REGISTERED NURSE: University Hospital (8D Intermediate Care/Intensive Care Unit)

Nursing- All Nursing
Ann Arbor, MI
January 12, 2022
01/12/2022 – 01/30/2022

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Job Summary

This is a multi-unit RN position, which involves staffing assignments on multiple units, per the labor agreement with UMPNC, Section H, page 55, Multi-Unit Positions.

The home unit will be 8D; holidays and PTO will be determined from the home unit. The RN can be scheduled on the assigned multi-unit, based on  staffing needs and will be expected to staff on any multi-unit, to be determined at a later date. Units included in this multi-unit position include the home unit 8D Intermediate Care/Intensive Care Unit, and other units within the UH Adult Critical Care units. These multi-units may include: 6D Critical Care Medicine Unit, 5D Surgical ICU, and Trauma Burn ICU. 

Mission Statement

Michigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally.  Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.

Why Join Michigan Medicine?

Michigan Medicine is one of the largest health care complexes in the world and has been the site of many groundbreaking medical and technological advancements since the opening of the U-M Medical School in 1850. Michigan medicine is comprised of over 26,000 employees and our vision is to attract, inspire, and develop outstanding people in medicine, sciences, and healthcare to become one of the world's most distinguished academic health systems. In some way, great or small, every person here helps to advance this world-class institution. Work at Michigan Medicine and become a victor for the greater good.

What Benefits can you Look Forward to?

Nursing at Michigan offers a competitive salary with excellent benefits!  

Salary range for Registered Nurses

  • Hourly range for Registered Nurses (0-11 months experience) $33.58/hr
  • Hourly range for Registered Nurses (12+ months experience) $33.64-$52.08/hr
  • Evening Shift Differential- $2.55 per hour
  • Night Shift Differential- $3.40 per hour
  • Weekend Differential- $1.75 per hour

The benefit package includes: 

  • Excellent medical, dental and vision coverage
  • 2:1 Match on retirement savings and immediate vesting
  • Generous Paid Time Off Allowances
  • Robust Tuition and Certification support programs
  • Large offering of no cost CEs and professional development for advancement



Our Patient and Families

8D is a 20-bed, Critical Care unit which provides care for critical and moderate care medical-surgical patients, as well as those patients who are in transition from ICU to general care and rehabilitation floors. Our patient population requires highly skilled nursing care for the acute and chronic ventilated patient as well as those patients who have difficulties weaning from ventilator support. We care for a broad variety of medical diagnosis and service many different medical teams in the institution.

Philosophy of Care

Our philosophy of care is to provide expert, conscientious, evidence-based, holistic patient-centered care and to identify, evaluate and implement that care in the Intermediate Care environment.

Our Nursing Team

Our nurses and technical support staff are highly motivated and skilled in providing care to our acutely ill and medical-surgical patient population. We have a diverse group of nurses with a broad range of experience who possess a wide array of medical knowledge and background to bring to our team. The nurses on 8D take great pride in caring for our patients with a team and interdisciplinary approach, as well as utilizing the holistic nursing process to inspire our patients to a healthy recovery

This posting replaces positions on #198711 and #202630

Nursing Specific Info

Salary & Nursing Framework Level:
This UMPNC RN posting is posted as Nursing Framework LEVEL C.
Actual Nursing Framework LEVEL and salary will be determined at time of hire.
Nursing Framework levels range from Level A to Level F.

Required qualifications must be met by the candidate in order to be interviewed and considered for the position. Posting may be filled after the initial 5-day posting period. Applicants who have left the UMPNC bargaining unit must include on their resume dates of past employment including months and years of service along with effort. Positions less than 20 hours/week may be combined.

If you have questions regarding this posting or would like assistance with nursing opportunities please contact Nurse Recruitment at (734) 936-5183.

Required Qualifications*

  • Current Michigan RN license 
  • Eighteen (18) months of acute care adult telemetry or moderate care RN experience

RESUME REQUIRED (for both internal & external applicants):
You must attach a complete and accurate resume to be fully considered for this position.

In order to be considered for this position the applicant must have met or will have met all the required qualifications prior to the start date of employment.

Desired Qualifications*

  • BSN preferred
  • ICU RN experience
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to successfully resolve conflicts as demonstrated by current employment experience
  • One (1) year charge nurse experience
  • One (1) year of current ventilator experience

Work Schedule

Hours: 36 hours per week,

Shift: Nights,12hr shifts

Location: 8D Intermediate Care/Intensive Care Unit

All new employees will be expected to float to a designated unit(s) in times of low census.

Union Affiliation

This position is covered under the collective bargaining agreement between the U-M and the Michigan Nurses Association and the U-M Professional Nurse Council union, which contains and settles all matters with respect to wages, benefits, hours and other terms and conditions of employment.

Background Screening

Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings.  Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act. Pre-employment drug testing applies to all selected candidates, including new or additional faculty and staff appointments, as well as transfers from other U-M campuses.

Selection Process

Michigan Medicine seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the diverse people of Michigan and to maintain the excellence of the University. We welcome applications from anyone who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching, and clinical mission, including women, members of minority groups, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. The Department of Nursing, like the University of Michigan as a whole, is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all persons and will not discriminate against any individual because of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, height, weight, or veteran status.   

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

U-M COVID-19 Vaccination Policy

COVID-19 vaccinations are now required for all University of Michigan students, faculty and staff across all three campuses, including Michigan Medicine.  This includes those working or learning remotely.  More information on this policy is available on the Campus Blueprint website or the U-M Dearborn and U-M Flint websites.