Grad Nurse, Full Time Nights, Gerber Med Surg
Company: Spectrum Health
Posted on: June 12, 2021
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The Graduate Nurse plays a key role in the delivery of caring,
competent patient care in conjunction with a mentoring Registered
Nurse. Will perform assessments in an ongoing and systematic
manner, formulate a goal directed plan of care and implement
delegated interdependent and independent direct care activities
based on skills learning and clinical training, assessment findings
and evaluation of any previous interventions. Collaborates with
mentoring RN on the nursing process, supporting documentation and
other items as appropriate. It is expected that Graduate Nurses
will successfully obtain certification/licensure from the State of
Michigan and transition into a Registered Nurse role within 120
- Administers care to a designated group of patients under
direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse.
- Gives professional nursing care to all patients and their
families, by using the delegated, interdependent and independent
functions of nursing to maintain the standard of care.
- Utilizes the nursing process as a means to assess for
intervention in all levels of care, in analyzing and evaluating the
clinical picture of the patient and as a means for using critical
thinking skills in active problem solving. Performs assessment in
an ongoing and systematic manner formulating a goal directed plan
of care, which is prioritized and utilizes nursing diagnosis in
partnership with mentoring Registered Nurse.
- Implements delegated interdependent and independent direct care
activities skillfully based on skills learning and clinical
training, assessment findings and evaluation of any previous
interventions. Evaluates the care given using the Plan of Care
(Standards of Care), revising and deleting problems as needed.
- Identifies patient learning needs through the assessment
process and mutually establishes education goals with the
patient/family, looking for the teachable moment, and implementing
measures to meet these goals.
- Establishes priorities in patient care assignments, based on
essential patient care needs and availability of unit resources in
terms of time, personnel, equipment, and supplies.
- Uses the Plan of Care (Standard of Care) to guide the
documentation of the care delivered, demonstrating any necessary
revisions for the individual patient. Documents care given using
the nursing process and critical thinking skills.
- Performs efficiently in patient and family emergency
situations, following established policies, procedures and
protocols. Remain calm, documents events accurately, informs
appropriate persons, and seeks ways to decrease risk.
- Required High School Diploma or equivalent Must be in last
semester of an approved Nursing certification program, successfully
graduating by semester's end.
- CRT-Basic Life Support (BLS) - AHA American Heart
- CRT-Basic Life Support (BLS) - ARC American Red Cross
- LIC-Registered Nurse (RN) - STATE_MI State of Michigan within
SITE - Spectrum Health Gerber Hospital - 212 Sullivan -
Med-Surg - Gerber
Night (United States of America)
Weekly Scheduled Hours
Hours of Work
7 p.m. to 7:30 a.m.
Every other weekend
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