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Henry Ford Health System Registered Nurse / Cardiology - Short Stay / Detroit / 24 Hours Days in Detroit, Michigan

At Henry Ford Hospital, all nurses strive to provide exceptional patient care every day. They are encouraged to participate in quality assurance activities, research and shared governance to make a difference in the care given to patients and families. Henry Ford Nursing uses evidence-based practice, professional practice standards and the Henry Ford Hospital Professional Nurse Practice Model to drive nursing practice.

Thank you for your interest in Henry Ford Hospital Nursing.

Cardiology/Short Stay – B2

The Cardiology/Short Stay Unit has 25 beds that house both inpatients and outpatients. The inpatient side specializes in patients with structural heart disease, severe aortic/mitral valve stenosis, mitral regurgitation and heart failure. The outpatient side cares for patients who require either a same-day recovery or overnight stay (under 24 hours). Patients from the Cardiac Cath Lab, Electrophysiology Lab, Interventional Radiology, Vascular, Pain Service and Structural Heart arrive on B2 for extended recovery and monitoring.

The nurses on this unit are in the center of cutting-edge medicine. They develop a skill set that allows them to provide post-procedural care for a variety of procedures. Since the unit houses both inpatient and outpatient, the nurses gain a unique experience from working on a mixed unit. Structural heart patients make for an exciting fast-paced day filled with learning opportunities.

  • Position: 24 Hours

  • Shift: Days

  • Benefits: Part time benefit package

    EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

  • Graduation from an accredited school of nursing

  • Current Michigan RN license

  • Telemetry experience preferred. Previous inpatient experience preferred

  • BLS certification. ACLS preferred

  • Excellent communication and customer service skills

    Overview

    Under the leadership of President and CEO Wright L. Lassiter, III, Henry Ford Health System is a

    $6 billion integrated health system comprised of six hospitals, a health plan, and 250+ sites

    including medical centers, walk-in and urgent care clinics, pharmacy, eye care facilities and

    other healthcare retail. Established in 1915 by auto industry pioneer Henry Ford, the health system

    now has 32,000 employees and remains home to the 1,900-member Henry Ford Medical Group, one

    of the nation’s oldest physician groups. An additional 2,200 physicians are also affiliated with the

    health system through the Henry Ford Physician Network. Henry Ford is also one of the region’s

    major academic medical centers, receiving between $90-$100 million in annual research funding and

    remaining Michigan’s fourth largest NIH-funded institution. Also an active participant in medical

    education and training, the health system has trained nearly 40% of physicians currently practicing

    in the state and also provides education and training for other health professionals including nurses,

    pharmacists, radiology and respiratory technicians. visitHenryFord.com.

    Benefits

    Whether it's offering a new medical option, helping you make healthier lifestyle choices or

    making the employee enrollment selection experience easier, it's all about choice. Henry

    Ford Health System has a new approach for its employee benefits program - My Choice

    Rewards. My Choice Rewards is a program as diverse as the people it serves. There are

    dozens of options for all of our employees including compensation, benefits, work/life balance

    and learning - options that enhance your career and add value to your personal life. As an

    employee you are provided access to Retirement Programs, an Employee Assistance Program

    (Henry Ford Enhanced), Tuition Reimbursement, Paid Time Off, Employee Health and Wellness, and a whole host of other benefits and services. Employee's classified as contingent status are not eligible for benefits.

    Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

    Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer Henry Ford Health System is committed to the hiring, advancement and fair treatment of all individuals without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, size, height, weight, marital status, family status, gender identity, sexual orientation, and genetic information, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal and state laws.
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