degree from an approved Nursing Program prior to employment, and have a current Michigan RN license in good standing. Must be an organized, dependable nurse who possesses excellent customer service, communication, and documentation skills. Must be able to handle busy unit, have good organizational skills, enjoy patient teaching, and supports Family Centered Care Philosophy. 2 years recent NICU experience preferred. Weekend and holiday rotation required. Weekend requirements are 5 weekend shifts in a 6 week rotating predictable schedule.
Employees hired into a Registered Nurse position at Bronson on or after 12/29/13 are asked to sign an education agreement, committing to obtain a BSN degree within five years of acquiring a nursing position.
Mental & Visual Fatigue: Work which produces high levels of mental/visual fatigue, e.g., interactive and re¡petitive or small detailed work requiring alertness and concentration for sustained periods of time, the operation of and full attention to a personnel computer or CRT between 40 and 70 percent of the time Physical Effort: Involves regularly lifting of bulky or moderately heavy weights (i.e., up to 50 pounds) and occasionally assisting with heavier tasks or expending the equivalent effort in pushing, pulling, or otherwise handling material, equipment and other objects.