|Specialty:||-ALL-, Cardiology, ICU / CCU, Pediatrics|
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The Pediatric Cardio-thoracic Intensive Care Unit (PCTU) is a 20 bed tertiary care center receiving patients from state, regional, national and international referrals. PCTU specializes in the medical and surgical care of infants, children, adolescents and adults with congenital and acquired heart disease. Our goal is the provision of exemplary nursing care embracing a philosophy of family centered care empowering families to participate in the decision making and care of their children.
The Pediatric Cardio-thoracic Intensive Care Unit nurse cares for patients in a technology intensive environment including ECMO, CRRT and VAD's. They are required to perform complex physiologic patient assessments in a high intensity environment for high acuity patients with rapidly changing status. Our patients undergo the most progressive surgical and catheterization interventions. Our nursing staff practice in close partnership with the cardiologists, cardiothoracic surgeons and fellows providing individual support and education to families and patients throughout their intensive care unit admission.
Current Michigan Registered Nurse License.
Two (2) years of recent inpatient Pediatric Cardio-Thoracic ICU or Pediatric ICU nursing experience.
Hours per week: 36
Shift/Hours/Days: Night shift; 8 and 12 hour shifts; Monday through Friday and rotating weekends
If you have questions regarding this posting or would like assistance with nursing opportunities please contact Nurse Recruitment at (734) 936-5183. To apply for this position, please visit our nursing website, www.UMnursing.org , posting #128683. The University of Michigan Health System offers competitive wages and benefits, along with a 2:1 retirement match!
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.