Ascension Health Registered Nurse - Rehab / Borgess Gardens / FT Night / 36 Hours Weekly in Kalamazoo, Michigan

Additional Job Information

Title: Registered Nurse - Rehab BG

City, State: Kalamazoo, MI

Location: Borgess Gardens

Department: Skilled Nursing Facility 002

Additional Job Details: FT Night, 36 Hours Weekly

Marketing Statement

Your Connection to Wellness

Borgess isn’t only a place where people go to get well. It’s a place where people learn to stay well and live well. It’s where caregivers and patients connect for lasting wellness. We believe connecting with people at many different levels fosters an environment for better healing. Together, through sharing compassionate care and medical expertise, we’ve touched hundreds of thousands of lives in meaningful ways.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Registered Nurse - Rehab provides direct nursing care to patients undergoing physical, occupational and/or speech-language therapy in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Implements and monitors patient care plans. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate.

  • Serves as a primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care.

  • Notes and carries out physician and nursing orders.

  • Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.

  • Take appropriate action to assure adequate staffing to provide resident care. Supervise and assess resident care and take appropriate action.

  • Implement facility procedures to provide resident care.

  • Assists with reprocessing, supply acquisition, patient charges and limited supervisory duties in overseeing and directing surgical department personnel.

  • The above is intended to describe the general content of and requirements for the performance of this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Finger Printing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Licensed Registered Nurse obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Graduate of a School of Nursing required as of start date.

  • Bachelor's of Science in Nursing preferred.

  • Previous experience in a long-term care facility, geriatric facility or rehabilitative nursing preferred.

How To Apply

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension Candidate Care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Borgess Health is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to the nondiscrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, handicap, disability, veteran or marital status.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.