Spectrum Health RN Pediatric ICU Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital in Grand Rapids, Michigan
Facility: Helen DeVos Children's Hospital - GRAND RAPIDS, MI
Department: Hdvch-8th Fl Floor Picu
Category: Registered Nurse
Classification: Full-time with Benefits (A1)
Delivers nursing care responsibly and accountably as described professionally by the American Nurses Association (ANA) and legally by the State of Michigan. Demonstrates competency through the critical thinking model known as the nursing process. This includes assessment, diagnosis, outcomes identification, planning, implementation, and evaluation. Upholds the standards of professional performance as described by the ANA. This includes ethical practice, culturally congruent practice, communication, collaboration, leadership, education, evidence-based practice and research, quality of practice, professional practice evaluation, resource utilization and environmental health. Strives to achieve optimal outcomes.
The Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital PICU was recently awarded the Beacon Award at the highest level of Gold. We are the only PICU to receive this recognition in Michigan. There are only 33 PICU’s in the nation that have received Beacon status and only 12 of them Gold status. The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) created the Beacon Award for Excellence to recognize individual units that distinguish themselves by improving every facet of patient care. We are dedicated to the patients and families that we serve and are proud to be recognized as one of the best.
Education- Associate's Degree or equivalent in Nursing required. Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in Nursing must be obtained within 4 years of hire
Experience- Successful completion of a competency-based orientation program
Licenses- MI RN License
Basic Life Support (BLS) within 90 days of hire
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)within 1 year of hire
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