Location: Traverse City
Status (FT/PT): Full-Time
Shift: Day shift
Req ID: 57939
The nurse in the Department of Radiology has a dynamic and varied role with primary responsibilities of providing quality nursing care to the patient. Skills utilized in his/her job performance include assessment, communication, teaching, leadership, and management. Areas where the nurse may function: General Diagnostics, Special Procedures, Nuclear Medicine, Ultrasound, Computerized Tomograpy, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, and Munson Professional Building Outpatient Radiology Department.
Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Michigan.
Minimum of one year critical care experience (i.e. ER, PACU, CCU ICU, A2, CTU)
Current BCLS requiredACLS and PALS certifications preferred. (Must obtain these certifications within one year)Observance of AORN guidelines for proper attire in the procedure suite.
Must comply with radiation safety requirements such as use lead apron and radiation badge during all angio, MPR and CT procedures
Accountable to the Unit Manager or designee of the assigned patient care unit; ultimately accountable for the practice of nursing to the Vice President, Patient Care Services.
Provides direction to and supervision of LPNs, Techs, Clerks, Nursing Assistants, and/or other categories as needed.
Works collaboratively and effectively with all members of the Patient Care Team.
Supports the Mission, Vision and Values of Munson Healthcare.
Embraces and supports the Performance Improvement philosophy of Munson Healthcare.
Promotes personal and patient safety.
Uses effective customer service/interpersonal skills at all times.
Follows Scope and Standards of Practice from American Nurses Association as listed below.
Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
As a part of Munson Healthcare’s commitment to providing quality patient care, qualified applicants accepting certain full-time positions are eligible for a $10,000 sign-on bonus incentive with employment commitment. Applicants can learn more about the transition incentive and qualifications when connecting with a recruiter.